Solid polyurethane tyres helped one team’s vehicle go a long way on very little fuel in this year’s Shell Eco-marathon Americas. Sarah Houlton reports
BASF performance material division opened the first of a series of Creation Centers at its campus in Navi Mumbai in late May. Satnam Singh tooke a look inside.
CTM gained Hennecke as a principal following the German company’s acquisition of OMS. Simon Robinson visited the company
Huntsman has developed a new range of hot castable polyurethane elastomer formulations. The MDI-based products are designed to replace NDI grades
The polyurethane market in Mexico is vibrant, with strong growth in the flexible, automotive, rigid and appliance sectors. Berengere Sim and Simon Robinson interviewed a number of key companies at UTECH Las America 2019
North America continues to drive the spray polyurethane insulation market, although the rest of the world is now starting to realise its benefits, too. Sarah Houlton talks to several players in the North American market about the advantages of SPF over other types of insulation, its environmental benefits, and how the market is growing
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On a visit in October 2018, Urethanes Technology International was lucky enough to see the inside of Cannon’s facility in Zelienople, Pennsylvania. Simon Robinson reports.
What did the polyurethane machinery makers think of business in 2018, and what do they hope to achieve in 2019? Simon Robinson crunches the numbers
The quality of air inside buildings, cars and other enclosed spaces is becoming important, but current methods give very variable results when emission tests for volatiles are carried out on polyurethane samples. Scientists at The Dow Chemical Company have developed a process that is designed to minimise the variability