Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

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Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

EPA moves forward with new rules for 52 chemicals

10/27/2014

  • Hill, The

The Environmental Protection Agency is adding significant new rules for 52 chemicals, effective in 60 days. This will allow the EPA "to evaluate the intended use and, if necessary, to prohibit or limi… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

House to consider EPA "secret science" bill soon, McCarthy says

10/29/2014

  • Bloomberg BNA (subscription required)
  • Politico Pro (subscription required)

The House is set to consider legislation that would mandate the Environmental Protection Agency use publicly available scientific data as the basis for its regulations, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy,… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

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Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Hess plans $6B deepwater project in Gulf of Mexico oil field

10/29/2014

  • Oil & Gas Journal
  • United Press International

Hess on Tuesday announced plans to develop the Gulf of Mexico's Stampede oil field. The $6 billion deepwater project would involve drilling of six production wells and four water-injection wells in th… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Labeling, directions key to boosting use of cleaning wipes in food industry

10/22/2014

  • Nonwovens Industry online

One out of every six Americans gets sick from contaminated food each year, but the specialty-wipes industry "can make a real impact," Susan Stansbury writes. "Labeling and directions are the key," she… 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

Canola-crushing plant explosion under investigation

10/28/2014

  • CTV.ca (Canada)
  • Soyatech

Officials are investigating the cause of an explosion at a canola-crushing plant near Saskatchewan, Canada. The accident resulted in extensive damage but no serious injuries. The blast occurred in the… Read More

Shale SmartBrief Powered by API

Shale oil and natural gas news

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Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Analyst: Shale boom boosted economic performance of some states in past decade

10/27/2014

  • Reuters

Federal data show that energy-producing states outperformed energy-consuming states economically from 2003 to 2013, with the shale revolution playing a key role, writes John Kemp, a senior market anal… Read More