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Petrochemicals, also called petroleum distillates, are chemical products derived from petroleum ... The largest petrochemical industries are located in the USA and Western ... Benzene is a raw material for dyes and synthetic detergents, and benzene and toluene for isocyanates MDI and TDI used in making polyurethanes .

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Basic Raw Materials in the Petrochemical Industry ... Abstract: Petroleum and natural gas are today being used in increasing quantities for the production of ...

www.globalspec.com/reference/22880/203279/chapter-one-primary-raw-materials-for-petrochemicals

INTRODUCTION In general, primary raw materials are naturally occurring substances that have not been subjected to chemical changes after being recovered.

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Oil and natural gas are used as feedstocks (i.e., the main raw material used in ... as natural gas) is essential for ensuring the U.S. petrochemical industry remains  ...

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Table M-I 2.1: Raw Material for Chemical Process Industries. Primary Raw ... Table M-I 2.2: Natural Gas and Petroleum Fractions as Petrochemicals Feedstock .

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Main petrochemical material is a crude oil (petroleum itself). Some substituted for it are fossil fuels such as coal or natural gas, or renewable sources such as ...

www.essentialchemicalindustry.org/the-chemical-industry/the-chemical-industry.html

The industry uses a wide range of raw materials, from air and minerals to oil. ... The main use for petrochemicals is in the manufacture of a wide range of ...

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The various components of petroleum used as raw materials in the ... is the hydrocarbon feedstock used in greatest volume in the petrochemical industry.

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Follow the path of raw materials into everyday applications ... A global reference in petrochemical market data, the ICIS Supply and Demand Database ... It incorporates four fully reconciled databases in one easy-to-use interface, providing you ...