14.09.2008 - 20.09.2008 | From Moscow to St. Petersburg, Russia

2nd International IUPAC Conference on Green Chemistry

The 2nd IUPAC Conference on Green Chemistry will take place aboard of the four-decked motorship “Alexander Radishchev” traveling from Moscow to St. Petersburg, Russia. The opening ceremony and first keynote lectures will take place in the Aula of the Building of Scientific Center – Fundamental Library of M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University.

Main topics of the conference:

1. Benign Synthesis routes
1.1 Heterogeneous catalysis
1.2 Homogeneous catalysis
1.3 Enzymatic catalysis
1.4 Alternative solvents
1.5 New reagents

2. Future green energy sources
2.1. Hydrogen technology
2.2. Fuel cell technology
2.3. Energy saving

3. Use of renewables
3.1 New biomass technologies
3.2 Plant polymers
3.3 Biofuels

4. Benign process technology
4.1 Microreactor technique
4.2 Micro wave technology
4.3 Photo chemistry

5. Education in green chemistry