About the Author

Peter Spitz has spent his entire career in the chemical and energy industries. Graduated from MIT with a B.Sc.  and M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, he has worked for a large oil company, for a research and engineering company in petrochemicals and as a consultant to the global chemical industry. Peter has a broad background in areas ranging from R&D and process development to corporate strategy and financial analysis.  He was the founder and president of a respected international consulting firm, Chem Systems Inc., which was acquired by IBM in 1998. Peter is the author of two books, “Petrochemicals. The Rise of an Industry”, and “The Chemical Industry at the Millennium”. He has written numerous articles on industry trends and has spoken at industry functions. He is one of the founders of the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia.

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2 Responses to About the Author

  1. Gartenmöbel says:

    I’ve been looking for this exact information on this subject for a long time. Bookmarked and recommended!

  2. Jari says:

    Hi, interesting to read about your view on fracking in NY…
    Do you think fracking is going to be a reality in NY in a few months ?
    Regards Jari

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