Advanced Materials

High quality materials that offer superior desired characteristics for the intended purpose are called advanced materials. These can either be a single product or a combination of products. Manufacturers are focusing on developing new advanced materials as well as fine tuning already existing products to enhance its desired properties.The high quality of these materials enables its usage in a wide range of applications, including applied physics, electronics, medical devices, green packaging, and wastewater treatment, among others. Some of the popular advanced materials enabling manufacturers to meet rising demand are advanced steel and aluminum alloys and a variety of ceramics that include silicon nitride, toughened zirconia and aluminum nitride, among others. Researchers have also developed a range of advanced fibers such as Dyneema, Vectran, M5, and Zylon PBO which is estimated to have a positive impact on the advanced materials market.

Advanced materials provide improved chemical and physical properties, including high stiffness coupled with lightweight, superior strength towards reinforcing fiber, high resistance to chemicals and temperature, dimensional stability, and high flexibility, among others. Some of the end-use industries of advanced material markets are aerospace, electronics and semiconductor, automotive, and medical devices. Advanced composites can be segmented on the basis of its matrix phase into ceramic matrix composites (CMCs), polymer matrix composites (PMCs) and metal matrix composites (MMCs).Europe is the largest market for advanced materials, due to rampant growth of various end-use industries in the region. North America is estimated to be the fastest growing region in the advanced materials market, followed by Asia Pacific, mainly due to major investments in R&D by major players, rampant demand for high-tech materials across various sectors flourishing in the region and growing concerns about environmental safety. For example advanced materials are used in wastewater treatment due to features such as enhanced redox, strong adsorption, and photocatalytic properties. Polyvinyl chloride membrane reactor works as an advanced material that helps in ground water safety by removal of nitrate. 

Extensive R&D in the field of advanced materials has led to the development of enhanced product range of advanced materials market. Some of the newly developed products in the advanced materials market are superior strength polymers (PPS, PEEK, and Radel), fiber-polymer composites (epoxy lytex glass), aluminum with silicon carbide or boron fiber whiskers. Other types of advanced materials include metallic glasses, pyrolytic graphite, hard coatings (titanium nitride, titanium aluminum nitride), doped mediums, and optical modulators, among others.

Some of the major factors driving growth of the global advanced materials market are rising demand for lightweight vehicles in order to increase fuel efficiency and lower CO2 emissions and increasing demand for graphene as an advanced material. Graphene has various highly sought after features such as it being the thinnest and strongest material, transparent and pliable, superior conductor of electricity and heat, and high frequency. This leads to its wide application across various sectors, which in turn is expected to drive growth of the global advanced materials market over the forecast period (2016–2024).

Advanced Materials–Regulatory Scenario

Various government regulations are in place across the globe pertaining to production, usage and export/import of advanced materials. For example, manufacturers and end users in the advanced materials market must take into account standardized rules and regulations defined by Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in case of graphene production and its usage. Also,the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that regulates the usage of carbon nanotubes. There is Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 that provides the safety guidelines for advanced packaging materials especially used in food packaging. Directive 84/500/EEC provides the EU laws on advanced ceramic materials which comes into contact with food items.

Increasing demand for lightweight vehicles expected to drive growth of the advanced materials market over the forecast period. Light weighting is a rampant trend in the automotive sector, as it allows for superior fuel efficiency, improved safety, and superior overall performance of the vehicles. According to Scientific American (a leading science magazine), fuel economy of a car increases by 6%-8% by decreasing its weight by one tenth. For example, Nissan significantly reduced weight of its 2016 model cars such as Altima, Frontier, and JUKE, among others. Few have a misconception that lightweight vehicles are not as safe as heavy vehicles, which, previously was acting as a barrier to the growth of lightweight vehicles market. However, over the years the general conception regarding safety issues in case of lightweight vehicles has changed, thanks to newly developed lightweight vehicles, offering enhanced safety. Newly developed advanced materials including carbon, aluminum, and magnesium composites provide lightweight vehicles with greater safety features.Some of the newly developed cars using advanced materials are BMW and BMW i8. The passenger cell of these cars are made of carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP), which very strong yet 50% lighter than steel.According to Coherent Market Insights, the global sales of passenger cars was pegged at 73.9 million in 2015, which in turn creates a highly conducive environment for complementary industries such as advanced materials market.

