Fuels & Processing

Grace, Chevron JV To Build Louisiana Catalyst Plant

W.R. Grace and Co. recently announced that Advanced Refining Technologies, the company’s joint venture with Chevron Products Co., will invest around $135 million to build a residue hydroprocessing catalyst plant and additional alumina capacity at the existing Grace manufacturing facility in Lake Charles, La.

Industry & Facility
Regulation & Legislation

China Extends ULSD Mandate To Non-Road Diesel

China’s National Development and Reform Commission recently announced that it will extend National-V (10-ppm sulfur) limits to non-road diesel fuel nationwide in 2018, or one year after National-V ultralow sulfur diesel (ULSD) limits apply to highway vehicle fuel.