Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

McCabe: States may need more time to finish carbon-emission plans

7/21/2014

  • Bloomberg BNA (free content)

Environmental Protection Agency official Janet McCabe said most states will likely need more time to complete their carbon-reduction plans for existing power plants. Many will need to enact new legisl… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

Calif.'s Safer Consumer Products regs bring significant cost for industry

7/28/2014

  • ChemicalWatch.com (subscription required)

California's Safer Consumer Products Regulations go beyond the Environmental Protection Agency's risk-based system at great cost to manufacturers, according to consultants and industry lawyers. Produc… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Industry exec: N.D.'s first oil refinery in 30 years about 75% complete

7/28/2014

  • KXMB-TV (Bismarck, N.D.)
  • Washington Times, The

MDU Resources Group and Calumet Specialty Products Partners are constructing a $350 million oil refinery, called the Dakota Prairie Refinery, near Dickinson, N.D. The facility is the state's first oil… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Sealed Air consolidating, moving to N.C.

7/24/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (tiered subscription model)
  • NorthJersey.com (Hackensack, N.J.) (free registration)

Diversey parent company Sealed Air is relocating to Charlotte, N.C., and plans to close its New Jersey headquarters and offices in Wisconsin, Connecticut and South Carolina over the next three years. … 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

"Armed individuals" occupy Cargill plant in Ukraine

7/21/2014

  • FoodNavigator

A "small number of armed individuals" have occupied a Cargill sunflower-seed processing plant in the Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine, the company said. No employees were present as the company had c… 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

Experts: Shale mega deals to focus on growth, be driven by independent operators

7/21/2014

  • CNBC

Shale-related mega deals are expected to become "very company-specific" and shift focus from high costs and low oil prices to growth, said Fadel Gheit, managing director and senior energy analyst at O… Read More