Petrochemicals

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

Gets It There Fresh and Keeps It All Clean: Ethylene

What helps prevent contamination as food is transported from farms to stores to our dinner tables? What helps keep produce fresher for longer as it travels from rural fields to urban centers? And what is helping households, cafeterias and food...

/ March 12, 2018