Paul Anastas

Teresa and H. John Heinz III Professor in the Practice of Chemistry for the Environment

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2017

  • Journal Article
    Gillet, S., M. Aguedo, L. Petitjean, A. R. C. Morais, A. M. D. Lopes, R. M. Lukasik, and P. T. Anastas. “Lignin transformations for high value applications: towards targeted modifications using green chemistry.” Green Chemistry 19.18 (2017): 4200-4233. DOI: 10.1039/c7gc01479a
  • Journal Article
    Kovács, E., P. Sághy, G. Turczel, I. Tóth, G. Lendvay, A. Domján, P. T. Anastas, and R. Tuba. “Metathesis of renewable polyene feedstocks – Indirect evidences of the formation of catalytically active ruthenium allylidene species.” Journal of Organometallic Chemistry 847 (2017): 213-217. DOI: 10.1016/j.jorganchem.2017.04.018
  • Journal Article
    Rosbrook, K., H. C. Erythropel, T. M. DeWinter, M. Falinski, S. O'Malley, S. Krishnan-Sarin, P. T. Anastas, J. B. Zimmerman, and B. G. Green. “The effect of sucralose on flavor sweetness in electronic cigarettes varies between delivery devices.” PLoS ONE 12.10 (2017): e0185334. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0185334
  • Journal Article
    Petitjean, L., R. Gagne, E. S. Beach, J. An, P. T. Anastas, and D. Xiao. “Quantum Chemistry Analysis of Reaction Thermodynamics for Hydrogenation and Hydrogenolysis of Aromatic Biomass Model Compounds.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 5.11 (2017): 10371-10378. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02384
  • Book Chapter
    Coish, P., E. McGovern, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “The Value-Adding Connections Between the Management of Ecoinnovation and the Principles of Green Chemistry and Green Engineering.” Green Chemistry: An Inclusive Approach. Ed. B. Török and T. Dransfield. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2017. 981-998. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-809270-5.00033-9
  • Journal Article
    Escande, V., C. H. Lam, C. Grison, and P. T. Anastas. “EcoMnOx, a Biosourced Catalyst for Selective Aerobic Oxidative Cleavage of Activated 1,2-Diols.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 5.4 (2017): 3214-3222. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02979
  • Journal Article
    Gillet, S., M. Aguedo, R. Petrut, G. Olive, P. Anastas, C. Blecker, and A. Richel. “Structure impact of two galactomannan fractions on their viscosity properties in dilute solution, unperterbed state and gel state.” International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 96 (2017): 550-559. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2016.12.057
  • Journal Article
    Gillet, S., L. Petitjean, M. Aguedo, C. H. Lam, C. Blecker, and P. T. Anastas. “Impact of lignin structure on oil production via hydroprocessing with a copper-doped porous metal oxide catalyst.” Bioresource Technology 233 (2017): 216-226. DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2017.02.090
  • Journal Article
    Kovács, E., G. Turczel, L. Szabó, R. Varga, I. Tóth, P. T. Anastas, and R. Tuba. “Synthesis of 1,6-Hexandiol, Polyurethane Monomer Derivatives via Isomerization Metathesis of Methyl Linolenate.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 5.12 (2017): 11215-11220. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b03309
  • Journal Article
    Escande, V., C. H. Lam, P. Coish, and P. T. Anastas. “Heterogeneous Sodium-Manganese Oxide Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidative Cleavage of 1,2-Diols.” Angewandte Chemie 56.32 (2017): 9561-9565. DOI: 10.1002/anie.201705934
  • Journal Article
    Lam, C. H., A. J. Bloomfield, and P. Anastas. “A Switchable Route to Valuable Commodity Chemicals from Glycerol via Electrocatalytic Oxidation with an Earth Abundant Metal Oxidation Catalyst.” Green Chemistry 8 (2017): 1958-1968. DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00371D
  • Journal Article - Forthcoming
    Coish, P., B. W. Brooks, E. P. Gallagher, M. Mills, T. J. Kavanagh, N. Simcox, G. A. Lasker, D. Botta, S. C. Schmuck, A. Voutchkova-Kostal, J. Kostal, M. L. Mullins, S. M. Nesmith, K. E. Mellor, J. Corrales, L. A. Kristofco, G. N. Saari, B. Steele, L. Q. Shen, F. Melnikov, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “The Molecular Design Research Network.” Toxicological Sciences (2017). DOI: 10.1093/toxsci/kfx175
