Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

How to achieve your career goals faster

1/22/2015

  • U.S. News & World Report

Get promoted more quickly by accepting new duties, learning new skills and finding a mentor, Marcelle Yeager writes. "Sitting around and waiting for praise and promotions is not an option," she writes… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

ACC's CAB shows growth expected this quarter

1/28/2015

  • Engineering.com
  • Argus Media

The American Chemistry Council's Chemical Activity Barometer showed a 0.2% increase in activity in January, with the index up 3.6% versus last year. Index components were mixed, with production and eq… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Obama should reverse veto threat, approve Keystone XL bill

1/28/2015

  • Orlando Sentinel (Fla.) (tiered subscription model)

President Barack Obama should withdraw his veto threat on legislation that would authorize the Keystone XL pipeline if he is sincere with his intention to accomplish goals with the new Congress, accor… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Front-runner emerging for next P&G chief executive?

1/22/2015

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • Advertising Age (free access for SmartBrief readers)
  • Cincinnati Enquirer (tiered subscription model), The

Procter & Gamble appears to be testing senior executive David Taylor as a replacement for CEO A.G. Lafley by giving him the additional responsibility of overseeing P&G's struggling beauty business. Ta… 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

Report: Growing demand for plant, animal protein requires sustainable practices

1/27/2015

  • FoodNavigator

Changing trends in animal and plant protein consumption will require increased crop yields, according to a report from French consultant BIPE and Sofiproteol, which represents the nation's protein and… 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

Rig-count drop doesn't always result in production decline, experts say

1/26/2015

  • Reuters

A decline in rig count does not necessarily lead to a reduction in production, as seen during the 2008 natural gas price slump when gas output increased after a peak in rig count, experts say. However… Read More