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  • AFPM Applauds Confirmation of Administrator Pruitt

    AFPM Applauds Confirmation of Administrator Pruitt 2017-02-17 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers President and CEO Chet Thompson on the confirmation of Scott Pruitt as the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Administrator: “We congratulate Administrator Pr

    AFPM Opposes Carbon Tax Proposal

    AFPM Opposes Carbon Tax Proposal 2017-02-10 WASHINGTON – Statement by American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers President and CEO Chet Thompson on recent calls for a carbon tax: “Imposing a carbon tax would go directly against President Trump’s commitment to create American jobs and an “America Fi

    AFPM Applauds Trump Administration’s Final Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline

    AFPM Applauds Trump Administration’s Final Approval of Dakota Access Pipeline 2017-02-08 “We applaud the Trump administration’s swift actions to approve the Dakota Access pipeline. This project is long overdue and we are pleased to hear that the final easement has been granted by the U.S. Army Corps of Eng

    AFPM Announces Vice President of Petrochemicals and Vice President of State and Local Outreach

    AFPM Announces Vice President of Petrochemicals and Vice President of State and Local Outreach 2017-02-07 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) announced that Robert McArver has joined the association as vice president of petrochemicals and Don Thoren has been promote

    AFPM Supports Rep. Mullin's Resolution to Disapprove EPA's RMP Rule

    AFPM Supports Rep. Mullin's Resolution to Disapprove EPA's RMP Rule 2017-02-02 AFPM Supports Rep. Mullin’s Resolution to Disapprove EPA’s RMP Rule WASHINGTON – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) supports Rep. Markwayne Mullin’s Congressional Review Act resolution to disapprove

    AFPM Applauds President Trump’s Action on Pipelines

    AFPM Applauds President Trump’s Action on Pipelines 2017-01-24 AFPM President and CEO Chet Thompson commented: “We applaud President Trump’s action to expedite the review and approval of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. Both projects are good for the country, received the required env

    AFPM Applauds President Trump's Action on Pipelines

    AFPM Applauds President Trump's Action on Pipelines 2017-01-24 AFPM President and CEO Chet Thompson commented: “We applaud President Trump’s action to expedite the review and approval of the Dakota Access and Keystone XL pipelines. Both projects are good for the country, received the req

    AFPM Letter to House Leadership on Regulatory Reform

    AFPM Letter to House Leadership on Regulatory Reform 2017-01-04 AFPM Letter to House Leadership on Regulatory Reform The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), a national trade association representing more than 97 percent of U.S. refiners and the majority of petrochemical manufacturer

    Petition for Waiver of 2016 Cellulosic Biofuel Volumetric Requirements

    Petition for Waiver of 2016 Cellulosic Biofuel Volumetric Requirements 2016-12-28 Petition for Waiver of 2016 Cellulosic Biofuel Volumetric Requirements AFPM filed the attached petition requesting that EPA waive the 2016 RFS cellulosic volumes to avoid “phantom fuel” compliance payments arising from a sh

    Letter to Congressional Leadership in Support of the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the (WIIN) Act

    Letter to Congressional Leadership in Support of the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act 2016-12-07 The Honorable Paul Ryan Speaker    U.S. House of Representatives U.S. Senate  H-232, The Capitol S-230, The Capitol Washington, DC 20515