NAICS Code 325199

NAICS 325199

NAICS Code 325199 – All Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS Code 325199: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing basic organic chemical products (except aromatic petrochemicals, industrial gases, synthetic organic dyes and pigments, gum and wood chemicals, cyclic crudes and intermediates, and ethyl alcohol).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 325199

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Calcium organic compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Carbon organic compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Enzyme proteins (i.e., basic synthetic chemicals) (except pharmaceutical use) manufacturing
  • Fatty acids (e.g., margaric, oleic, stearic) manufacturing
  • Organo-inorganic compound manufacturing
  • Plasticizers (i.e., basic synthetic chemical) manufacturing
  • Silicone (except resins) manufacturing
  • Synthetic sweeteners (i.e., sweetening agents) manufacturing

Cross Reference Guide for Code 325199

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing aromatic petrochemicals from refined petroleum or natural gas–are classified in Industry NAICS 325110, Petrochemical Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing aromatic petrochemicals by refining crude petroleum–are classified in Industry NAICS 324110, Petroleum Refineries;
  • Manufacturing organic industrial gases–are classified in Industry NAICS 325120, Industrial Gas Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing synthetic organic dyes and pigments–are classified in Industry NAICS 325130, Synthetic Dye and Pigment Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing ethyl alcohol–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325193, Ethyl Alcohol Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing organic insecticidal, herbicidal, fungicidal, and pesticidal preparations–are classified in Industry NAICS 325320, Pesticide and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing elastomers–are classified in Industry 32521, Resin and Synthetic Rubber Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing urea–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325311, Nitrogenous Fertilizer Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing natural glycerin–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 325611, Soap and Other Detergent Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing natural food colorings–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 311942, Spice and Extract Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 325199

