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refining

The processing of a food (e.g., sugar cane) to extract a component of interest (sugar).

Health and natural food advocates are critical of this process, and believe beet sugar, molasses and honey to be far superior to refined or “white” sugar­—although the nutritive value of these unprocessed products in terms of minerals and vitamins is minimal.
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The participation of various specialised agencies in this regard promotes the exchange of knowledge and the latest findings of modern technologies in this aspect, which in turn enhances the national economy and sustainable development to increase the efficiency of the human component in this important sector and other relevant sectors for the development of refining projects in Bahrain in particular, and the Middle East regions, in general.
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