Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Roche boosts respiratory drug pipeline with $8.3B InterMune buy

8/25/2014

  • Reuters
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Roche Holding agreed to pay $8.3 billion in cash to acquire California-based biotech firm InterMune and its promising new drug pirfenidone, which is under regulatory review in the U.S. and already app… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

ACC submits final brief for OSHA proposal on silica exposure

8/26/2014

  • Bloomberg Government (subscription required)

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's proposed silica safety rule has received about 30 final briefs, which OSHA will review before finishing the final rule. Jackson Morrill of the Ameri… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Report: Ending crude exports ban could raise credit ratings of some oil companies

8/26/2014

  • Reuters

Crude oil exports would increase the credit ratings of pipeline and storage operators, oilfield service providers and exploration and production companies, especially those in Texas' Eagle Ford Shale,… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

All's social media campaign seeks videos of dirtiest summer moments

8/20/2014

  • Retailing Today

All laundry detergent is integrating mobile devices into its latest ad campaign, "Summer Play." The campaign encourages parents to take videos of their children's dirtiest summer moments, edit them on… Read More

inform SmartBrief

Smart news on global fats and oils

inform SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International News on Fats, Oils and Related Materials

Study: Up to 25% canola meal in weaned pig diet won't stunt growth

8/19/2014

  • FeedNavigator

Feed with as much as 25% canola meal can be fed to weaned pigs without compromising their growth, according to a study funded by the Canadian government and the Canola Council of Canada. "Canola meal … Read More

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Shale oil and natural gas news

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Data: Texas oil, gas jobs surpassed 300,000 in July

8/25/2014

  • Dallas Morning News (free content), The

Texas in July has seen the largest growth in oil and natural gas jobs since April 2013, according to recent data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The number of jobs reached more than 300,000, an i… Read More