Amerityre, which makes polyurethane tyres for industrial applications, experienced a fall in sales of 31% to $934,000 for the third quarter of 2017.
BASF and Huafon Group signed strategic cooperation agreement in May to develop the polyurethane, bio-fibre and elastane markets in China.
Polyurethane spray foam insulation may have helped a house swept away by a flood float across a stormy Canadian lake.
Vita Group is now part of Strategic Venture Partners a privately-owned investment company.
BioAmber has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US and has filed a Notice of Intention to take protection under Canada’s Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.
Flexible polyurethane foam that could be used as a sensor material in industrial and sports applications was science fiction… Not any more with nanoparticles, as Sarah Houlton reports.
Wanhua Chemical plans to fully acquire its controlling shareholder Wanhua Chemical Industry (WCI).
California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) is to list spray polyurethane foam insulation materials that contain unreacted MDI as a priority product under the state’s Safer Consumer Products programme.
Tempur Sealy International saw an 11.4% fall in sales during the first quarter of 20178 to $ 648 m due to the termination of an agreement with Steinhoff’s subsidiary, bedding retailer Mattress Firm.
Evonik said it will display ‘the polyurethane industry’s broadest range’ of additives on its stand.