Aliphatic diisocyanates look set for attractive growth for a number of years, according to Kamel Amari, global product manager for HDI and derivatives at Vencorex.
ICL chose UTECH Europe for the European launch of its VeriQuel R100 reactive flame retardant for rigid applications.
CJGeo has used TerraThane geotechnical polyurethane foam from NCFI to repair a New York City building with significant structural problems.
The significant expansion of bed-in-a-box mattresses sold direct to consumers has shaken up a key downstream market for flexible polyurethane foam. Sarah Houlton investigates.
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.
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.
Digital 3D manufacturing company Carbon has added two further materials to its range of production-ready materials, including a new elastomeric polyurethane.
DSM has entered into a preferred partnership with Golden Valley, Minnesota-based Chromatic 3D Materials. The companies will be offering thermoset materials for 3D printing finished manufactured goods.
The US National Fire Protection Association’s Standards Council has voted to cease development of NFPA 277, its standard methods of tests for evaluating fire and ignition resistance of upholstered furniture using a flaming ignition source.
Icynene has launched a new low GWP closed cell spray polyurethane foam. Icynene ProSeal HFO is the first Icynene spray foam insulation to incorporate an HFO blowing agent, Honeywell’s Solstice.