Xinyue Chenghua New Materials is planning to build a new plant with 3m m3/year polyurethane insulation panel capacity and 10kT/year polyurethane system capacity, pending regulatory approval.
The Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade is considering tightening the environmental rules affecting its polyurethane sector.
Vince Scattolino joins CertiPUR-US as a Director.
A combination of direct polyurethane injection moulding and direct-attach capabilities are being used with foot scanning technology to produce individually tailored running shoes by Brooks.
The 2017 Insulation Awards have been cancelled following a SkyNews broadcast about fire safety.
The UK’s IMA responds with disappointment to Sky News report on the role of insulation industry involvement in the Grenfell Tower fire.
Thomas Toepfer has been appointed CFO at Covestro and will take over from Patrick Thomas from 1 April 2018.
Brazilian footwear brand Boaonda has qualified a thermoplastic polyurethane from Huntsman for use in the production of its injection-moulded fashion shoes.
Shareholders of Manali Petrochemicals, a polyol production company, approved a plan to raise up to $50m at on 22 November
Polish PU foam and chemicals maker Selena has announced it invested close to PLN 8m (€1.9m) to modernise and expand its capacities in the first six months of this year.