Russian polyurethane foam producer FoamLine is planning a EUR 34m flexible foam plant and a separate mattress production unit at Kuznetsk in western Russia.
Singapore Airlines latest Boeing 787-10 aircraft is fitted with Recaro economy class seat C3710.
Dow Polyurethanes has launched a range of four low-emission styrene-acrylonitrile-containing polyether polyols for flexible foam.
A polyurethane pillow from Enduring Wellness, the ComfortAdjust, is designed to combat tech neck by providing proper neck support and alignment
GOL Linhas Aereas, a Brazilian airline, has placed an order with Recaro to supply its seating to 86 aircraft.
Two independent bodies have agreed with BASF’s risk assessments of foam produced from contaminated TDI produced between August and September 2017.
FoamPartner lifted a production freeze at the plant here 18 October 2017 after atmospheric tests showed that if dichlorobenzene from contaminated TDI was present it was below the threshold value.
BASF said that foam produced from its recent batch of contaminated TDI has produced foams with dichlorobenzene levels ‘clearly below 1ppm’ which it said was the ‘limit for workplace exposure.’
BASF has admitted to supplying 50 customers in the EMEA with TDI contaminated with dichlorobenzne in August and early September.
Amore Beds has added open-cell memory foam infused with graphite to its mattresses.