The House of Lords EU Energy and Environment sub-committee has highlighted renewed concerns about the government’s ill-preparedness to take on the regulation of chemicals and maintain chemical trade after Brexit.
Doug Kramer has been appointed CEO at Icynene-Lapolla. His predecessor in the role, Mark Sarvary, is now executive chairman.
Michigan-based contractor RetroFoam has published a guide to assist homeowners in insulating their pole barns correctly.
General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials has signed a new distribution agreement for A. Schulman compounds in north America.
Duna USA has completed a multi-million dollar expansion of its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Texas.
The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance’s Building Envelope Committee has upgraded its TechDoc on the use of spray polyurethane foam for exterior subgrade thermal and moisture.
Lubrizol’s Engineered Polymers business has appointed Osterman and Company as a distributor for its thermoplastic polyurethane portfolio.
Fashion designer Stella McCartney’s latest collection includes a range of shoes and bags made from polyurethane.
Ford has developed a PU foam that contains tiny amounts of graphene. Using the nanomaterial can make huge improvements in the foam’s performance in challenging applications. Sarah Houlton finds out more
The US International Trade Commission has decided that there is a ‘reasonable indication’ that the domestic mattress industry is being negatively impacted by the dumping of products from China.