Thu, 03/05/2015 - 8:30am to Fri, 03/06/2015 - 5:00pm
The field of alternatives assessment has grown significantly over the last decade because of increasing regulatory, marketplace and consumer demands to substitute chemicals of concern in consumer products and manufacturing processes. This 2-day international symposium will provide a collegial forum for governmental agency staff, university researchers, industry sustainability professionals
Investment has proven to be critical for the growth of green chemistry and bio-based materials, as large amounts of capital are needed to take new chemicals and products to the market. With demand for safer chemicals increasing as consumers seek products that have minimal climate, energy and environmental problems, green chemistry has begun to take center stage for investors across the world.