  • 2016

  • Journal Article
    Corrales, J., L. A. Kristofco, W. B. Steele, G. N. Saari, J. Kostal, E. S. Williams, M. Mills, E. P. Gallagher, T. J. Kavanaugh, N. Simcox, L. Q. Shen, F. Melnikov, J. B. Zimmerman, A. M. Voutchkova-Kostal, P. T. Anastas, and B. W. Brooks. “Toward the Design of Less Hazardous Chemicals: Exploring Comparative Oxidative Stress in Two Common Animal Models.” Chemical Research in Toxicology 30.4 (2016): 893-904. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemrestox.6b00246
  • Journal Article
    O’Connor, M. P., J. B. Zimmerman, P. T. Anastas, and D. L. Plata. “A Strategy for Material Supply Chain Sustainability: Enabling a Circular Economy in the Electronics Industry through Green Engineering.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 4.11 (2016): 5879-5888. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b01954
  • Journal Article
    Coish, P., B. W. Brooks, E. P. Gallagher, T. J. Kavanagh, A. Voutchkova-Kostal, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Current Status and Future Challenges in Molecular Design for Reduced Hazard.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 4.11 (2016): 5900-5906. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.6b02089
  • Journal Article
    Collom, S. L., A. J. Bloomfield, and P. T. Anastas. “Advancing sustainable manufacturing through a heterogeneous cobalt catalyst for selective C-H oxidation.” Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 55.12 (2016): 3308-3312. DOI: 10.1021/acs.iecr.5b03674
  • Journal Article
    Petitjean, L., R. Gagne, E. S. Beach, D. Xiao, and P. T. Anastas. “Highly selective hydrogenation and hydrogenolysis using a copper-doped porous metal oxide catalyst.” Green Chemistry 18.1 (2016): 150-156. DOI: 10.1039/c5gc01464f
  • Journal Article
    Gilbertson, L. M., F. Melnikov, L. C. Wehmas, P. T. Anastas, R. L. Tanguay, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Toward safer multi-walled carbon nanotube design: Establishing a statistical model that relates surface charge and embryonic zebrafish mortality.” Nanotoxicology 10.1 (2016): 10-19. DOI: 10.3109/17435390.2014.996193
  • Journal Article
    Shen, L. Q., F. Melnikov, J. Roethle, A. Gudibanda, R. S. Judson, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Coupled Molecular Design Diagrams to Guide Safer Chemical Design with Reduced Likelihood of Perturbing the NRF2-ARE Antioxidant Pathway and Inducing Cytotoxicity.” Green Chemistry 18.23 (2016): 6387-6394. DOI: 10.1039/C6GC02073A
  • Journal Article
    Melnikov, F., J. Kostal, A. Voutchkova-Kostal, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Assessment of predictive models for estimating the acute aquatic toxicity of organic chemicals.” Green Chemistry 18.16 (2016): 4432-4445. DOI: 10.1039/C6GC00720A
  • Journal Article
    Shen, L. Q., R. S. Judson, F. Melnikov, J. Roethle, A. Gudibanda, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Probabilistic diagram for designing chemicals with reduced potency to incur cytotoxicity.” Green Chemistry 18.16 (2016): 4461-4467. DOI: 10.1039/C6GC01058J
  • 2015

  • Journal Article
    Kostal, J., A. Voutchkova-Kostal, P. T. Anastas, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Identifying and designing chemicals with minimal acute aquatic toxicity.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 120.20 (2015): 6289-6294. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1314991111
  • Journal Article
    Cespi, D., E. S. Beach, T. E. Swarr, F. Passarini, I. Vassura, P. J. Dunn, and P. T. Anastas. “Life cycle inventory improvement in the pharmaceutical sector: assessment of the sustainability combining PMI and LCA tools.” Green Chemistry 17.6 (2015): 3390-3400. DOI: 10.1039/c5gc00424a
  • Journal Article
    Bloomfield, A. J., S. W. Sheehan, S. L. Collom, and P. T. Anastas. “Performance Enhancement for Electrolytic Systems through the Application of a Cobalt-based Heterogeneous Water Oxidation Catalyst.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 3.6 (2015): 1234-1240. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.5b00229