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Accelerators (i.e., basic synthetic chemical) manufacturing
  • Acetaldehyde manufacturing
  • Acetates, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Acetic acid manufacturing
  • Acetic anhydride manufacturing
  • Acetin manufacturing
  • Acetone, synthetic, manufacturing
  • Acid esters, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Acids, organic, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Acrolein manufacturing
  • Acrylonitrile manufacturing
  • Adipic acid esters or amines manufacturing
  • Adipic acid manufacturing
  • Adiponitrile manufacturing
  • Aldehydes manufacturing
  • Alginates (e.g., calcium, potassium, sodium) manufacturing
  • Alginic acid manufacturing
  • Amyl acetate manufacturing
  • Bleaching agents, organic, manufacturing
  • Bromochloromethane manufacturing
  • Butadiene made from alcohol
  • Butyl acetate manufacturing
  • Calcium citrate manufacturing
  • Calcium organic compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Calcium oxalate manufacturing
  • Camphor, synthetic, manufacturing
  • Caprolactam manufacturing
  • Carbinol manufacturing
  • Carbon organic compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Carbon tetrachloride manufacturing
  • Cellulose acetate (except resins) manufacturing
  • Cetyl alcohol manufacturing
  • Chloral manufacturing
  • Chloroacetic acid manufacturing
  • Chloroform manufacturing
  • Chloropicrin manufacturing
  • Citral manufacturing
  • Citrates, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Citric acid manufacturing
  • Citronellal manufacturing
  • Coumarin manufacturing
  • Cream of tartar manufacturing
  • Decahydronaphthalene manufacturing
  • Diethylene glycol manufacturing
  • Dimethyl divinyl acetylene (di-isopropenyl acetylene) manufacturing
  • Dimethylhydrazine manufacturing
  • Enzyme proteins (i.e., basic synthetic chemicals) (except pharmaceutical use) manufacturing
  • Essential oils, synthetic, manufacturing
  • Esters, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Ethyl acetate, synthetic, manufacturing
  • Ethyl butyrate manufacturing
  • Ethyl cellulose (except resins) manufacturing
  • Ethyl chloride manufacturing
  • Ethyl ether manufacturing
  • Ethyl formate manufacturing
  • Ethyl nitrite manufacturing
  • Ethyl perhydrophenanthrene manufacturing
  • Ethylene glycol ether manufacturing
  • Ethylene glycol manufacturing
  • Ethylene oxide manufacturing
  • Fatty acid esters and amines manufacturing
  • Fatty acids (e.g., margaric, oleic, stearic) manufacturing
  • Fatty alcohols manufacturing
  • Flavoring materials (i.e., basic synthetic chemicals such as coumarin) manufacturing
  • Formaldehyde manufacturing
  • Formalin manufacturing
  • Formic acid manufacturing
  • Fuel propellants, solid organic, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Geraniol manufacturing
  • Glycerin (i.e., glycerol), synthetic, manufacturing
  • Halogenated hydrocarbon derivatives (except aromatic) manufacturing
  • Heterocyclic chemicals, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Hexadecanol manufacturing
  • Hexamethylenediamine manufacturing
  • Hexamethylenetetramine manufacturing
  • Hexanol manufacturing
  • Ionone manufacturing
  • Isopropyl alcohol manufacturing
  • Ketone compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Lactic acid manufacturing
  • Lauric acid esters and amines manufacturing
  • Linoleic acid esters and amines manufacturing
  • Malonic dinitrile manufacturing
  • Margaric acid manufacturing
  • Metallic soap manufacturing
  • Methyl alcohol (i.e., methanol), synthetic, manufacturing
  • Methyl chloride manufacturing
  • Methyl perhydrofluorine manufacturing
  • Methyl salicylate manufacturing
  • Methylamine manufacturing
  • Methylene chloride manufacturing
  • Monomethylparaminophenol sulfate manufacturing
  • Monosodium glutamate manufacturing
  • Naphthenic acid soaps manufacturing
  • Natural nonfood coloring, manufacturing
  • Nitrous ether manufacturing
  • Oleic acid (i.e., red oil) manufacturing
  • Oleic acid esters manufacturing
  • Organo-inorganic compound manufacturing
  • Oxalates (e.g., ammonium oxalate, ethyl oxalate, sodium oxalate) manufacturing
  • Oxalic acid manufacturing
  • Palmitic acid esters and amines manufacturing
  • Pentaerythritol manufacturing
  • Perchloroethylene manufacturing
  • Perfume materials (i.e., basic synthetic chemicals, such as terpineol) manufacturing
  • Peroxides, organic, manufacturing
  • Phosgene manufacturing
  • Phosphoric acid esters manufacturing
  • Phthalate acid manufacturing
  • Plasticizers (i.e., basic synthetic chemicals) manufacturing
  • Polyhydric alcohol esters and amines manufacturing
  • Polyhydric alcohols manufacturing
  • Potassium bitartrate manufacturing
  • Potassium organic compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Propylcarbinol manufacturing
  • Propylene glycol manufacturing
  • Red oil (i.e., oleic acid) manufacturing
  • Saccharin manufacturing
  • Salicylic acid (except medicinal) manufacturing
  • Sebacic acid esters manufacturing
  • Sebacic acid manufacturing
  • Silicone (except resins) manufacturing
  • Sodium acetate manufacturing
  • Sodium alginate manufacturing
  • Sodium benzoate manufacturing
  • Sodium glutamate manufacturing
  • Sodium organic compounds, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Sodium pentachlorophenate manufacturing
  • Sodium sulfoxalate formaldehyde manufacturing
  • Sorbitol manufacturing
  • Stearic acid esters manufacturing
  • Stearic acid manufacturing
  • Stearic acid salts manufacturing
  • Sugar substitutes (i.e., synthetic sweeteners blended with other ingredients) made in synthetic sweetener establishments
  • Synthetic sweeteners (i.e., sweetening agents) manufacturing
  • Tanning agents, synthetic organic, manufacturing
  • Tartaric acid manufacturing
  • Tartrates, not specified elsewhere by process, manufacturing
  • Tear gas manufacturing
  • Terpineol manufacturing
  • Tert-butylated bis (p-phenoxyphenyl) ether fluid manufacturing
  • Tetrachloroethylene manufacturing
  • Tetraethyl lead manufacturing
  • Thioglycolic acid manufacturing
  • Transesterification of vegetable oils to produce fuels or fuel additives
  • Trichloroethylene manufacturing
  • Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid manufacturing
  • Tricresyl phosphate manufacturing
  • Tridecyl alcohol manufacturing
  • Triphenyl phosphate manufacturing
  • Vanillin, synthetic, manufacturing
  • Vinyl acetate (except resins) manufacturing
  • Wood alcohol, synthetic, manufacturing
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 325199

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  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 4558NAICS 325199
  • CA WC: 4558
  • DE WC: 563
  • PA WC: 563
  • MI WC: 4558
  • NJ WC: 5954
  • NY WC: 5954
  • WY WC: 325199
  • GL: 51919
  • SIC: 2869

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Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 31-33: Manufacturing
  • Subsector 325: Chemical Manufacturing
  • Industry Group 3251: Basic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Industry 32519: Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325193: Ethyl Alcohol Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325194: Cyclic Crude, Intermediate, and Gum and Wood Chemical Manufacturing
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325199: All Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing
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