Research on creating flame-resistant polyurethane foams from limonene extracted from waste orange peel has won an Excellence in Thermoset Polymer research award
The proposal by California’s Department of Toxic Substances Control to list spray polyurethane foam that contain unreacted MDI as priority products under the state’s Safer Consumer Products Program has caused consternation among industry bodies.
Four new members have joined ISPA — the International Sleep Products Association’s Board of Trustees.
UFP Technologies has expanded its FlexShield product line to include polyurethane-based sterile barrier integrity protection for almost all medical devices.
Polyurethane fabric manufacturer Ultrafabrics has merged with Japanese company Daiichi Kasei.
Denso Corporation is using bio-based plastics in some of its products, including castor oil-based polyurethane
Blair Rubber & Hyload have acquired fellow Ohio-based business Elastikote.
Australian company Era Polymers is forming a partnership with South Africa’s Diverse Urethanes.
Hybrid Coating Technologies had received a follow-on order from PPG-Comex for its non-isocyanate binder.
The Concrete Protector’s Polyhard SL polyurethane mortar slurry has been named most innovative product in the materials for concrete construction category at the 2017 World of Concrete show.