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AIChE SmartBrief

The best stories for chemical engineers

AIChE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Institute of Chemical Engineers

EU is expected to file antitrust charges against Russia's Gazprom

4/20/2015

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The EU is expected to file antitrust charges against Russia's Gazprom soon, citing the company's business practices in some eastern and southern European countries. Officials from Gazprom and the Russ… Read More

ACC SmartBrief

The best stories about the chemical industry

ACC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Chemistry Council

EPA: State implementation rules unlikely to be issued with ozone standard

4/24/2015

  • EENews.net (subscription required)

While industry groups and state regulators have asked the Environmental Protection Agency to publish its final ozone standard and the state compliance rules simultaneously, that scenario is unlikely. … Read More

API SmartBrief

Oil and natural gas industry news

API SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Petroleum Institute

Extra crude-by-rail offloading capacity allows refiners to hedge oil price spikes

4/24/2015

  • SNL Financial (free content)

Domestic refiners have hedged sudden increases in the prices of imported oil by increasing their crude-by-rail offloading capacity amid price differences between U.S. crude and international crude, sa… Read More

ACI SmartBrief

News for the cleaning products industry

ACI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Cleaning Institute

Clorox exec: Sustainability can drive economic growth

4/22/2015

  • Bloomberg BNA (free content)

Clorox's sustainability measures save the company about $15 million per year and yield a number of other economic benefits, according to Clorox Director of Environmental Sustainability Alexis Limberak… 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

Debate over GMO food labeling continues with pending bill

4/20/2015

  • Food Processing

The GMO labeling debate could come to a head this year as the U.S. Congress considers a new labeling bill. The bill would require the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to review GMO food ingredients, … 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

EIA releases updated map of Lower 48 shale plays

4/22/2015

  • SNL Financial (free content)

The Energy Information Administration has updated a 2011 map of shale plays in the Lower 48 states, expanding the size of several well-known formations, including the Eagle Ford, Barnett, Fayetteville… Read More