  • Journal Article
    Gilbertson, L. M., J. B. Zimmerman, D. L. Plata, J. E. Hutchison, and P. T. Anastas. “Designing nanomaterials to maximize performance and minimize undesirable implications guided by the Principles of Green Chemistry.” Chemical Society Reviews 44.16 (2015): 5758-5777. DOI: 10.1039/c4cs00445k
  • 2014

  • Journal Article
    Warner, G., T. S. Hansen, A. Riisager, E. S. Beach, K. Barta, and P. T. Anastas. “Depolymerization of organosolv lignin using doped porous metal oxides in supercritical methanol.” Bioresource Technology 161 (2014): 78-83. DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.02.092
  • Journal Article
    Barta, K., G. R. Warner, E. S. Beach, and P. T. Anastas. “Depolymerization of organosolv lignin to aromatic compounds over Cu-doped porous metal oxides.” Green Chemistry 16.1 (2014): 191-196. DOI: 10.1039/c3gc41184b
  • Journal Article
    Kermanshahi-pour, A., T. J. Sommer, P. T. Anastas, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Enzymatic and acid hydrolysis of Tetraselmis suecica for polysaccharide characterization.” Bioresource Technology 173 (2014): 415-421. DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.09.048
  • Journal Article
    Connors, K. A., A. M. Voutchkova-Kostal, J. Kostal, P. Anastas, J. B. Zimmerman, and B. W. Brooks. “Reducing aquatic hazards of industrial chemicals: Probabilistic assessment of sustainable molecular design guidelines.” Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 33.8 (2014): 1894-1902. DOI: 10.1002/etc.2614
  • Journal Article
    Bloomfield, A. J., S. W. Sheehan, S. L. Collom, R. H. Crabtree, and P. T. Anastas. “A heterogeneous water oxidation catalyst from dicobalt octacarbonyl and 1,2-bis(diphenylphosphino)ethane.” New Journal of Chemistry 38.4 (2014): 1540-1545. DOI: 10.1039/c3nj01298k
  • Book Chapter
    Venosa, A. D., P. T. Anastas, M. G. Barron, R. N. Commy, M. S. Greenberg, and G. J. Wilson. “Science-Based Decision Making on the Use of Dispersants in the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.” Oil Spill Remediation: Colloid Chemistry-Based Principles and Solutions. Ed. P. Somasundaran, P. Patra, R. S. Farinato, and K. Papadopoulos. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2014. 1-17. DOI: 10.1002/9781118825662.ch1
  • 2013

  • Journal Article
    Collom, S. L., P. T. Anastas, E. S. Beach, R. H. Crabtree, N. Hazari, and T. J. Sommer. “Differing selectivities in mechanochemical versus conventional solution oxidation using Oxone.” Tetrahedron Letters 54.19 (2013): 2344-2347. DOI: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2013.02.056
  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., B. R. Weeks, R. Stern, and P. T. Anastas. “Plastics additives and green chemistry.” Pure and Applied Chemistry 85.8 (2013): 1611-1624. DOI: 10.1351/PAC-CON-12-08-08
  • Journal Article
    Riederer, A. M., A. Belova, B. J. George, and P. T. Anastas. “Urinary Cadmium in the 1999–2008 U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES).” Environmental Science & Technology 47.2 (2013): 1137-1147. DOI: 10.1021/es303556n
  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., Z. Cui, P. T. Anastas, M. Zhan, and R. P. Wool. “Properties of Thermosets Derived from Chemically Modified Triglycerides and Bio-Based Comonomers.” Applied Sciences 3.4 (2013): 684-693. DOI: 10.3390/app3040684
  • Edited Book
    Anastas, P. T. and J. B. Zimmerman, Eds. Innovations in Green Chemistry and Green Engineering. Ed. P. T. Anastas and J. B. Zimmerman. New York: Springer-Verlag, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-5817-3
  • Book Chapter
    Kermanshahi-pour, A., J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Microalgae-Derived Chemicals: Opportunity for an Integrated Chemical Plant.” Natural and Artificial Photosynthesis: Solar Power as an Energy Source. Ed. R. Razeghifard. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2013. 387-424. DOI: 10.1002/9781118659892.ch15
