For best experience please turn on javascript and use a modern browser!

Sustainable Chemistry

UvA Research Priority Area
New conversions need new chemistry
Learn why chemistry is key in the sustainable energy transition
Research questions
How can we meet the sustainability challenges posed to chemistry?
Our team has a wide range of expertise in sustainable chemistry solutions
Research Priority Area
Sustainable Chemistry is an UvA Research Priority Area, representing the very best the university has to offer


Cofactor switches catalyst

Lukas Jongkind and Joost Reek developed a catalyst activated by a 'cofactor'.

EU decarbonisation report

Professor Bob van der Zwaan contributed to important EU report on decarbonisation.

More news

Recent publications, grants, appointments and more
Our Sustainable Chemistry researchers are continuously exploring partnerships with industry to identify relevant research questions and explore possibilities for the valorisation of innovative ideas

SusChem at the UvA


Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences