nternational Workshop on Alternative Solvents, WAS 2017
International Workshop on Alternative Solvents
“Synthesis, Extraction, Purification and Formulation”
September 28th-29th, 2017
Université de Lyon - 92 rue Pasteur 69007 Lyon
The 2017 Workshop on Alternative Solvents aims at providing a complete overview of the current knowledge on alternative and green solvents used at laboratory and industrial scale for extraction, purification, formulation, and synthesis of natural product. A special emphasis will be dedicated to innovative and original methods and procedures, alternative solvents and safer products.
The workshop will gather professionals from industry, researchers and lecturers from academia engaged in natural product chemistry, and graduate students.
Plenary lectures given by internationally renowned experts in green solvents as well as contributions by industrial involved in the synthesis or use of green alternatives to conventional solvents will pave the 1.5 days of the symposium. A poster session will also offer the possibility to present your latest developments.
A range of social activities are also being planned which includes a networking dinner and sightseeing tours in and around the vibrant city of Lyon.
Please note that the symposium will be limited to ca. 200 participants.
Registrations and call for communications will be launched shortly. You want to be part of WAS 2017, please contact us.
We look forward to welcoming you to Lyon for the International “Workshop on Alternative Solvents” for Synthesis, Extraction, Purification and Formulation.
The Organizing Committee