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Matus, K. J. M., W. C. Clark, P. T. Anastas, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Barriers to the Implementation of Green Chemistry in the United States.” Environmental Science & Technology 46.20 (2012): 10892-10899. DOI: 10.1021/es3021777
  • Journal Article
    Cote, I., P. T. Anastas, L. S. Birnbaum, R. M. Clark, D. J. Dix, S. W. Edwards, and P. W. Preuss. “Advancing the Next Generation of Health Risk Assessment.” Environmental Health Perspectives 120.11 (2012): 1499-1502. DOI: 10.1289/ehp.1104870
  • Journal Article
    Anastas, P. T. “Fundamental Changes to EPA's Research Enterprise: The Path Forward.” Environmental Science & Technology 42.2 (2012): 580-586. DOI: 10.1021/es203881e
  • Journal Article
    Voutchkova-Kostal, A. M., J. Kostal, K. A. Connors, B. W. Brooks, P. T. Anastas, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Towards rational molecular design for reduced chronic aquatic toxicity.” Green Chemistry 14.4 (2012): 1001-1008. DOI: 10.1039/C2GC16385C
  • Journal Article
    Kostal, J., A. Voutchkova-Kostal, B. Weeks, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “A Free Energy Approach to the Prediction of Olefin and Epoxide Mutagenicity and Carcinogenicity.” Chemical Research in Toxicology 25.12 (2012): 2780-2787. DOI: 10.1021/tx300402b
  • Journal Article
    Lubchenco, J., M. K. McNutt, G. Dreyfus, S. A. Murawski, D. M. Kennedy, P. T. Anastas, S. Chu, and T. Hunter. “Science in support of the Deepwater Horizon response.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 109.50 (2012): 20212-20221. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1204729109
  • Journal Article
    Hansen, T. S., K. Barta, P. T. Anastas, P. C. Ford, and A. Riisager. “One-pot reduction of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural via hydrogen transfer from supercritical methanol.” Green Chemistry 14.9 (2012): 2457-2461. DOI: 10.1039/C2GC35667H
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Voutchkova, A. M., J. Kostal, J. B. Steinfeld, J. W. Emerson, B. W. Brooks, P. T. Anastas, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Towards rational molecular design: derivation of property guidelines for reduced acute aquatic toxicity.” Green Chemistry 13.9 (2011): 2373-2379. DOI: 10.1039/C1GC15651A
  • Journal Article
    Lapkin, A. A., A. Voutchkova, and P. Anastas. “A conceptual framework for description of complexity in intensive chemical processes.” Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification 50.10 (2011): 1027-1034. DOI: 10.1016/j.cep.2011.06.005
  • Journal Article
    Mulvihill, M. J., E. S. Beach, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Green Chemistry and Green Engineering: A Framework for Sustainable Technology Development.” Annual Review of Environment and Resources 36 (2011): 271-293. DOI: 10.1146/annurev-environ-032009-095500
  • Journal Article
    Foley, P., A. Phimphachanh, E. S. Beach, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Linear and cyclic C-glycosides as surfactants.” Green Chemistry 13.2 (2011): 321-325. DOI: 10.1039/C0GC00407C
  • Journal Article
    Cui, Z., E. S. Beach, and P. T. Anastas. “Modification of chitosan films with environmentally benign reagents for increased water resistance.” Green Chemistry Letters and Reviews 4.1 (2011): 35-40. DOI: 10.1080/17518253.2010.500621
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
    Voutchkova, A. M., T. G. Osimitz, and P. T. Anastas. “Toward a Comprehensive Molecular Design Framework for Reduced Hazard.” Chemical Reviews 110.10 (2010): 5845-5882. DOI: 10.1021/cr9003105
  • Journal Article
    Foley, P., N. Eghbali, and P. T. Anastas. “Advances in the methodology of a multicomponent synthesis of arylnaphthalene lactones.” Green Chemistry 12.5 (2010): 888-892. DOI: 10.1039/B913685A
  • Journal Article
    Foley, P., N. Eghbali, and P. T. Anastas. “Silver-Catalyzed One-Pot Synthesis of Arylnaphthalene Lactone Natural Products.” Journal of Natural Products 73.5 (2010): 811-813. DOI: 10.1021/np900667h
  • Journal Article
    Anastas, P., K. Teichman, and E. C. Hubal. “Ensuring the safety of chemicals.” Journal of Exposure Science & Environmental Epidemiology 20.5 (2010): 395-396. DOI: 10.1038/jes.2010.28
  • Journal Article