Some of the restraining factors towards the growth of the advanced materials market are high price, complex fabrication, and low availability of advanced materials.Production and usage of advanced materials require major investments, as it requires experienced professionals and extensive and continuous research. Some of the emerging technologies that would boost market growth during the forecast period are expandable polymer technology, which is projected to have a significant positive impact on advanced electronics. Also, bio-based polycarbonate is also expected to gain significant traction in the energy and gas sector over the forecast period.Some of the major companies operating in the global advanced materials market are Akzo Nobel, 3M Company, BASF, Dow Chemical, and Momentive Performance Materials Inc.

Coherent Market Insights Pigments Market, by Product Type (Inorganic, Organic, and Specialty Pigments), by End-use industry (Automotive, Paints and Coatings, Printing Inks, Plastics, Textile, Construction, Cosmetics, and Others), and by Geography - Global Trends and Forecast to 2025

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Pigments – Insights Pigments are organic or inorganic colored compounds commonly used as coloring agents. Some of the properties of pigments are good weather and light fastness, baking stability, tintin

Coherent Market Insights Global Wood Preservatives Market, by Formulation (Water Based, Solvent Based, and Oil Based), by Application (Residential & Commercial, Industrial), and by Geography - Trends and Forecast to 2025

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Global Wood Preservatives - Insights Wood preservatives such as copper azoles, synthetic pyrethroids, creosote and various other preservatives, are the chemicals applied on wood to preserve it from fungi, ins

Coherent Market Insights Global Lipid Nutrition Market, by Product Type (Omega 3, Medium Chain Triglyceride, Omega 6, and Others), by Product Form (Liquid and Solid), by Source (Plant Extracts and Marine Sources), by End-use Industry (Food & Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care, Food Ingredients, and Others), and by Geography - Trends and Forecast till 2015

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Lipid Nutrition Market – Insights Lipid is a group of organic compounds which are not soluble in water due to its non-polar nature. Lipids are categorized into fatty acids, glycerides, sterol lipids, pr

Coherent Market Insights Licorice Extract Market, by Product Type (Food Grade, Feed Grade and Pharmaceutical Grade), by Form (Powder, Liquid and Block), by Application (Food & Beverages, Pharmaceutical, Tobacco and Others), and by Geography - Trends and Forecast till 2025

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Licorice Extracts - Insights Licorice extracts are used as in medicines and is available in powdered or liquid form, which is derived from licorice roots. It is produced by boiling licorice roots (Glycyrrhiza

Coherent Market Insights Global Dairy Nutrition Market, by Ingredient (Whey Protein, Casein Protein, Prebiotics, Vitamins & Minerals, Colostrum, and Nucleotides), by Application (Functional Foods, Infant Formula & Clinical, Dairy Products, Bakery & Confectionary, and Personal Care), and by Geography - Trends and Forecast till 2025

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Global Dairy Nutrition Market - Insights Dairy products contain essential nutrients including vitamin A, D & B12, protein, calcium, phosphorus, carbohydrates, potassium, niacin, and riboflavin. Regular co

Coherent Market Insights Termite Control Market, by Species Type (Drywood, Dampwood, Subterranean, Others), by Control Method (Biological, Chemical, Physical & Mechanical, Others), by Applications (Residential, Agricultural & Livestock Farm, Commercial & Industrial, Others), and by Geography - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Termite Control - Insights Termites mainly feed on cellulose and dead plant material, usually in the form of leaf litter, wood, and soil. Termite infestation can lead to major damage to buildings, food crops,

Coherent Market Insights High Performance Pigments Market, by Product Type (Organic and Inorganic), by End-use industry (Coatings, Cosmetic Products, Inks, Plastics And Others), and by Geography - Global Trends and Forecast to 2025

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High Performance Pigments – Insights High performance pigments (HPPs) are inorganic and organic pigments that exhibit high insolubility, color strength, heat stability, weather and light fastness prope

Coherent Market Insights Medium-chain Triglycerides Market, by Fatty Acid Type (Caprylic Acid, Capric Acid, Caproic Acid, and Lauric Acid), by Application (Personal Care Products & Cosmetics, Medical, Dietary & Health Supplements, Infant Nutrition, and Others), and by Geography - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Medium-chain Triglycerides (MCT) Market – Insights Medium-chain triglycerides are saturated fats, synthesized from fatty acids. The compounds are used in various applications, due to its health benefits

