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Made in the USA

Hydrocarbon Engineering,

American Refining Group, Inc. has been Made in USA certified after successfully completing the proprietary supply chain audit process. It is the first oil refinery to be granted license to use the Made in USA Certified® Seal for its following products;

  • Brand Penn Lubricants
  • Kensol Naphthas
  • Distillates and Kendex Base Oil, custom blends, waxes and resins.

Facility details

American Refining Group Inc, is a privately owned facility, situated in 131 acres in Bradford, Pennsylvania. The refinery has a 11 000 bpd processing capacity and processes 100% Pennsylvania Grade Crude. This crude is available domestically and American Refining Group purchases the majority of their crude from sources in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York and West Virginia. It is the oldest and continuously operated lube oil refinery in the world. They strive to supply their customers with consistent quality products and flexibility in working together, delivering the highest quality service. The company’s stocks are converted into high quality waxes, lubricant base oils, gasoline and fuels, as well as a wide variety of specialty products.

Comments on the status

‘We felt that it was important to become Made in USA Certified to be able to distinguish our products as being truly Made in USA which is a strong part of our heritage and something our customers value. The Made in USA Certified seal gives our consumers added assurances in their purchases,’ said Director of Marketing for American Refining Group, Roy Sambuchino.

‘The Bradford refinery was founded in 1881 at the height of the domestic oil boom and is the oldest continuously operating lube oil refinery in the world. Oil refinement in the USA is a critical piece of our Nation’s past, present and future. We congratulate this historic company on their on going innovation and the good paying jobs they create for hard working Americans in the Bradford, Pennsylvania region. We are proud to certify ARG’s selec line of products,’ commented Made in USA Certified’s co founder and president Jusie Reiser.

Adapted from a press release by Claira Lloyd.

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