Utech Polyurethane Daily Report Friday, February 23, 2018 ================================================= Top Stories ================================================= Tempur feels loss of Mattress firm business in 2107 financials Bedding and foam company Tempur Sealy, saw sales fall by 12% between 2016 and 2017 to $ 2.75 bn. http://utech-polyurethane.com/news/tempur-feels-loss-mattress-firm-business-2107-financials/ ------------------------------------------------- Lubrizol update on TPU expansion plans Lubrizol has updated its global TPU expansion programme and taking investment to nearly $80m in a number of locations around the world. http://utech-polyurethane.com/news/lubrizol-update-on-tpu-expansion-plans/ ------------------------------------------------- Lord adhesive speeds up truck manufacture Lord Corporation is launching a new fast-cure, low exotherm family of urethane adhesives for the truck manufacturing industry. http://utech-polyurethane.com/news/lord-adhesive-speeds-up-truck-manufacture/ ------------------------------------------------- Advanced Urethane Engineering receives diversification grant Advanced Urethane Engineering is one of seven southern West Virginia companies to be given early-stage funding assistance of up to $10,000 from the Robert C Byrd Institute (RCBI) to develop new products and expand their operations. http://utech-polyurethane.com/news/advanced-urethane-engineering-receives-diversification-grant/ ------------------------------------------------- ACC appoints new chairman; Wanhua becomes regular member Bob Patel, CEO of LyondellBasell Industries, is the new chairman of the American Chemistry Council’s board, and Wanhua Chemical becomes a regular member http://utech-polyurethane.com/news/acc-appoints-new-chairman-wanhua-becomes-regular-member/ ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------------- Also of Interest Get More From Urethanes Technology! Receive 1 year of Urethanes Technology - in your choice of print or digital. • Unlock unlimited site access including our archived stories and FYI charts - great for presentations! • Access the most comprehensive lists and rankings in the industry. • and so much more! SUBSCRIBE TODAY! http://www.utech-polyurethane.com/subscribe/ ------------------------------------------------- ================================================== Crain Communications, Inc. %%Member_Addr%% %%Member_City%%, %%Member_State%% %%Member_PostalCode%% customerservice@utech-polyurethane.com This message was sent to you because you have requested to receive a product or a relationship with Utech Polyurethane. Your privacy is very important to us. If you no longer wish to receive emails from %%Member_Busname%%, go to: https://home.utech-polyurethane.com/clickshare/changeServicesAdd.do?addAcct.email=%%EMAILADDR%% See our Privacy Policy: http://new.utech-polyurethane.com/privacy-policy Contact customer service at 1-877-320-1723 or customerservice-pn@crain.com.