This article does not cite any sources. (April 2012) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
A synthetic substance or synthetic compound refers to a substance that is man-made by synthesis, rather than being produced by nature. However, it may also refer to a substance or compound formed under human control by any chemical reaction, either by chemical synthesis or by biosynthesis.
|This chemistry-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|