Gaco Western, which makes spray polyurethane foam insulation, has appointed Chuck Skalski as its new president.
The American Water Works Association is inviting comments on the proposed new standards for polyurethane coatings for steel water pipe.
Soft-Tex International, which manufactures bedding products from memory foam, has become the first company to gain CertiPUR-US certification for moulded foam
The PFA meeting in St Petersburg, Florida is a place where US flexible foamers meet to discuss the issues of the day, Sarah Houlton went along.
Lightweighting will continue to be a crucial strategy for car manufacturers as they strive to meet the US 2025 Corporate Average Fuel Economy standards.
Camelbak has developed the Quick Stow Chill Flask, which it claims is the first insulated collapsible bottle. This, and the companion non-insulated Quick Stow Flask, feature leak-proof polyurethane reservoir materials.
Aldon has introduced a new type of wheel chock for railroad cars, made from polyurethane. It is designed to be used with freight cars, including tank cars
Polyurethanes played a key role in the design and development of a novel beard grooming product that looks like a cross between a comb and a set of knuckle dusters.
Foam certification body CertiPUR-US now has 31 foam manufacturers as members, 92 foam families are registered, and nearly 400 downstream product manufacturers listed on the website as using certified foams.
A huge grain storage bin at a poultry processing plant in Maryland has been repaired by specialist contractors CJ Geo, using TerraThane geotechnical polyurethane foam from NCFI.