Chemical substances

LNG deliveries on the rise

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) deliveries to Italy, Spain, Greece, Portugal and Turkey in May rose 16 percent from April, and were up 53 percent from the same month a year ago, Refinitiv data show.
June deliveries this year are set to be higher than in 2018.
[Reuters]

LNG-powered ship fleet needs more infrastructure to expand

The number of new liquefied natural gas-powered vessels will almost double around the globe this year, as the deadline for slashing the sulfur content of bunker fuel is fast approaching, but their further increase to significant figures greatly depends on the improvement of infrastructure, a senior market monitoring official tells Kathimerini English Edition.

Father Found Guilty of Plotting Acid Attack on 3-year-old Son in the UK

Juror in Central England found a man guilty of planning a sulfuric acid attack over her three-year-old son in a litigation dispute over parental rights with the mother of the child, according to Associated Press.

The 40-year-old father was sentenced to a court in Wooster, along with five other people for plotting to shed sulfuric acid on the boy in a shop in July 2018.

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