Translation of petrochemical in Spanish:

petrochemical

producto petroquímico, n.

Pronunciation: /ˌpɛtroʊˈkɛmək(ə)l//pɛtrə(ʊ)ˈkɛmɪk(ə)l/

noun

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    producto petroquímico masculine
    (industry/plant) (before noun) petroquímico
    • A chemical engineer may specialize in pharmaceutical chemistry, petrochemicals, food additives, ceramics, environmental clean - up, safety engineering, or nuclear chemistry.
    • As a gardener and householder I have tried to live as responsibly as I can, by planting trees, recycling, composting, cutting down on our use of gas and electricity, and using a minimum of petrochemicals.
    • The OCA is convinced that some manufacturers are labeling their products organic when the majority of their ingredients are synthetically produced or contain petrochemicals.
    • There are huge gluts in some sectors, particularly in property, infrastructure, carmaking, building materials, and certain kinds of petrochemicals, machinery and engineering.
    • Nylon 6 is formed from a petrochemical that contains six carbons, while nylon 6,6 is created from a reaction between two petrochemicals that contain six carbons each.