The chemical industry
The chemical industry deals with the extraction and processing of raw materials, both natural and synthetic, and their transformation into other substances with characteristics different from their original ones, to satisfy people's needs and improve their quality of life. Its main objective is to produce a good quality product at the lowest possible cost, while trying to cause the least harm to the environment. Raw materials correspond to various materials extracted from nature in order to manufacture consumer goods. It can be classified according to its origin: animal, vegetable, and mineral.
There are two types of chemical industry:
Basic chemical industry: They use basic raw materials and produce intermediate products that can also serve as raw materials for other industries.
Chemical transformation industries: They are intended for direct consumption by people and use products made by basic chemical industries. Fine chemistry comprises numerous specialized industries (medicines, fertilizers, pesticides, dyes, etc.).
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