    Boyle, C., G. Mudd, J. R. Mihelcic, P. Anastas, T. Collins, P. Culligan, M. Edwards, J. Gabe, P. Gallagher, S. Handy, J-J. Kao, S. Krumdieck, L. D. Lyles, I. Mason, R. Mcdowall, A. Pearce, C. Riedy, J. Russell, J. L. Schnoor, M. Trotz, R. Venables, J. B. Zimmerman, V. Fuchs, S. Miller, S. Page, K. Reeder-Emery. “Delivering Sustainable Infrastructure that Supports the Urban Built Environment.” Environmental Science & Technology 44.13 (2010): 4836-4840. DOI: 10.1021/es903749d
  • Journal Article
    Anastas, P. T. and N. Eghbali. “Green Chemistry: Principles and Practice.” Chemical Society Reviews 39.1 (2010): 301-312. DOI: 10.1039/b918763b
  • Journal Article
    Voutchkova, A. M., L. A. Ferris, J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Toward molecular design for hazard reduction-fundamental relationships between chemical properties and toxicity.” Tetrahedron 66.5 (2010): 1031-1039. DOI: 10.1016/j.tet.2009.11.002
  • Journal Article
    Gopinadhan, M., E. S. Beach, P. T. Anastas, and C. Osuji. “Smectic Demixing in the Phase Behavior and Self-Assembly of a Hydrogen-Bonded Polymer with Mesogenic Side Chains.” Macromolecules 43.16 (2010): 6646-6654. DOI: 10.1021/ma1006667
  • Journal Article
    Vanasupa, L., R. Burton, J. Solk, J. B. Zimmerman, L. Leifer, and P. T. Anastas. “The Systemic Correlation between Mental Models and Sustainable Design: Implications for Engineering Educators.” International Journal of Engineering Education 26.2 (2010): 438-450. Link
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
    Beach, E. S., Z. Cui, and P. T. Anastas. “Green Chemistry: A design framework for sustainability.” Energy & Environmental Science 2.10 (2009): 1038-1049. DOI: 10.1039/B904997P
  • Book Chapter
    Anastas, P. T. and E. S. Beach. “Changing the Course of Chemistry.” Green Chemistry Education: Changing the Course of Chemistry. Ed. P. T. Anastas, I. J. Levy, and K. E. Parent. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society, 2009. 1-18. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2009-1011.ch001
  • Edited Book
    Anastas, P. T., I. J. Levy, and K. E. Parent, Eds. Green Chemistry Education: Changing the Course of Chemistry. Ed. P. T. Anastas, I. J. Levy, and K. E. Parent. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society, 2009. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2009-1011
  • Book Chapter
    Zimmerman, J. B. and P. T. Anastas. “Integrating Green Engineering into Engineering Curricula.” Green Chemistry Education: Changing the Course of Chemistry. Ed. P. T. Anastas, I. J. Levy, and K. E. Parent. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society, 2009. 137-146. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2009-1011.ch009
  • Edited Book
    Anastas, P. T. (Series Editor). Handbook of Green Chemistry, Volumes 1-11 (2009-2018). Ed. P. T. Anastas. Weinheim, Germany: Wiley-VCH, 2009. DOI: 10.1002/9783527628698
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
    Eghbali, N., J. Eddy, and P. T. Anastas. “Silver-Catalyzed One-Pot Synthesis of Arylnaphthalene Lactones.” Journal of Organic Chemistry 73.17 (2008): 6932-6935. DOI: 10.1021/jo801213m
  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J., P. T. Anastas, and J. B. Zimmerman. “Spatial Assessment of Net Mercury Emissions from the Use of Fluorescent Bulbs.” Environmental Science & Technology 42.22 (2008): 8564–8570. DOI: 10.1021/es800117h
  • Journal Article
    Eckelman, M. J., J. B. Zimmerman, and P. T. Anastas. “Toward Green Nano: E-factor Analysis of Several Nanomaterial Syntheses.” Journal of Industrial Ecology 12.3 (2008): 316-328. DOI: 10.1111/j.1530-9290.2008.00043.x
  • Journal Article
    Manley, J. B., P. T. Anastas, and B. W. Cue Jr. “Frontiers in Green Chemistry: meeting the grand challenges for sustainability in R&D and manufacturing.” Journal of Cleaner Production 16.6 (2008): 743-750. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2007.02.025
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Anastas, P. T. and E. S. Beach. “Green chemistry: the emergence of a transformative framework.” Green Chemistry Letters and Reviews 1.1 (2007): 9-24. DOI: 10.1080/17518250701882441