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Upcoming Conferences

Gordon Research Conferences, Green Chemistry
July 22-27, 2012, Lucca (Barga), Italy

Conference Reports

233rd National ACS Meeting, 2007, Chicago, IL USA. Click here to see the ACS meeting notes from the Cellulose and Renewable Materials Division by Prof. R. H. Marchessault.

BioPlastics 2006. The National Research Council of Canada (CNRC) has added its support to the biobased plastics field by launching a new recurring event. This 3 day meeting was from September 27 – 29, 2006 at the Delta Hotel located in Montreal, Que. It was organized by NRC personel of Industrial Materials Institute, Boucherville, Que. Dr. Michel Huneault was the Conference Chairman. Click here for more information.

10th International Symposium on Biological Polyesters (ISBP) 2006 annual conference was held at the University of Minnesota, August 27- 31, 2006. Biodegradable plastics such as PHA's, poly lactic acid and other biological polyesters were discussed. ISBP 2008 is now being planned in Auckland, New Zealand. For the conference report by McGill University's keynote lecturer, Robert H. Marchessault, click here. To see pictures and ISBP highlights go to

Montreal Biotechnology Research Institute hosted "Crossroads in Biotechnology and Industrial Sustainability", March 22-23, 2006. Read the conference summary here, written by Prof. R. H. Marchessault.

Green approaches: a new horizon for future scientists. Student voices from the Pan-American Advanced Studies Institute on Green Chemistry.

Past Conferences

The 3rd International Green Process Engineering Congress (GPE 2011)
December 6-8, 2011, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2011 Michigan Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference
Oct 27, 2011, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

International Greening Education Event 2011 (GEE2011)
Oct 19 - 21, 2011, Karlsruhe, Germany

ACS Summer School on Green Chemistry and Sustainable Energy
June 26 - July 3, 2011, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

15th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference
June 21-23, 2011, Washington, DC

3rd European Process Intensification Conference (EPIC 2011)
June 20-23, 2011, Manchester, UK

94th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition
June 5-9, 2011, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Green Screen for Safer Chemicals
June 7, 2011, Detroit, Michigan

2nd International Symposium on Green Processing in the Pharmaceutical and Fine Chemical Industries
May 29-30, 2008, Yale University, New Haven, CT USA.

Green Science and Technology Conference
June 8-12, 2008, Regina, Saskatchewan

91st Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CSC 2008)
May 24- 28, 2008, Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, Alberta

Spring 2008 235th ACS National Meeting & Exposition
April 6-10, 2008, New Orleans, LA USA


Green Chemistry (Royal Society, UK)

Environmental Science and Technology (Amer. Chem. Soc., USA)

Journal of Polymers and the Environment (Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, USA)

Green Chemistry Blog