LyondellBasell is to acquire Akron, Ohio-based A. Schulman, which produces Accutech TPU and makes plastic compounds, composites and powders.
Milan, Italy – BASF plans to launch Elastopan ULD polyurethane slipper sole systems with density down to 200 kg/m3 at Simac, an international footwear technology and machinery show.
Sales in Oltchim’s polyol segment grew 24% in 2017, by RON 38.8 m ($10.3 m) to RON 202m compared, with RON 163 m in 2016.
Blowing agent company Chemours sales in its fluoropolymer segment grew by 17% in 2017 compared with 2016 to $2.7 bn.
Amerityre, which makes polyurethane tyres for industrial applications, experienced a rise in sales of 4.9% to $1.79m for the half of 2017.
Several polyurethane components play key roles in the comfort provided to computer gamers by Corsair’s new T2 Road Warrior chair during long-haul gaming sessions
The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance has announced the winners of its 13th Annual SPFA National Industry Excellence Awards. The presentations were made at its 2018 Convention and Expo in Mobile, Alabama in January.
BUFCA, the British Urethane Foam Contractors Association, is supporting the National Energy Action (NEA) charity’s fuel poverty awareness day on 23 February 2018.
Remco Products is working with Canadian manufacturing company Top Dog to supply a range of food-safe aprons, gowns and sleeves made from polyether polyurethane
Sales in Tosoh’s ChlorAlkali division, which produces MDI, grew by 26% in the first nine months of 2017.