Microwaves in Green and Sustainable Chemistry

  • Antonio de la HozEmail author
  • Ángel Díaz-Ortiz
  • Pilar Prieto
Part of the The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry book series (HEC, volume 32)


Since the creation of the group of microwaves and sustainable organic synthesis (MSOC) we have been interested in the development and applications of synthetic methodologies for green and sustainable synthesis. In this account major contributions in microwave-assisted organic synthesis (MAOS) related to green and sustainable chemistry are described.


Computational calculations Green Chemistry Microwaves Solvent-free 



Financial support from the MINECO of Spain through project CTQ2011-22410 is gratefully acknowledged.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio de la Hoz
    • 1
    Email author
  • Ángel Díaz-Ortiz
    • 1
  • Pilar Prieto
    • 1
  1. 1.Departamento de Química Inorgánica, Orgánica y Bioquímica, Facultad de Ciencias y Tecnologías QuímicasUniversidad de Castilla-La ManchaCiudad RealSpain

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