NCFI Polyurethanes is working hard to move customers over to new blowing agents. The first deadline for removing HFCs from polyurethane foam products in the US is January 2017 for integral skin foams
Urespec has set up a manufacturing joint venture in Mexico to supply the North American market with bismuth and zinc catalysts.
The opening of an R&D and production site in North Carolina by Italian-headquartered Repi two-and-a-half years ago has led to a tripling in US turnover
Polyurethane foam represents a growth opportunity for Piedmont Chemical Industries I, according to its vice president and chief operating officer Emil Delgado.
Maquinol gave a first showing to its new management software at UTECH North America 2016.
Dow Corning is to sell a range of surfactant products from its Japanese joint venture, Dow Corning Toray, outside Japan for the first time
Flexaust has introduced a polyurethane-coated polyester temporary heater duct for commercial and industrial rental use.
The American Chemistry Council’s Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) has added a portal on colour science and colourant technology in polyurethane chemistry.
Icynene’s ProSeal closed-cell spray foam has been awarded UL Greenguard Gold certification.
Spenco Medical Coporation has launched a number of new orthotic sandals and post-workout recovery slides featuring memory foam.