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Recycling will be a key part of plastics sustainability, since many U.S. downstream manufacturers are adding billions of pounds of new production capacity even as they work to handle existing plastics waste. Read more


The 10th annual Gulf Coast Industry Forum Sept. 18 and 19 features five panels of experts from the maritime, petrochemical, transportation and logistics industries discussing growth and challenges facing continued economic development in the region. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

As oil and gas and related industries adapt to the generational shift in the workforce. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

Dow today announced an agreement with the Fuenix Ecogy Group, based in Weert, The Netherlands, for the supply of pyrolysis oil feedstock, which is made from recycled plastic waste. Read more

Renewable & Biofuel

Dow today announced it will retrofit proprietary fluidized catalytic dehydrogenation (FCDh) technology into one of its mixed-feed crackers in Plaquemine, Louisiana, to produce on-purpose propylene. Read more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Dow believes that plastic waste has value and can be transformed into new products and energy. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

PetroLogistics plans to build a 500,000 mt/year propane dehydrogenation plant on the U.S. Gulf Coast. Read more


BIC Alliance attended the TCC/ACIT 2019 Legislative Wrap-up Luncheon and Reverse Trade Show on June 27th, 2019 at the Pasadena Convention Center. Read more

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Dow today released its 2018 Sustainability Report, which shares its progress against its 2025 Sustainability Goals. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Dow today announced that Samuel R. Allen, chairman and chief executive officer of Deere & Company, has been elected to Dow’s Board of Directors, effective August 1, 2019. Read more

People Going Places

Environmental awareness

Gaj Rudolf

As CEO of The Dow Chemical Company, Fitterling said he strongly believes the chemical industry's future success hinges on its ability "to get sustainability right." Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

Dow announced plans to expand its alkoxylation capacity at its existing facility in Tarragona, Spain directly benefiting the Europe, Middle East, Africa and India region. Read more

Refining & Petrochemical Processing

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A Dow Chemical subsidiary has locked out more than 200 workers at a chemical plant in Deer Park east of Houston after United Steelworkers union (USW) workers rejected the latest contract proposal. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

"There is no change without progress, but there is no progress without change." That simple statement is an apt response to those who resist change within their companies, especially when it comes to the adoption of new technologies. Read more

Maintenance & Reliability

BIC Alliance attended the 2019 Plant Maintenance, Inspection and Engineering Society Conference & Expo in Pasadena, TX at the Pasadena Convention Center. Read more

BIC Attends

San Jacinto College recently held a luncheon to honor Dow Chemical for its $250,000 donation toward the upcoming Center for Petrochemical, Energy and Technology. Read more

Supplier News

The HASC, Houston Area Safety Council Tailgate for 2019 at the Pasadena Fairgrounds. Read more

BIC Attends

BIC attended the annual SWICA (Southwest Insulation Contractors Association) Expo held this year at the Pasadena Convention Center on February 7, 2019. Read more

BIC Attends

With advanced work packaging (AWP) being one of his "primary focuses" as a project director for The Dow Chemical Company, John Coombs said he recognizes the need to have dedicated people to achieve optimum results in AWP. Read more

Plant Management & Operations

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