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Exciting New Book Available on “Element Recovery and Sustainability” from the RSC

23 August 2013

Andrew Hunt (Editor)
ISBN: 978-1-84973-616-9
Copyright: 2013
Format: Hardback
Extent: 270

'Mining' for metals using Nature's machines

20 September 2012

Scientists at the University of York are to lead an international team that will explore the use of plants to recover precious metals from mine tailings around the world. Read more...

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Anderson, C.W.N., Bhatti, S.M., Gardea-Torresdey, J. & Parsons, J. (2013). In vivo effect of copper and silver on synthesis of gold nanoparticles inside living plants. ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, 1, 640-648.

Clark, J.H., Parker, H.L., Rylott, E.L., Hunt, A.J., Dodson, J.R., Taylor, A.F., Bruce, N.C. (2013). Supported palladium nanoparticles synthesized by living plants as a catalyst for suzuki-Miyaura reactions. PLOS ONE, 9 (1), DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0087192.
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Dodson, J.R., Hunt, A.J., Parker, H.L., Yang, Y. & Clark, J.H. (2012). Elemental Sustainability: Towards the total recovery of scarce metals. Chemical Engineering and Processing, 51, 69-78.

Hunt, A.J. (Ed.). (2013). Element Recovery and Sustainability. RSC: Cambridge.

Hunt, A.J. et al.. (2014). Phytoextraction as a tool for green chemistry. Green Process Synth, 3, 3–22.
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