From the Inside: How Industry Environmentalists are Driving Sustainability Efforts Within Refining and Petrochemical Companies
The idea of an environmentalist working in the refining and petrochemical industries seems like the ultimate paradox to some. But scientists and environmentally minded experts within these sectors are emerging as some of the most effective and powerful champions of sustainability, spearheading efforts and innovations both internally and externally to help protect the environment.
Vehicle efficiency is not a partisan issue. Every driver wants cleaner, more efficient cars and trucks. They also want them to be affordable, safe and family friendly. Fuel-powered internal combustion engine vehicles offer a range of options that satisfy these criteria, and they’re getting better every year.
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U.S. refining increased to more than 18.6 million barrels per day, almost 20% of global capacity.
We create the jobs that employ more than 4 million Americans in 33 states.
Petrochemical manufacturers have invested $185 billion to expand operations to meet growing demand.