Petrochemical

Presenting the Opportunities the Shale Boom Offers

Outreach is a critical area for trade associations to ensure that individuals understand what the association does, what industries it represents and how it impacts them directly. Part of my role at AFPM includes educating people about how thousands of...

/ September 26, 2014

AFPM Launches New Workforce Development Site

Mike McDonnell, President and Chief Executive Officer, TPC Group, Inc., has written a guest blog for Petro Primer on our new Workforce Development Site: Attention future employees – have you heard about the terrific career opportunities in the fuel and...

/ September 16, 2014

Are You Ready for Some Football? Petrochemicals Protect from Head to Toe.

As the summer is winding down, the 2014 football season is gearing up. Whether you are rooting for your favorite pee wee team or following the pros, did you know that petrochemicals play a key role in this favorite American...

/ August 20, 2014

An American Manufacturing Renaissance: Wait for it…

Being a dinosaur and unfamiliar with social media, I was asked to write a blog on something near and dear to my heart. Since beer has little to do with petrochemicals, I guess I should talk about shale development and what...

/ August 5, 2014