Here you will find example videos of green chemistry labs.  Please use these documents as examples to help implement green chemistry labs at your institutions.  Links to externally hosted green chemistry labs may also be found on the Laboratory Resources page.  Additional materials will be uploaded in the near future, so check back for updates!

 ChemEd 2011 Conference

In 2011 Western Michigan University hosted the ChemEd 2011 conference, an event where educators discussed and shared their experiences, classroom strategies, and laboratories about teaching chemistry.  Numerous events at this conference were devoted to teaching green chemistry to high school and post-secondary students.  More information about this conference may be found here.

 “Greening Up” Your Chemistry Labs: Lemon Oil CO2 Extraction – Kathe Blue Hetter and Dusti Vincent

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Incorporate Green Chemistry into your High School Chemistry Curriculum – Candace Sykes

PDF of Presentation

PDF of Handouts