The Urethane Blog

SPFA Comments on CA DTSC Decision

20. June 2017
SPFA releases statement speaking out against recent California DTSC decision

On 19 June the Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance (SPFA) released a statement opposing the recent proposal by the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) to designate spray polyurethane foam products containing unreacted methylene diphenyl diisocyanates (MDI) as a listed Priority Product under the department’s controversial Safer Consumer Products Program.

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Regulatory Update

Industry speaks out against California spray polyurethane foam proposal

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Government Spending

For The First Time, You Can Track Every Dollar The Government Spends

by Tyler Durden
May 9, 2017 2:09 PM


Despite paying trillions in Federal taxes every year,

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CA Extends Comment Period

California extends spray polyurethane foam consultation

California has extended the comment period on its proposal to list spray polyurethane foam (SPF) insulation,

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Indian Duties

India to Levy Anti-dumping Duty on PPG from Dow Thailand

2017-04-20    [Source:PUdaily]


PUdaily, Shanghai-According to official resources, Indian Authority makes a decision to recommend imposition of anti-dumping duty on flexible slabstock polyol products imported from Dow Thailand,

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Green Label Plus Update

The Carpet and Rug Institute’s Green Label Plus Program Added to EPA Federal Procurement Guidelines

(Dalton, GA –

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Hilton Mattress Recycling Initiative


Hilton Works to Divert Food Waste, Mattresses from Landfill

Hilton has partnered with Global Sustainable Solutions to launch its Mattress Recycling Initiative and ORCA, Read more

ACC Comments on Snurs on Isocyanates

ACC calls for US EPA to withdraw two proposed Snurs

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) has called on the US EPA to withdraw two proposed significant new use rules (Snurs) for certain chemical substances derived from the use of isocyanates as monomers.

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