Carnegie Mellon University

Introduction to Green Chemistry

The first course in the Green Chemistry series, Introduction to Green Chemistry, is a non-technical program suitable for high school students and advanced lower levels. In nine comprehensive lessons, the course takes students through a suite of interactive modules that include lecture videos, interactive games, homework assignments and quizzes. By the end of the course, students will have a solid understanding of Green Chemistry Essentials, The Twelve Principles of Green Chemistry, the Adverse Effects of Chemicals, and Sustainability Ethics.

Evan Beach of Yale University and Bruce Blumberg from the University of California at Irvine contributed to this course.