Oil, Gas & Chemicals

AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

FDA to expedite review of cholesterol drug from Regeneron, Sanofi

1/26/2015

  • Reuters
  • Bloomberg

The FDA has granted priority-review status to a marketing application submitted by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and Sanofi for their cholesterol-lowering drug alirocumab. A final decision is expected by … Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

ACC's Dooley: Manufacturers need affordable, reliable freight rail

1/30/2015

  • ProgressiveRailroading.com

Freight rail prices continue to increase but service isn't improving, American Chemistry Council CEO Cal Dooley said Wednesday. "For American manufacturers to remain competitive in a global economy, w… Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Report: U.S. oil, gas M&A reaches 10-year high in 2014

1/29/2015

  • Oil & Gas Journal

Merger and acquisition activity in the U.S. oil and natural gas industry last year was the highest in 10 years, with 252 deals and $321.5 billion in total value, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers … Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Harmonization is high priority for cleaning industry in 2015

1/29/2015

  • Chemical Week (subscription required)

Cleaning executives at ACI's annual conference identified harmonization of regulatory and sustainability standards as a high priority for 2015. This includes implementation of globally harmonized syst… 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

Analysts: U.S. oil producers can withstand price slump

1/28/2015

  • Roll Call (free content)

The sinking price of oil will only have a slight effect on U.S. production, thanks to more efficient drilling, declining production costs and increased focus on more productive wells, said Rusty Brazi… Read More