Lord Corporation is launching a new fast-cure, low exotherm family of urethane adhesives for the truck manufacturing industry.
Api will launch two new TPU footwear materials at Simac Tanning Tech. The event is held in Milan from 20-22 February 2018.
Covestro had sales of EUR 14.1 bn in 2017. Earnings before interest, taxation depreciation and amortisation were EUR 3.4 bn.
Japan produced more polyurethane in 2017 than at any time since 2008, Figures from Japan’s Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) show.
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.
Bob Patel, CEO of LyondellBasell Industries, is the new chairman of the American Chemistry Council’s board, and Wanhua Chemical becomes a regular member
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.