The Chemical industry involves the processing of, or change in, raw materials obtained by mining, and agriculture among other supply sources, into materials and substances that are useful on their own, or in other industries.

It includes those industries involved in the production of petrochemicals, agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, polymers, paints, oleochemicals etc. Chemical processes are used, including chemical reactions to form new substances, separations based on properties such as solubility or ionic charge, and distillations, in addition to transformations by heating and other methods.

Ref: 84629/2006-08-20


Other Database Pages Exist for this Phrase:
Chemical (A chemical substance is any material with a ...)
Process (Process means the preparation of a substance, ...)
Industry (Industry refers to the most detailed category. ..)
Agrochemicals (Agrochemical refers to any chemical, excluding ...)


You have no rights to post comments

Related Articles

Blending ■■■■■■■■■■
Blending refers to the process of combining multiple materials or substances together to produce a desired . . . Read More
Maleate ■■■■■■■■■
Maleate in the Industrial Context: An OverviewMaleate is a chemical compound commonly used in various . . . Read More
Polymerization ■■■■■■■■■
Polymerization is a chemical process in the industrial context that involves the combination of small . . . Read More
Displacement ■■■■■■■■■
In the industrial context, displacement generally refers to the process of moving one material or substance . . . Read More
Cure ■■■■■■■■
Cure: A cure is the end of a medical conditionthe substance or procedure that ends the medical condition, . . . Read More
Stabilizer ■■■■■■■■
is a crucial component in various industrial processes, helping maintain consistency, balance, and safety. . . . Read More
Propionate ■■■■■■■■
In the industrial and industry context, propionate refers to a group of chemicals derived from propionic . . . Read More
Absorber ■■■■■■■■
Absorber: In the industrial context, an absorber is a device or system used to remove or absorb a particular . . . Read More
Liquor ■■■■■■■■
Liquor is a distilled beverage, spirit, or liquor is an alcoholic beverage containing ethanol that is . . . Read More
Stationary ■■■■■■■■
Stationary: In the industrial or industry context, "stationary" refers to equipment or machinery that . . . Read More