PIR insulation with flame-retarded aluminium composite cladding passes fire tests for use in high buildings, said the UK government’s Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG).
Cumulative Polyurethane production growth in Japan in the first half of 2017 grew by 10% compared to the 2016
Adient, which makes automotive seating, has agreed to buy Futuris for around $360m by the end of September pending regulatory and antitrust approvals.
Conzzeta, Foam Partner’s parent, has sold its 51% stake in its North American joint venture with Woodbridge FoamPartner to Woodbridge.
PTT Global Chemical has confirmed its joint venture in Rayong province, Thailand will build a propylene oxide project with nameplate capacity of 200 kT/year and be commercial in 2020
The high price of isocyanates is pushing Kingspan to increase the volume of phenolic sales as a proportion of its portfolio,
Polyurethane casting resins company ebalta and RepRap a 3d printing machinery company have launched an isotropic polyurethane 3d printing resin.
Two new TPU-based products have been introduced by Lubrizol’s Engineered Polymers business
Automotive interior company Grammer saw group sales rise 5% in the first half of 2017 to EUR 908 m.
An evaluation of cast PVC processing conditions for improved adhesion to polyurethane foam for automotive applications by Robert Bondar, BASF.