Petrochemicals

AFPM In Your Community – A New Website

The refining and petrochemical manufacturing industries are a fundamental – but often overlooked – cornerstone of our modern civilization and economy. Abundant, affordable, and reliable energy drives local economies and allows communities, schools, hospitals, and Main Street to thrive —...

/ March 18, 2015

What To Look Out For In 2015

With the Obama administration trying to make the environment its legacy, this year promises to be a very busy 12 months for the fuels, petrochemicals and refining industries. Although there already have been some excellent summaries, here are AFPM’s predictions for...

/ January 5, 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