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AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

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Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Industry sees potential in Tuscaloosa Marine Shale

4/21/2014

  • Sun Herald (Biloxi-Gulfport, Miss.), The

The Tuscaloosa Marine Shale in Mississippi and Louisiana could become the next U.S. drilling hot spot, according to this article. The need for advanced technology and the cost of drilling are impedime… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

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Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

Obama trip raises hopes for final free-trade deal

4/22/2014

  • Politico (Washington, D.C.)

President Barack Obama's trip to Asia this week could usher in the conclusion of a new free-trade agreement, even as the deal faces opposition from some Democrats. Obama will meet with Japanese Prime … Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

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Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

White House: Decision to extend Keystone review process has nothing to do with politics

4/21/2014

  • Hill, The

The State Department's decision to extend the review process of the Keystone XL pipeline was not politically motivated, White House press secretary Jay Carney said Monday. "The issue here has to do wi… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

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Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

The changing face of flushable wipes

4/16/2014

  • HAPPI online

The flushable-wipes market is estimated at about $1.4 billion, according to a new Smithers Apex report. The report, "The Future of Flushable Wipes to 2018," identifies four upcoming trends, including … 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

Fatty acid content of blood affected by carbohydrates as well as dietary fat

4/14/2014

  • FoodNavigator

The fatty acid content of blood reflects carbohydrate quality in addition to dietary fat, a new study shows. The study, which was published in the journal Lipids, found an association between higher c… Read More

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Shale oil and natural gas news

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Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

EIA: Oil production from major shale basins to rise next month

4/22/2014

  • United Press International

Combined oil output from the Bakken, Niobrara, Permian and Eagle Ford shale basins is expected to increase by a combined 70,000 barrels per day in May, according to the Energy Information Administrati… Read More