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Global material economy

A metric that allows the determination, in terms of mass, of the greenness of a product with respect to all the starting materials involved in the total synthesis.

Themes

Material efficiency

Assessment type

Quantitative

Spatial focus of object

Anywhere

Technical Stage

Concept

Spatial focus of impact

Generic

Life Cycle

No life cycle

English available

Yes

Object: Product
Goal: Self-assessment; product optimisation
Motivation: Improvement