Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Endo to purchase generic-drug-maker Par Pharma

5/18/2015

  • Nasdaq.com

Dublin-based Endo International will purchase generic-drug-maker Par Pharmaceutical of Woodcliff Lake, N.J., in a stock-and-cash deal valued at $8.05 billion. The acquisition will put Endo's generics … Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

Bill would simplify EPA air pollution permit process

5/22/2015

  • The Hill

A new bill from Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., and Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., would make it easier for manufacturers to get air pollution permits from the Environmental Protection Agency. The bil… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

API's Felmy: Fracking drives lower gasoline prices for U.S. consumers

5/22/2015

  • The Examiner (Washington, D.C.)

Shale oil production has helped in lowering the average per-gallon price of U.S. gasoline by about $1 from a year ago, said John Felmy, chief economist at the American Petroleum Institute. Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Wash new clothes before wearing, dermatologist warns

5/20/2015

  • The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model)

Consumers should wash new clothes at least once before wearing them because they could carry fungus, lice and allergens like dye and formaldehyde resin, said Donald Belsito, professor of dermatology a… 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

Researchers link nanoparticle exposure to gut microbiota changes

5/18/2015

  • FoodNavigator

Common metal oxide nanoparticles found in food, drinking water and cosmetics can significantly alter gut microbiota, researchers have found. Researchers tested the most prevalent nanoparticles, includ… 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

Analysis: U.S. shale to revolutionize global LNG market

5/20/2015

  • Bloomberg

The U.S. is expected to transform the global liquefied natural gas market from a long-term contract market into a spot trading one once the Sabine Pass export facility begins to ship supplies in Decem… Read More