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raw materials

basic materials such as iron ore, bauxite, wheat and coffee, which are converted into finished goods or components in the PRODUCTION process. See DIRECT MATERIALS, VALUE ADDED.
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- Examine a variety of the issues surrounding raw materials to include what materials should be tested and to what extent during Phase 1, 2, 3 and commercial production.
Since the 2009 launch of the raw materials initiative, the European Commission has worked towards ensuring a secure and sustainable supply of critical materials.
Roskill analysts Charles Cooper and Oliver Heathman discuss their first Greenfield Battery Raw Material Projects for the 2020s report.
In order to maximise the value of raw materials, accurate characterization and novel agglomeration techniques of ironmaking raw materials, such as iron ores and coal, are urgently required for efficient pretreatment and blast furnace operation.
Speaking about the issues faced by open-end spinning mills, Arul Murali, general secretary of Open End Spinning Mill Association, said: "We procure cotton waste raw materials from all over India - about 5.25 crore spindle, which includes imports from Bangladesh and Vietnam.
Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu disclosed this during the commissioning of the Raw Materials Research and Development Council headquarters phase II and Raw Materials Resources and Information Center in Abuja.
Their objective is to find ways to use new and existing technologies to reduce the carbon footprint throughout a product's lifecycle from its raw materials stage to manufacture, application and use through to recycling or disposal.
A cement plant in Turkmenistan's Balkanabat has mastered the production of sulphate-resistant cement from local raw materials, Trend reports referring to the "Neutral Turkmenistan" newspaper.
It is surprising to note that the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan was unaware of the quality of raw materials and the matter of toxic impurity in blood pressure medication, which only came to their notice only through a report of the multinational group of companies.
Photoinitiators are an example of how China's program affects supply chain, as evidenced by EuPIA's recent information note on raw materials for UV inks under its Exclusion Policy.
A needless controversy has been started by those having little or no knowledge about the quality of drugs and medications especially raw materials called Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients.
In addition to exploring ways to utilise plastic waste as raw material, Neste is helping the plastics industry and various plastics-consuming companies to reduce their crude oil dependency and climate emissions by producing durable and recyclable renewable plastics from bio-based raw materials, such as waste fats and oils.