Month: January 2018

Petrochemicals: The Real Super Bowl MVP

It’s that time of year for one of the largest (un)official American holidays – Super Bowl 52! Family and friends come together to see one of the most watched American television broadcasts of the year. Did you know that petrochemicals...

/ January 29, 2018

How Gas Prices Are Determined

Though consumers buy gasoline locally, prices for the fuel are largely determined by the global market for crude oil from which it is made. When the price of crude oil in the global market changes — whether due to geopolitical...

/ January 23, 2018

Taking a Look Behind the Screens at the Consumer Electronics Show

What makes these products possible? From the insides of computers, to the plastic exterior of smart phones, to the insulating coating on nearly every single wire of our electronic devices, petrochemical products are critical to enabling the innovation and disruptive...

/ January 12, 2018

The Building Blocks of our New Year’s Fitness Resolutions

It’s that time of year again. After weeks of overindulgence, people catch sight of their bulging waistlines in bedroom mirrors and declare their New Year’s resolution is to get in shape. This is where petrochemicals can help.

/ January 2, 2018