The Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence (GCCE) is a world-leading academic facility for pioneering pure and applied green and sustainable chemical research, providing innovative solutions for a circular, sustainable 21st century economy, specialising in renewable feedstocks, green synthesis, sustainable technologies and design for sustainable reuse/degradation/recovery.
The GCCE provides high-quality postgraduate and undergraduate educational and bespoke training programmes. The MSc in Green Chemistry & Sustainable Industrial Technology is the first of its kind to be accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry.
Our unique Industrial Engagement Facility coupled with state-of-the-art research facilities enables strategic partnerships with local and global businesses and world-leading universities.
We have over 20 years' experience in the area of green chemistry
Sustainable development goals (SDGs)
We tackle global grand challenges within the context of the UN's 17 SDGs
Research and innovation focus areas
We're developing new green and sustainable processes and providing practical solutions for current industrial and environmental challenges.
Our research covers a wide range of subjects and has a particular focus on the following four key areas.