Obtaining and Using Hydrocarbons


This is part of the HSC Chemistry course under the topic Hydrocarbons.

HSC Chemistry Syllabus

  • describe the procedures required to safely handle and dispose of organic substances (ACSCH075)

  • examine the environmental, economic and sociocultural implications of obtaining and using hydrocarbons from the Earth


Implications of Obtaining and Using Hydrocarbons From the Earth

Hydrocarbons are derived from crude oil. This videos explains how crude oil is obtained and extracted as well as sociocultural, economic and environmental implications of using hydrocarbons.



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