Michelin North to spend $50m to convert a 12,542 m² structure in Piedmont SNC to be the first manufacturing site for its non-pneumatic Tweel tire/wheel.
BBG a German glass encapsulation technology firm has established an operation in Oxford, Michigan.
Researchers at Quingdao Science and Technology University claim to have developed a surface modified PU foam that can easily and repeatably absorb crude oil spills.
Tempur Sealy’s Tempur-Pedic North America brand is to be the official sleep provider to the US Ski and Snowboard Association to the end of 2016.
RIM Polymers and Honeywell held a seminar on HFC-141b replacement in late November attended by companies from the country and wider region.
Korea’s SKC is planning a propylene glycol and upstream expansion to become a global-scale producer in Ulsan. Mechanical completion is scheduled for q3 2017.
A team at the University of Missouri is developing formulation simulation software that could eventually reduce costs and make PU formulations more efficient.
Companies taking part in antitrust activity in the EU will find it harder to escape compensation claims from individuals and other firms after the Directive on Antitrust Damages Actions is implemented
Henan Energy and Chemical Industry Group is to start trial runs of its 60kT/year PTMEG project
coMobilier, the French company charged with recycling waste has decided on four new projects to dismantle and recycle domestic mattresses.