Germany’s IKV institute for plastics processing at RWTH University held its biannual plastics technology colloquium in early Spring, including showcasing a number of reinforced polyurethane developments
2015 was a banner year for a number of polyurethane machinery companies, KraussMaffei did unexpectedly well in China and Saip claimed a record year…
Low-GWP blowing agents are going to be introduced to the market in the next few years and it will be necessary to optimise spray foam systems to use these ingredients
Ekosystem was founded in 2002 by two employees from another nearby Italian machinery company. Simon Robinson visited them at their small factory in Desio, near Milan, Italy.
Polyurethane insulation’s role in the development of sustainable housing solutions was clear at the Ecobuild exhibition and conference in London. Jane Denny reports.
Marco Volpato is the chairman of Italian machinery company Cannon. He spent an hour talking to Simon Robinson about his company, his life, and his plans for the future.
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St Louis, Missouri is home to Foam Supplies, Inc (FSI) , a company with patents in key areas in polyurethane technology and processing. Simon Robinson went along in October 2015 to find out more about the firm.
Over 200 delegates attended the ninth annual Polyurea Development Association’s (PDA) Europe conference in Berlin in November, 2015. Jane Denny reports.
PU has been used in housing for some time, here we look at some of the more recent applications. Jane Denny reports.