In this class students will learn various processes for recycling and how to leverage it to think of the possibilities to design compounds to biodegrade.
Lesson download includes:
Lesson Plan 14: Designing for Recycling and Degradation
PowerPoint Presentation 14: Designing for Recycling and Degradation
Content Preview: The Waste Treatment Pyramid, Reduced Solvent Use, Waste as a Feedstock, Biodegradation, Design rules/rules of thumb for biodegradation, Designing Products and/or Waste to Biodegrade
Homework 3: Estimating Biodegradability and Key
Class Exercise: Design for Biodegradability and Predicting Biodegradation