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1297.0 - Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008  
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Contents >> Socio-economic Objective >> DIVISION 86 MANUFACTURING >> GROUP 8606 INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS AND RELATED PRODUCTS

This group covers R&D directed towards the manufacture of industrial chemicals and related products, including those derived from oil and gas refining.
It includes:

  • industrial gases;
  • rubber, synthetic resins and plastics;
  • industrial chemicals, both organic and inorganic;
  • lubricants and bituminous products; and
  • soap, detergents, cosmetics and other toiletries.
This group has ten objectives:
    860601 Industrial Gases
    860602 Inorganic Industrial Chemicals
    860603 Lubricants
    860604 Organic Industrial Chemicals (excl. Resins, Rubber and Plastics)
    860605 Paints
    860606 Plastics in Primary Forms
    860607 Plastic Products (incl. Construction Materials)
    860608 Rubber and Synthetic Resins
    860609 Soaps and Cosmetics
    860699 Industrial Chemicals and Related Products not elsewhere classified

    Exclusions:
    a) Mining, extraction, and processing of energy resources used for the manufacture of industrial chemicals and products and the production of chemicals intended for use as an energy source are included in Division 85 Energy.
    b) Manufacture of agricultural chemicals is included in Group 8607 Agricultural Chemicals.
    c) Manufacture of human pharmaceutical products is included in Group 8608 Human Pharmaceutical Products.
    d) Manufacture of veterinary pharmaceutical products is included in Group 8609 Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products.



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