Graco, a polyurethane spray machinery equipment manufacturer, reported an 12% rise in net sales in 2018 to $1.6bn.
Taiwanese thermoplastic polyurethane extruder DingZing Advanced Materials has entered the US market by opening an 80,000 sq ft warehouse near its offices in Secaucus.
EuroPUR and Urethanes Technology International/UTECH-polyurethane.com are pleased to announce that entries are open for the 2019 European Flexible Polyurethane Foam Award.
Cannon opened a new 500m2 laboratory at its Afros division in late 2018. Polyurethane, epoxy and reactive formulation research are the focus of the new building.
Maysta Chemical opened its first overseas company, Maysta International in December 2018.
New York – Arsenal Capital Partners has completed the sale of Elite Comfort Solutions to Leggett & Platt for $1.25 bn. Leggett & Platt is a US bed maker, and also produces automotive seats, furniture components and carpet underlay. The deal was announced in November 2018 with a January 2019 closing date. John Televantos, senior […]
Ana Carolina Haracemiv is Dow’s new head of polyurethanes in the Europe, Middle East, Asia and India region.
Cologne, Germany — Ford’s Robutt issetting the standard for heat and humidity aering in vehicle seat materials. Ford is using the Robutt in a test to ensure that vehicle seats are not affected when they are used by drivers who are hot and sweaty after exercise. ‘Cars are a part of our everyday lives, and for […]
TPU from Covestro is being used to protect mobile phones in a range of covers GTB Global Trade Berlin.
Polyurethane foam is the major source of VOCs and odour in the automotive cockpit. Michael Holzwarth of design and development specialist imat-uve explains why it can be hard to change the smell of the foam