Beyond Benign

Who's Committed

Michigan Technological University

Signing Date
6/19/2013
Location
Houghton, MI, USA
Description

Michigan Tech considers green chemistry an integral part of its commitment to a future where materials are designed, produced, and used in ways that cause the least harm while providing the greatest good to humans and the global environment. We recognize that green chemistry education is essential for all well-rounded chemists in the 21st century.

Faculty Size
16
Primary Contact
Dr. Sarah A. Green, sgreen@mtu.edu
Chemistry Degrees Offered

BS; MS; Ph.D.

Implementation of Green Chemistry

Organic chemistry laboratory; general chemistry laboratory

Student Groups

ACS Student Chapter

Goals

Teaching toxicology and related topics within chemistry courses; Integrating climate science in to general chemistry courses