Beyond Benign

Who's Committed

Northeastern University

Signing Date
Boston, MA, USA

Northeastern University’s Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology are adopting green chemistry in their chemistry major and non-major courses, and are looking to bring green chemistry into their unique co-op program for undergraduate students that help prepare students for chemically related careers and advanced studies.

Faculty Size
Primary Contact
Dr. Vaso Lykourinou,
Chemistry Degrees Offered

BS, MS, Ph.D.

Implementation of Green Chemistry

General chemistry, Organic chemistry, Analytical chemistry; Toxicology; Research, Outreach

Student Groups

ACS Student Chapter

  • Bring Green Chemistry Education to Puerto Rico High Schools
  • Introduce potential chemistry students to green chemistry
  • Continue to add green chemistry across the curriculum
  • Collaborate with other schools and industry
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