Petrochemicals

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

AFPM Members Are Making Health and Safety More Accessible

Every day, AFPM members make products that improve our lives and contribute to human progress — including fuels like gasoline, diesel and jet fuel that facilitate access to vital health services, and petrochemicals used as building blocks to create healthcare...

/ March 12, 2018