Current Headlines

  1. New Method For Identifying Carbon Compounds Derived From Fossil Fuels

    Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a laboratory instrument that can measure how much of the carbon in many carbon-containing materials was derived from fossil fuels.

  2. Major LPG Producers, Traders, Suppliers Convene In Dubai For 12th LPGtrade Summit Coming October

    Against the backdrop of falling freight rates, higher LPG supplies from the USA and Asia’s rising demand for LPG, CMT’s annual LPG industry meet underscores major trends defining demand and supply across the regions – mainly the Middle East, Asia, USA and Europe

  3. Edeniq Supports First LCFS Pathway For Corn Kernel Fiber Cellulosic Ethanol

    On September 7, 2017, Edeniq, Inc.’s (“Edeniq”) President and CEO, Brian Thome, submitted written comments to the California Air Resources Board (“CARB”) supporting final approval of Little Sioux Corn Processors’ (“Little Sioux’s”) application under California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard (“LCFS”) for a pathway for cellulosic ethanol produced from corn kernel fiber at its Marcus, Iowa plant

  4. CB&I Announces CATOFIN Technology Award For Petrochemical Plant In China

    CB&I (NYSE: CBI) today announced it has been awarded a contract by Xuzhou HaiDing Chemical Technology Co. Ltd. for the license and engineering design of a grassroots propane dehydrogenation unit to be built in Pizhou, Jiangsu Province, China

  5. U.S. Water Expands Its Integrated Offerings And Applications With Acquisition

    U.S. Water, an ALLETE Company, Announces the Acquisition of Tonka Water Tonka Water, a major supplier of municipal and industrial water treatment systems, has joined the U.S. Water family 

  6. Badger Licensing To Provide Technology For New Ethylbenzene / Styrene Monomer Plant In China

    Badger Licensing LLC (Badger) recently announced that Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical Co., Ltd. (ZPC) has selected Badger’s proprietary technology for a 1200 KTA grassroots ethylbenzene / styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant being built in Daxiaoyushan Island, Daishan District, Zhoushan City, Zhejiang Province, People’s Republic of China

  7. Clearlake Capital Leads Recapitalization Of FloWorks

    Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, “Clearlake”) and FloWorks International, LLC (“FloWorks” or the “Company”) recently announced that Clearlake has led the successful recapitalization of FloWorks in partnership with the Company’s existing financial sponsors, led by TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P., the Company’s management team, and other stakeholders. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed 

  8. Chemicals In Oilfield Wastewater May Be Going Undetected

    Methods to assess chemicals in oilfield wastewater may not be sufficient, researchers say.

  9. Praxair Named To FTSE4Good Index Series

    Praxair, Inc. has again been recognized for its environmental, social and governance (ESG) leadership as it was named in the FTSE4Good Index Series by FTSE Russell for the second consecutive year 

  10. Global Scientific Study Finds Microscopic Plastic Fibers Contaminating Tap Water

    Recently, Orb Media, a D.C.-based non-profit digital newsroom, released Invisibles: The Plastic Inside Us, the first ever global scientific study on the overwhelming prevalence of microplastics — extremely small pieces (less than 5 mm) of plastic debris resulting from the disposal and breakdown of consumer products and industrial waste — in tap water.