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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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GlaxoSmithKline - Corporate Responsibility Report 2007 [PDF]
Abstract: Measures that GlaxoSmithKline is taking in pharmaceutical product design, to minimize environmental and life cycle impacts of their products and processes.
Key Green Research Areas - A Perspective from Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
Abstract: Presentation from the Green Chemisty Institute's Pharmaceutical Roundtable p on their objectives, challenges, priorities, and activities to reduce life cycle and environmental impacts
Source: Green Chemisty Institute's Pharmaceutical Roundtable
Rummaging Through the Green Chemistry Toolbox
Abstract: Synopsis of presentations for green chemistry opportunities at pharmaceuticals, including solvent selection, green design for research and drug development, and more.
Source: Green Chemistry Institute
Solvent Selection Table
Abstract: Rowan University worked with Bristol-Meyers Squibb to obtain and compare chemical and environmental properties of over 50 solvents commonly used in specialty chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
Source: Rowan University
U.S. EPA Meeting on Pharmaceuticals in the Environment
Abstract: Summary of meeting and presentations on bioaccumulation and the environmental effects of metabolites from pharmaceuticals.
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency
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