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2009-12-02 16:59:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Petroleum Refining Catalysts - Global Market Opportunities http://www.reportlinker.com/p0164400/Petroleum-Refining-Catalysts---Global-Market-Opportunities.html Rising environmental concerns is leading to a tightening of legislation on transportation fuel quality, with several governments across the world enforcing restrictions on the levels of sulfur, nitrogen,...

2009-11-11 07:00:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Chemical Market Associates, Inc. (CMAI) announces the completion of the 2010 World Light Olefins Analysis, an annual global study that covers past and future developments in supply, demand, production, capacity, trade, pricing and profitability of the global Ethylene and Propylene industry for the period 2004 to 2014. Included with each analysis is 12 months access to CMAI's online capacity and supply/demand databases with a mid-term supply/demand update...

2009-10-15 15:30:00

BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Albemarle Corporation, (NYSE: ALB) www.albemarle.com, a global leader in developing innovative specialty chemicals, catalysts and sustainable clean energy solutions, along with its consortium partners Lummus Technology and Neste Oil, will receive the esteemed 2010 Award for Affordable Green Chemistry from the American Chemical Society, ("ACS") for AlkyClean, a cutting edge solid acid alkylation technology invented and commercialized by...

2009-10-08 07:00:00

BATON ROUGE, La., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Albemarle Corporation, (NYSE: ALB), a leading global supplier of innovative petroleum refining catalysts and additives, introduces another new product, Ketjenfine® 868, designed to significantly improve the performance of vacuum gas oil ("VGO") hydrocracking pretreatment performance. Also known as "KF 868," the new product is built on Albemarle's patented STARS(TM) technology and offers best-in-class hydroprocessing...

2009-10-02 09:00:00

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide Digital Communications, the producers of Green Magazine TV is a new television series featuring ecology and energy conscious companies and organizations. This series will showcase some of the newest and greenest technologies being utilized and is scheduled to air on the Discovery Channel. The Global Gas Flaring Reduction (GGFR) partnership, a World Bank-led initiative, will be featured on Green Magazine TV, a show produced by...

2009-09-14 13:51:00

TYLER, Texas, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- During current economic times, and as refiners globally face the challenge of the world's crude oil and gas supplies becoming increasingly more sour, the significance of capital costs, reliability, and environmental performance of Sulfur Recovery Units (SRU) at new and existing refineries and gas processing plants grows in importance. Focused on these challenges, Goar, Allison and Associates (GAA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Air Products (NYSE:...

2009-09-09 11:02:00

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Trans Ionics Corporation announced today that it will immediately begin providing a service called Custom Separation Synthesis(TM) to customers primarily in the petroleum and chemical industries, who currently have difficult separation problems for which they would like more economically viable solutions. "The goal of CSS is to provide customers with alternative separation schemes that are lower in capital and operating costs than separation...

2009-07-30 07:30:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW., Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Major transformations in the refinery catalyst industry - improving profit margins, lowering capital investments, raising energy efficiency, and meeting escalating fuel specifications - demand a surge of industry initiatives. Catalysts play a key role to help refiners attain fuel standards, improvise operational efficiency, increase conversion and selectivity, and keep up with green trends. The refining industry looks to leverage its...

2009-07-21 08:00:00

BATON ROUGE, La., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Albemarle Corporation, (NYSE: ALB), a global leader in creating innovative catalyst products and technologies, announced today that it will offer the NEBULA catalyst in hydrocracking and hydrotreating applications as part of the Hydroprocessing Alliance, the company's strategic alliance with UOP, a Honeywell company. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050801/ALBEMARLELOGO ) NEBULA catalyst is an innovative material jointly...

2009-07-21 07:00:00

DES PLAINES, Ill., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that it will offer the Albemarle NEBULA hydrotreating catalyst for the production of high-quality, ultra-low-sulfur diesel (ULSD) as part of the Hydroprocessing Alliance, UOP's strategic alliance with Albemarle Corp. NEBULA catalyst is an innovative material jointly discovered by ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company and co-developed with Albemarle that offers greater...