Towards a Greener Manufacturing Environment
Green manufacturing strategies not only reduce the industry’s carbon
footprint – they also make for more efficient processes from both a raw
materials and waste perspective, resulting in a ‘win-win’ situation for both
the environment and pharmaceutical companies.
By C Stewart Slater and Mariano J Savelski at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Rowan University, US (July 2009)
Keywords: green, environment, carbon footprint, waste, current practices, organic synthesis reactions, EPA