CMU Researching Ways to Convert Shale Gas to Petrochemicals December 3, 2012 Allegheny County, Industrywide Issues, Pennsylvania, Research Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh is hard at work figuring out how to convert Marcellus Shale gas directly into “aromatic” chemical compounds used by chemical and pharmaceutical manufacturers. From a CMU press release: Please Login to view this content. (Not a member? Join Today!) Related Post navigation New Welding Business Plugs in to the Marcellus Supply ChainMD Fracking Commission Casts First Vote – in 15 Months! You do not have permission to view the comments. Click here to cancel reply. Please Login to post a comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email.