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Petrochemical - Wikipedia

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Petrochemicals, also called petroleum distillates, are chemical products derived from petroleum ... Olefins are the basis for polymers and oligomers used in plastics, resins, fibers, elastomers, lub...

Uses of Petrochemicals - Dyes, Synthetic Shoes, Detergent

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Dec 13, 2011 ... Petrochemical is also used as fertilizers. Fertilizers like pesticides are used to protect crops from any sort of damage and increase crop ...

Petrochemicals - AFPM

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Either that, or they think of petroleum-based solvents like those used in paints and coatings. In the strictest scientific sense, petrochemicals are a set of very ...

What are Petrochemicals? Types and Uses of Petrochemicals

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Feb 12, 2015 ... Although petroleum contain different types of hydrocarbons but not all hydrocarbons are used in producing petrochemicals. Petrochemical ...

What are petrochemicals? - Petrochemicals Europe

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Before then, it used to be a tentative, experimental sector, starting with basic materials: synthetic rubbers in the 1900s, Bakelite, the first petrochemical-derived  ...

What Products are Made from Petrochemicals? | Living in a ...

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Apr 7, 2009 ... The National Petroleum and Refiners Association Tells Us From their site: Products Made from Petrochemicals include plastics, soaps, ...

What are some examples of petrochemicals? | Reference.com

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Roughly five percent of the world's annual oil supply is utilized to make petrochemicals. These organic substances are used to make plastics, medicines,  ...

Petrochemicals - Chemistry Department - Elmhurst College

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Overview of the Chemical Petrochemicals Industry: Petrochemicals are chemicals ... It is used in the production of plastics, fibers and synthetic rubber, the main ...

51.9 SOURCES AND USES OF PETROCHEMICALS | Chemistry ...

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These chemicals obtained from petroleum are known as petrochemicals. ... These compounds are further used in the manufacture of thousands of products ...

petrochemical | chemical compound | Britannica.com

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Sep 12, 2008 ... Petrochemical, in the strictest sense, any of a large group of chemicals (as distinct from fuels) derived from petroleum and natural gas and used ...