Oil sands must succeed

Burns, Stephen
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/11/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 70, p63
Trade Publication
The article reports on the statement issued by Rob McNeil, Dow Chemical's commercial manager for feedstocks in Canada, that the declining supply of natural gas means the petrochemical industry in Alberta must succeed in obtaining new feedstock sources from oil sands projects. It cites that an average of available estimates shows that the decline in natural gas supply in the western Canada sedimentary basin will carry on at an annual rate of 2.2% to 2015.


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