Beyond Benign

Who's Committed

Northeastern University

Signing Date
6/19/2013
Location
Boston, MA, USA
Description

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
29
Primary Contact
Dr. Vaso Lykourinou, v.lykourinou@northeastern.edu
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

Goals
  • 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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