Coherent Market Insights Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) Market, by Product Type (Glass-filled, Carbon-filled, and Unfilled), by Applications (Automotive, Aerospace, Electrical & Electronics, Medical, Oil & Gas, and Others), and by Geography - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Global Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) Market – Insights Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) is a colorless semi-crystalline poly-aromatic thermoplastic polymer with high heat and mechanical resistant propertie

Coherent Market Insights Pyrethroids Market, by Product Type (Bifenthrin, Deltamethrin, Permethrin, Cypermethrin, Cyfluthrin and Others), by Crop Type (Crop Based and Non-crop Based), and by Geography - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Pyrethroids Market Insights Pyrethroids are synthetic compounds similar to pyethrins. Pyrethins are natural compounds produced by flowers of Chrysanthemum cinerariaefolium and Chrysanthemum coccineum. These a

Coherent Market Insights Global Hydrophilic Coatings Market, by End-Use Industry (Healthcare, Automotive, Aerospace, Marine, Optics, and Others), by Substrate (Polymers, Glass, Metal, Nanoparticles, and Others), and Region - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Global Hydrophilic Coatings Market Insights Hydrophilic coatings refer to low friction and wettable coatings majorly applied to various medical devices including cannulas, catheters, and guide wires. Hydrophi

Coherent Market Insights Lead Acid Battery Market, by Product Type (SLI Lead Acid Battery, Stationary Lead Acid Battery, and Motive Lead Acid Battery), by Construction Method (Flooded Lead Acid Battery, and VRLA Lead Acid Battery), by End Use (Industrial, Residential, and Commercial), and Region - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Global Lead Acid Battery Market - Insights Lead acid battery is considered to be the oldest type of rechargeable battery with its use spanning across industries. It has the advantage of supplying high surge c

Coherent Market Insights Aroma Chemicals Market, by Composition (Esters, Amines, Linear Terpenes, Cyclic Terpenes, and Aromatic), by Application (Cosmetic and Toiletries, Food and Beverages, Home Care Products, Fragrances, Soap and Detergents, and others) , and Geography - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Global Aroma Chemicals Market - Insights Aroma chemicals are a mixture of synthetic or natural ingredients that are added to various substances to obtain the desired fragrance. These chemical compounds help s

Coherent Market Insights Global Seed Coating Materials Market, by Product Type (Polymers, Colorants, Binders, Minerals and Others), by Crop Type (Fruits & Vegetables, Cereals & Grains, Flowers & Ornaments, Oil Seeds and Others), and by Geography - Insights, Size, Share, Opportunity Analysis, and Industry Forecast till 2025

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Seed Coating Materials – Insights Seed coating is the method of applying seed protection formulation over seed surface. The prime aim for seed coating is enhance protection of the seeds against pathogen

Coherent Market Insights Spunbond Nonwoven Market, By Material (Polyester Spunbond Nonwoven, Polypropylene Spunbond Nonwoven, Polyethylene Spunbond Nonwoven, and Others), By Function (Non-disposable and Disposable), By Application (Agriculture, Medical & Hygiene, Automotive, and Others), By End-Use Industry (Agriculture, Personal Care & Hygiene, Automotive, and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Spunbond nonwoven refers to porous flat sheets and fabrics like materials, made from molten plastic or plastic films or long fibers bounded together by hot-press. They are different from other fibers, as they are not made by knitting or weaving and they do not require

Coherent Market Insights Grain Analysis Market, by Target Tested (GMOs, Pathogens, Pesticides, and Others), By Grain Types (Oilseeds, Pulses, and Cereals), By Components (Instruments, Reference Materials, Consumable, and Reagents), By End-Use Industry (Feed and Food) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Grain analysis refers to monitoring the quality of food grains by analyzing the samples of grains for pesticide residue, mycotoxin contamination, and its physical characteristics namely weight and size. Analysis of grains is also done to monitor the quality of grains

Coherent Market Insights Flocculent and Coagulant Market, by Product Type (Organic and inorganic), by End-use (Power Generation, Chemical Processing, Oil and Gas, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Flocculants and Coagulants are chemicals used for the treatment of water, water clarification, solids removal, solid dewatering, and sludge thickening. Coagulants are positively charged molecules, which are either organic or inorganic that are typically used to neutralizing negatively charged par

