Latest Industry News

Letter Regarding Potential Rail Service Disruptions
11/29/2022

Letter Regarding Potential Rail Service Disruptions

Following is a statement and letter from LCA President and CEO Greg Bowser regarding the looming rail service disruptions.

10/12/2022

LCA Statement Regarding CF Industries, ExxonMobil and EnLink Carbon Capture and Storage Announcement

Louisiana’s chemical industry is at the forefront of reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Today’s announcement with Governor Edwards, CF Industries, ExxonMobil and EnLink is just the latest commitment to new investments and projects that bring Louisiana closer to achieving net zero by 2050.

09/27/2022

LCA Statement Regarding Creation of EPA Office of Environmental Justice

Over the last 30 years, Louisiana’s chemical industry has reduced air emissions by 75 percent. If the EPA is truly concerned about the wellbeing of communities in Louisiana, it should work with us; instead, we’ve seen the opposite.

09/22/2022

LCA Statement Regarding Bloomberg's Anti-Industry Campaign

Michael Bloomberg’s $85 million campaign against the petrochemical industry in the United States, and specifically in Louisiana, demonstrates how out of touch he and his friends are with reality. The truth is, the petrochemical industry is, and will continue to be, vital to ensure a safe and effective transition to a lower carbon, sustainable future.

02/18/2022

The Truth about the Tulane Environmental Law Clinic Study

The petrochemical industry is under attack unlike anything in recent history. While resistance to industry is nothing new, the challenges we face today hit in an area that is difficult to fight against without coming across as completely out-of-touch. In today’s world, many rely on emotion, paying no attention to facts.