Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Report: U.S. crude daily output hits 11M barrels, beats Russia, Saudi Arabia

7/6/2014

  • Bloomberg

U.S. crude oil output surpassed the production of Saudi Arabia and Russia with over 11 million barrels per day in the first quarter, Bank of America said in a report. As the shale boom helps the U.S. … Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

ACC disputes data behind Calif.'s proposed listing of ethylene glycol on Prop 65

7/9/2014

  • ChemicalWatch.com (free content)

California regulators' plans to list ethylene glycol on the Proposition 65 list is based on out-of-date research, the American Chemistry Council says. A 2004 study by the National Toxicology Program C… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Research group builds $10M pipeline testing center in Houston

7/8/2014

  • FuelFix.com

The Pipeline Research Council International says it is constructing the $10 million Technology Development Center in Houston, which will be used to develop and evaluate new technologies for improving … Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Henkel looks to mature-market buys

7/3/2014

  • Bloomberg
  • CNBC

Henkel sees North America as an attractive opportunity to make strategic purchases, particularly as it looks to expand in areas such as hair care and laundry products, says CEO Kasper Rorsted. "If we … 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

Palm oil gene discovery could lead to better yields, production

7/7/2014

  • FoodNavigator

Oil palm

Scientists have identified an oil palm gene that causes the fruit to change color when ripe, which could lead to better yields and increased palm oil production, according to a study published in Natu… 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

Goodrich Petroleum finishes Tuscaloosa Marine Shale well in La.

7/7/2014

  • Times-Picayune (New Orleans), The

Goodrich Petroleum announced Monday that it successfully completed drilling a well in the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale in Louisiana. The well has a daily output of about 672 barrels of oil and 412,000 cubi… Read More