Coherent Market Insights Matcha Market, by Grade (Culinary, Classic, Ceremonial), by Application (Personal Care, Regular Tea, Matcha Beverages, Food), by Distribution Channel (Hypermarket, Supermarket, Online Stores, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Matcha is a ground powder obtained from specially processed and grown tea leaves. These tea leaves are specially grown in shade for three weeks before being harvested and its veins and stems are removed during the processing. Matcha is produced mainly in China and Jap

Coherent Market Insights Synthetic Fibers Market - by Product Type(Acrylic, Nylon, Polyester, and Others), by Application(Apparels, Aerospace, Automotive, and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Synthetic fibers are man-made fibers produced from petrochemicals, which possess qualities such as strength, durability, and elasticity. Synthetic fibers in comparison with natural fibers possess superior properties. They are water and stain resistant and also cost-ef

Coherent Market Insights Tannin Market - by Source (Brown Algae and Plants), by Product Type (Phlorotannins, Hydrolysable, and Non-Hydrolysable), by Application (Anti-corrosive Primers, Leather Tanning, Wine Production, and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Tannin is a biomolecule extracted from fruits and plants. It can be found in the seeds, stem tissues, roots, leaves, and bark of plants. Tannin is most common in gymnosperm and angiosperm plants. It protects the plants from predation and helps in the synthesis of plan

Coherent Market Insights Pest Control Services Market, by Application (Insect Control, Pest Control, Termites Control, Others), By Service Type (Chemical Control Service, Organic Control Service, Synthetic Control Service, Others), and By End-use Industry (Agricultural, Industrial, Commercial, Residential) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Pest control is the management and regulation of variety of living organisms that are harmful for the human population. Pests such as cockroach, termites and various other organisms affect and hinder human activities mainly in agriculture, commercial, industrial, and

Coherent Market Insights Instant Dry Yeast Market, By Product (High-Sugar Instant Dry Yeast and Low-Sugar Instant Dry Yeast), and By End-Use Industry (Pharmaceuticals, Food & Beverages, Feed and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-25

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Yeast is described as a fungus that is obtained from the by-product of sugarcane, known as molasses. Instant dry yeast entered the market post the introduction of active dry yeast. These two categories of yeast majorly differs in texture, as instant dry yeast has a fi

Coherent Market Insights Eco Fiber Market, By Product Type (Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers and Others), and By Application (Textile, Furniture, Medical Supplies and Others) – Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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The extensive usage of chemical agents include scouring agents, wetting agents, soaping, and dyeing agent for the manufacture of textile based products. It has raised several concerns regarding environmental pollution which has resulted in global warming. This has pav

Coherent Market Insights Bromine Market, by Derivatives (Organobromides, Clear Brine Fluids, Hydrogen Bromide, Others), by Application (Flame Retardants, Mercury Emission Control, Oil and Gas Drilling, BHR Flow Batteries, Water Treatment, Others), and by End Use (Automotive, Pesticides, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Textile, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Bromine is a reddish brown liquid at room temperature having an unpleasant odor.  It is found in nature as organobromide compound or bromide salt in salt lakes, inland seas, sea water, brine wells, rock, and earth’s crust. U.S. and Israel are the major manu

Coherent Market Insights Graphic Films Market, By Film Type (Opaque, Transparent, Translucent and Others), By End-Use Industry (Automotive, Industrial, Promotional & Advertisement and Others), By Printing Technology (Rotogravure, Flexography and Others), and By Polymer (Polyvinylchloride, Polypropylene, Polyethylene and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Graphic films find wide application in automotive and advertising industry for making promotional banners and vehicle wraps. Further, the graphic films are projected as a cost effective alternative to the conventional films. Rapid technological advancements in the fie

Coherent Market Insights Medical Grade Silicone Market, by Product (Elastomers, Gels, Medical Adhesives, Medical Coatings, and Others), and by Application (Contact Lenses, Medical Devices, Medical Tapes, and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Medical grade silicones are specially produced silicones that show compatibility with living tissue. Silicones have properties such as, heat resistance, flexibility, high gas permeability low chemical reactivity, and low toxicity, which makes them an ideal choice for

