Petrochemical

Women in Petrochemicals – Creating Connections at IPC

One of the great things about industry events is the ability to network with your peers. You can make connections and contacts, share information and knowledge, and find support from others. As a woman in the petrochemical industry (we make...

/ March 26, 2015

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

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