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Nothing is really artificial

Nothing is really artificial Nothing is really artificial
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With World War 1, the great chemical revolution brought to availability a quarter of a million chemical substances. All of those substances were comprised of the ninety-two regenerative chemi-cal elements. They were complex, structural behaviors permitted by Nature. They were not Nature substitutes, though many were called substitutes.

Again, in World War 1, when the large resource mobilization program started, it was found that the inventory of chemical substances known to man had passed two million in number. But many of these substances were as yet called "substitutes" in political, administrative and military Washington. Even today, despite interim development of fundamental knowledge to the contrary, we speak erroneously of “artificial” materials, “synthetics”, and so forth. The basis for this erroneous terminology is the notion that Nature has made certain things which we call natural, and everything else is “man-made”, ergo artificial.

But what one learns in chemistry is that Nature wrote all the rules of structuring; man does not invent chemical structuring rules; he only discovers the rules.

All the chemist can do is find out what Nature permits, and any substances that are thus developed or discovered are inherently natural.

It is very important to remember that

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