Translation of "chemical" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

chemical

noun [ C ] uk us /ˈkem.ɪ.kəl/

any basic substance which is used in or produced by a reaction involving changes to atoms or molecules

化学品;化学制品
The government has pledged to reduce the amount of chemicals used in food production. 政府承诺减少食品生产中化学制品的用量。
Each year, factories release millions of tonnes of toxic (= poisonous) chemicals into the atmosphere. 每年,工厂将数百万吨的有毒化学物品排放到大气中。

(Translation of “chemical noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)