Industrial processes

Industrial processes are procedures involving chemical, physical, electrical or mechanical steps to aid in the manufacturing of an item or items, usually carried out on a very large scale. Industrial processes are the key components of heavy industry.

Chemical processes

The availability of electricity and its effect on materials gave rise to several processes for plating or separating metals.
The physical shaping of materials by forming their liquid form using a mould.
Many materials exist in an impure form, purification, or separation provides a usable product.
is the purification of volatile substances by evaporation and condensation
In additive manufacturing, material is progressively added to the piece until the desired shape and size are obtained.
The nature of an organic molecule means it can be transformed at the molecular level to create a range of products.
Organized by product:
A list by process: