In addition to being widely used in power generation and fuel production, oil is also a raw material for the manufacture of various industrialized products that we use on a daily basis.
- Foods: It is surprising, but oil is present in the foods we consume through the dyes, preservatives and flavorings, present in most foods.
- Remedies: Despite being a highly polluting substance, oil is present in the manufacture of several remedies – such as pain relievers and homeopathic.
- Cleaning products: Do you know those scented cleaning products that make everything super clean and shiny? Amazingly, almost all of them are made from oil.
- Cosmetics: oils, perfumes and lipsticks are some of the products derived from petroleum and present in a large part of nécessaires. That shampoo, conditioner and hair dye is also on the list.