Foundation: Solvents

What is the major driver for focussing on solvents when addressing the ‘greenness’ of a process?

 

Which of these is not a common solvent class?

 

Which of the following solvents have been considered ‘strongly undesirable’ and discouraged from being used even in screening reactions?

 

Which of the following solvents are listed as substances of very high concern (SVHC) under REACH?

 

Which of the following solvents can be bio-derived?