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Petroleum products are materials derived from crude oil (petroleum) as it is processed in oil ... Petroleum coke, used in specialty carbon products such as certain types of electrodes, or as solid f...

What are the products and uses of petroleum? - FAQ - U.S. Energy ...

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Sep 21, 2015 ... Petroleum products include transportation fuels, fuel oils for heating and electricity generation, asphalt and road oil, and the feedstocks used to ...

A partial list of products made from petroleum - Ranken Energy

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A partial list of products made from Petroleum (144 of 6000 items) One 42-gallon barrel of oil creates 19.4 gallons of gasoline. The rest (over half) is used to ...

Petroleum (Oil) - IER

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Once produced, crude oil undergoes refining to create such widely-used products as ... [ii] Petroleum is the main mover of our nation's commerce and its use for ...

Why Do We Need Petroleum? - Beloit College

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Although the major use of petroleum is as a fuel, (gasoline, jet fuel, heating oil), and petroleum and natural gas are often used to generate electricity, there are ...

WHY DO WE NEED PETROLEUM

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WHY DO WE NEED PETROLEUM? Petroleum is necessary for a great number of human needs. Today, petroleum is mostly used as a source of energy, being ...

There's more in a barrel of oil than just gasoline | ExxonMobil's ...

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Jun 5, 2011 ... Another product made from crude oil is petroleum coke, which can be used as a fuel for U.S. industries such as steelmaking. It also is used to ...

How the US Uses Oil - Alternative Energy - ProCon.org

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Aug 3, 2009 ... III. Common Products Made from Petroleum-based Petrochemicals ... Primarily used for space heating, diesel engine fuel railroad engine fuel, ...

10 Everyday Things That Started Life As Oil - Listverse

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Dec 23, 2012 ... Since petroleum is such a widely used substance, its unstable price affects us more than we can imagine. The list of petroleum based products ...

Our History of Petroleum Use | GreenBuildingAdvisor.com

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Dec 30, 2010 ... In Japan, petroleum was used for lighting at least as far back as the 7th century. Baghdad's first streets were paved with asphalt. Marco Polo ...

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Use of Oil - Energy Explained, Your Guide To Understanding Energy ...

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Feb 2, 2016 ... Biofuels, such as ethanol and biodiesel, are also used as petroleum products, mainly in mixtures with gasoline and diesel fuel.

Petroleum - Other Uses of Petroleum

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Petroleum is used in a variety of products other than fuel. Products include plastics, pesticides, and cosmetics.

What is Oil Used For? | ConocoPhillips Alaska

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Some of the more obvious petroleum products include transportation fuels, fuel oils for heating and electricity generation, asphalt and road oil. According to the ...