Acmos, which manufactures release agents and processing aids, has opened a new office in Pittsburgh. This location will now handle the management of administration, operations and sales.
A survey commissioned by the Royal Society of Chemistry has highlighted widespread concerns in the chemistry sector about the impact of a no-deal Brexit.
Three demolition workers are in a serious condition after being exposed to MDI. They were working at a facility previously occupied by the door and window component manufacturer AmesburyTruth.
Researchers at Brown University have developed an intravascular catheter with a polyurethane coating that might help prevent catheter-related bloodstream infections.
Significant concerns remain about the UK government’s preparedness for chemicals regulation and maintain chemical trade after Brexit, according to the House of Lords EU Energy and Environment sub-committee.
Polytek Development Corp. has acquired Franklin, Indiana-based BCC Products. Polytek manufactures specialty polymers for mould-making and casting applications. It is a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners.
Gate City Signs & Graphics employed high density urethane foam in its recent commission to replace the ageing signage at the Guilford Courthouse National Military Park near its home in Greensboro.
SprayWorks Equipment Group has launched a new automatic applicator. The Coaterbot is designed for applying both coatings and SPF.
Three US organisations are going into battle with subterranean termites. The American Chemistry Council’s Spray Foam Coalition, the Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance and the National Pest Management Association are to look for ways to prevent the termites entering homes.
BASF has developed new TPU material grades for the optimised manufacture of shanks for shoes. These are the stiffening elements between the inner and outer sole that retain shape and improve comfort.