Diisocyanate prices have been high for many months. James Elliott, principal analyst at IHS Markit, explains the reasons behind this.
Tempur Sealy International sales fell 4.6% in the first half of 2018 to $ 1.32 bn. Sales in the first half of 2017 were $1.38 bn.
The latest SPF product from Icynene-Lapolla, Lapolla Foam-Lok 450, is a high-performance insulation for both residential and commercial applications.
Qumei Home Furnishings has bought control of publicly listed Norwegian furniture maker Ekornes. The deal will officially close on 30 July if Qumei buys 4% more of the firm.
Polyurethane spray equipment manufacturer Graco, saw sales in its industrial segment rise of $190 m in the second quarter of 2018
Covestro saw sales in its polyurethanes business rise 8.1% in the second quarter of 2018. At the same time volumes grew by 3.9%.
Composites and joining technologies were some of the highlights in the automotive technical session at UTECH Europe 2018. Simon Robinson pulls some of the strands together.
Aend Industries is to move its headquarters from California to Hutto, Texas. The company specialises in the manufacture of recreational polyurethane wheels.
Interest in attending UTECH North America 2018 is growing strongly and is ‘on track to be considerably higher than last time
The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance has announced its board of directors for 2018–20