Minnesota Green Chemistry 2013: Beakers to Business Plans

This conference highlighted what it takes to bring green chemistry into the marketplace. The morning sessions focused on research, technology, work force and labor issues, and academic partnerships. The afternoon highlighted business success stories and the "nuts and bolts" of implementing green chemistry for both start-ups and established companies.

Jim Hobbs, Vice President of Business Development at BioAmber, Inc. and Paul Anastas, Director of the Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering at Yale University gave the keynote addresses. A video of Paul Anastas' presentation can be found here.