Chrysler Group is using recycled polyols made by a ground breaking process based on polyurethane foam scrap. Developed by Infichem Polymers lie these recycled materials are used in the seat foam for Chrysler’s 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Environmental concerns give phosphorus based FRS a good future
Albemarle developed its new aliphatic curing agent Ethacure 90 in response to requests from users for UV-stable one-coat materials,
“We are just on the edge of a certain recovery after a difficult year for all markets in both plastics and PU,” said Marco Volpato, managing director of Cannon SpA.
Despite the difficulties, Cannon “approached this crisis in a very good manner,” and was able to gain good results, Volpato added.
At the K2010 exhibition in Dusseldorf, Hennecke GmbH sold a spray machine from the stand
Bayer MaterialScience has developed “extremely lightweight” rigid PU foam for the cockpit of the SolarImpulse
KraussMaffei AG launched its ColorForm in-mould coating process, — “an absolute world premier,” during K 2010.
Spanish materials firm Merquinsa will see its Bio TPU brand thermoplastic polyurethanes used in a Ford Motor Co. auto part and a Brooks Sports running shoe next year.
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Resimat device specifically evaluates the behaviour of viscoelastic foams, to meet a standard from demanding Swedish furniture group IKEA.