Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

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Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Analysis: U.S. oil, gas boom has "more room to run" amid rise of technologies

9/14/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The U.S. oil and natural gas boom has "more room to run" as companies use advanced technologies, such as the combination of horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing, in boosting productivity of we… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

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Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

BASF is No. 1 on ICIS list of top chemical companies worldwide

9/16/2014

  • Midland Daily News (Mich.)

BASF took the top spot on the ICIS list of Top 100 Chemical Companies for 2013. BASF had $101.9 billion in revenues, followed by Sinopec with $72.3 billion and ExxonMobil Chemical with $59.3 billion. … Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Buckeye Partners completes $860M purchase of stake in Texas midstream business

9/18/2014

  • Reuters
  • American City Business Journals

Buckeye Partners has completed an $860 million acquisition of an 80% stake in Trafigura AG's Trafigura Terminals. The assets acquired include crude oil and condensate gathering facilities in the Eagle… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Senators assemble hygiene kits for Clean the World campaign

9/18/2014

  • Roll Call (free content)
  • Huffington Post, The

Nevada Sens. Harry Reid and Dean Heller held a Senate event for Clean the World in which lawmakers and staffers assembled hygiene kits for those in need using recycled hotel soap and toiletries. The e… 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

Heterotrophic algae could reduce need for fish oil in salmon feed

9/15/2014

  • AllAboutFeed.net

Data from food research institute Nofima indicate heterotrophic algae are a viable alternative to fish oil in salmon feed. "We need further sources of omega-3, and heterotrophic algae are one of very … Read More

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Shale oil and natural gas news

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Study: Texas economy benefits from Barnett Shale activity

9/15/2014

  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Texas)

Natural gas drilling in the Barnett Shale benefits Texas with $11.8 billion per year in gross product, $700 million higher than the previous estimate in 2011, according to a Perryman Group report. Act… Read More