BASF and Yanfeng Adient are promoting polyurethane as an automotive seating material with a strategic partnership.
Wanhua has acquired Chematur Technologies, a Swedish developer of MDI, TDI, hydrogen peroxide and bio-chemical materials.
US performance materials firm Schweitzer-Mauduit International (SWM) is installing a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) film line at its site here.
Chinese PU leather maker Anli forecasts its unaudited H1 2019 net profit will range from CNY 16m ($2m) to CNY 21m.
China’s footwear maker Peak Sport has launched what it claims is the world’s first fully 3D printed shoes, using TPU.
China has a new polyurethane foam insulation designed to reduce propellant evaporation in cryogenic rockets.
Huntsman and Chinese partners have launched a continuous production line for plywood. It uses MDI technology instead of traditional urea-formaldehyde adhesives.
China’s energy and petrochemical firm Guanghui Energy has signed a contract to build the country’s first waste gas to ethylene glycol plant.
Huafon Spandex, the listed elastane arm of Huafon Group, has announced further details about how it will absorb the group’s PU resin and polyester polyol subsidiary, Zhejiang Huafon New Materials.
At a press conference on 29 May, China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment denied the widespread illegal use of CFC-11 in eastern China, as indicated in a new study published in the journal Nature.