Petrochemical

Shale – This Rock is Changing the Future

In recent years the United States has been undergoing a very significant and important transition, from a nation that relied on imported fuels and manufactured goods, to one that is producing them. Manufacturers in the U.S. are ramping up production...

/ March 26, 2015

March Madness – all thanks to petrochemicals!

It’s that time of year again, when basketball fans across the US pin their brackets up on their walls as the nation’s finest college teams battle it out for top honors. But if it wasn’t for petrochemicals, not only would...

/ March 17, 2015

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Every year December hits and I, like many individuals, fondly look forward to the next several weeks. Spending time with family and friends, baking lots of cookies and tasty treats and just enjoying what many of us dub “the most...

/ December 9, 2014

Shale on a Plane: the importance of petrochemicals in airplanes

My inner geek comes out at surprising times. I recently found myself on a commercial flight going to Houston for a panel discussion on shale development and how it is changing American manufacturing. We are in the beginning phases of...

/ December 8, 2014