Green chemistry is the design of chemical products and processes that eliminate the use or generation of hazardous substances. This course will introduce students to the philosophy of green chemistry and the impact of sustainable technologies on the environment and society. Students will learn the philosophy of green chemistry. The laboratory will focus on sustainable chemistry practices and green alternatives to conventional experimental methods.


CHEM 201 (C-); or CHEM 211 (C-) and CHEM 204 (C-)

Course Notes

CHEM 404 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements.

CHEM 404 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees. CHEM 404 is an approved Science course. CHEM 404 is an approved Laboratory Science course.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
PDF Acrobat Adobe Reader Fall 2020 onwards


Have questions about this course?

Student Information Services

604 984 4900
604 984 1798 (fax)
Library Building, room LB152