Uses/Application of Chemistry
The study of Chemistry has contributed greatly towards the provision of the basic necessities of life. These include:
The use of fertilizers, insecticides, and herbicides has helped to increase food production and preservatives used in preserving food.
Soil analysis, Agricultural implements are all available as a result of Chemistry.
Through intensive chemical research, many textile industries have been established for the manufacture of textile materials.
Drugs (pharmaceuticals), surgical equipment are available from chemical research and technology.
Manufacturing of goods, food processing, industrial equipment, fuels.
Chemistry has contributed to the discovery of explosives used by the military, Arms and ammunitions, Helmets, Bullets-proof, etc.
The house constructed uses the following chemical products: cement, concrete, steel, bricks, and tiles.
Modern transportation like motor cars, aircraft, motorcycles were made possible by chemists producing suitable fuels and structural materials like alloys, which are light strong, and heat-resistant.