Petrochemicals

Petrochemicals: The Key to Alleviating Water Wars

Advances in petrochemicals – which are already helping transform medical science – are creating a new, more efficient and more cost-effective way to remove salt from ocean water. This breakthrough could eventually help make clean drinking water much more accessible...

/ July 17, 2018

In a Health Care Revolution, Petrochemicals are at the Heart of the Matter

In a health care revolution, the Cardiac 3D Print Lab at Phoenix Children’s Hospital is making model organs out of plastics to help save children’s lives. Physicians at Phoenix Children’s, in collaboration with researchers at Arizona State University, are producing...

/ May 31, 2018

Personal Protective Equipment: Life-saving Gear Grounded in Petrochemicals

Arriving at the scene, Dan takes in the chaotic view in front of him. A family’s home is ablaze, with smoke billowing out of the roof. He and his fire company have been dispatched to the two-story structural fire, and...

/ April 19, 2018

Baseball and our Industries

“The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It’s been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt, and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game,...

/ March 29, 2018