Chemistry C5 (4)

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  • Created on: 12-01-20 17:26

Atom Economy 

atom economy is the % of reactants changed to useful products 

Atom economy= total Mr of desired product/total Mr of all products *100

100% atom economy means all the reactants wer chnaged to useful prodcust and no waste was made therefore the highr the atom economy the greener the process 

High atom economy is btter for profits and the environment 

reactions with low atom economies use up resources very quickly and produce lots of waste too that has to…


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