Coherent Market Insights Meat Snacks Market, By Meat (Chicken, Beef, Seafood, Others), By Products type (Jerky, Ham Sausages, Meat Sticks, Others), By Flavor (Peppered, Original, Teriyaki, Others), and By Distribution Channels (Convenience Stores, Hypermarket, Supermarket, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-25

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Meat snacks are the type of food that is made by marinating meat in a curing solution and drying it. Processing meat in such way gives a unique flavor and longer shelf life to meat snacks. Meat snacks have powerful flavor due to concentrating effect of the moisture re

Coherent Market Insights UV Curable Resins & Formulated Products Market, By Composition (Monomers, Oligomers, Additives, and others), By Chemistry (Non- Acrylates, Acrylates, and others), By Technology (Waterborne UV, Solvent-borne, 100% solid UV, and Powder UV), and By Application (Coating, Overprint Varnishes, Printing Inks, and others) – Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-25

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UV curable resins are those resins that involve less harmful emissions, fast cure (high productivity), less energy consumption, less equipment space, low temperature treatment, and waste reduction. UV curable resins do not contain any organic solvents that harm the en

Coherent Market Insights Optical Brighteners Market, By Chemical (Cinnamic Acid, Coumarin, Dicarboxylic Acid, and Others), By Application (Detergents and Soaps, Fabrics, Paper and Others), and By End user (Consumer products, Packaging, Textiles and Apparel, and Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-25

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Optical brighteners are compounds that absorb light in the violet or ultraviolet region of the electromagnetic spectrum and reemit it in the blue region, by a process known as fluorescence. Optical brighteners are also referred to as fluorescent whitening agents or fl

Coherent Market Insights Liquid Injection Molding Market, By Process (LSR, F-LSR, others), By Application (Medical, Automotive, Electric & Electronics, Others), By End-Use Industry (Medical, Automotive, Electric & Electronics, Others) – Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-25

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Liquid injection molding (LIM) is an industrial fabrication process, generally used to make broad range of products. LIM differs from normal injection molding processes, as it depends upon mechanical mixing rather than impingement mixing by pressure. Mixing process in

Coherent Market Insights Kombucha Market, By Type (Yeast, Bacteria, Mold, Others), By Flavor (Herbs & Spices, Berries, Flowers, Citrus, Others), and By Distribution Channel (Supermarkets, Health Stores, Online Stores) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Kombucha is a fermented drink made up of sugar and black tea. It consists a variety of minerals, enzymes, and vitamins and it has health-promoting benefits. Kombucha is a nutrient-rich drink, which is fermented with a symbiotic colony of bacteria and yeast (SCOBY). Th

Coherent Market Insights Green Coatings Market, By Type (Water-Borne, Powder, High-Solids, Radiation-Curved), and By Application (Architectural, Industrial, Automotive, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Green coatings are eco-friendly paint coating with low volatile organic compound (VOC) content. Emission of VOC releases toxics in the surrounding air causing health problems, such as dizziness, headache, kidney damage, and harms the ozone layer. Development of sustai

Coherent Market Insights Essential Oil Market By Extraction Technique (Solvent Extraction, Expressed Oils, Distillation, Others), By Product Type (Orange, Jasmine, Eucalyptus, Others), and By Application (Food and Beverages, Cosmetics and Personal Care, Home Care, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-25

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Essential oils are the volatile aromatic oils extracted from flowers, seeds, stem, bark, leaves, roots, and other plant parts. They are also known as ethereal oils, volatile oils or aetherolea. They are called essential oils as they represent the flavor and aroma of t

Coherent Market Insights Residential Water Treatment Devices Market, By Application (Point-of-Entry and Point-of-Use) By Device Type (Faucet-mounted filters, Tabletop Pitchers, Countertop Units, and Others), By Technology (Membrane Filtration, Ultraviolet, Reverse Osmosis, Others), and By Distribution Channel (Wholesaler, Retailer, Supermarket, Others) - Global Industry Insights, Trends, Outlook and Opportunity Analysis, 2017-2025

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Residential water treatment devices are used to remove impurities by reducing the contamination level in water using a physical barrier, followed by processes of filtration and various others. Water treatment devices are used for various purposes, which majorly depend

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