Pine Needles, from urban waste to effective heterogeneous catalyst

27 Jul

Valorisation of urban waste to access low-cost heterogeneous palladium catalysts for cross-coupling reactions in biomass-derived γ-valerolactone. Federica Valentini,   Francesco Ferlin,   Simone Lilli, Assunta Marrocchi, Liu Ping, Yanlong Gu and Luigi Vaccaro.DOI: 10.1039/D1GC01707A

Outstanding article on Iron C–H activation

3 Feb

Our recent article on the “Waste-minimized synthesis of C2 functionalized quinolines exploiting iron-catalysed C–H activation”, Green Chem., 2021, 23, 490-495. has been selected as outstanding article by the Green Chemistry Editorial Board. Many thanks to Francois Jérôme for appreciating our work.

Outstanding article by Green SOC

27 Oct

Our review article on the “Sustainable flow approaches to active pharmaceutical ingredients”, Green Chem., 2020, 22, 5937–5955 has been selected as outstanding article by the Green Chemistry Editorial Board. Many thanks to Helen Sneddon for appreciating our work.