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A petroleum product is an organic compound made in oil refineries. They result from refining (changing) crude oil (also called Petroleum) into more useful products.

Well-known petroleum products include:

In addition, oil-refineries also sell other things that come form the refining process, most notably

Some Petrochemicals, including plastics, are made from petroleum products.