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

Petrochemicals at the AFPM Annual Meeting – the technical sessions are not just for petroleum refiners

It is not uncommon for stereotypes to be repeated long after they are no longer valid and to be considered received wisdom even in the face of evidence to the contrary.

/ February 16, 2016

Veterans: Fueling America’s Fuel and Petrochemical Industry

As we all learned in school, Independence Day commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776 which declared our independence from Great Britain. A huge thank you goes out to those in the U.S. military, who...

/ July 1, 2015