Intermediates are substances that are manufactured from raw materials and in turn serve as starting materials for products.

mass-balanced product

This is a product for whose manufacture in the value chain waste-based raw materials were demonstrably used in the mass balance. The proportion of waste-based raw materials in the product does not necessarily have to be physically detectable.

standard recipe

A standard recipe is a plant-specific quantity levy by the subscriber of the input materials required for production, as well as the quantities of the by-products and main products.