• Fuel oil

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Liquid fuels obtained via thermal or chemical processes from crude petroleum. These liquid fuels are basically constituted by a variety of liquid hydrocarbons, and minor amounts of impurities and additives. Fuel oils are ranked by their specific weight, which depends on the hydrocarbons. Heavier oils are composed of heavier hydrocarbons, and are usually more viscous than lighter oils. Gasoline is an example of very light fuel oil

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