The Urethane Blog

Eastman Completes Urethane Extrusion Line

Eastman’s Continued Investments in Martinsville Site Enable Continued Innovation to Support the Paint Protection Market

KINGSPORT, Tenn., March 15, 2018 – Eastman Chemical Company today announced the completion of a state-of-the-art urethane extrusion line at its Martinsville,

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Covestro and China

China is biggest market for Covestro

By Song Yingge | 00:01 UTC+8 March 14, 2018 | Print Edition

German plastics and chemicals producer Covestro said China became its largest single market last year as the company’s sales volume grew 8 percent annually,

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BDO Prices Rise in China

BDO Price Continues to Rise after the Spring Festival Holiday

2018-03-13    [Source:PUdaily]


East China-originated BDO price consolidates at high level. Read more

Huntsman TPU Partnership


Osnabrück, GERMANY – The thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU) team at Huntsman has formed a special partnership with T.

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Olin Epoxy Interview

14th March 2018, Paris

Interview with Juan Antonio Merino, Olin Epoxy
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Inside Composites talks to Juan Antonio Merino,

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PFA Meeting

The Spring 2018 Polyurethane Foam Association General Business Meeting and Technical Program is open for registration.
Join us to to learn about recent issues and technology developments affecting flexible polyurethane slabstock and molded foam producers.

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Huntsman Appoints Ferrari to its Board

Huntsman Appoints Daniele Ferrari to its Board of Directors

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced the appointment of Daniele Ferrari as a new independent director to its Board of Directors effective March 7,

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Lubrizol Expansion

Lubrizol Expands Global Capabilities and TPU Capacity

CLEVELAND, February 20, 2018 – The Lubrizol Corporation announces an update to its ambitious global expansion program supporting the company’s Engineered Polymers thermoplastics polyurethane (TPU) business and growing global demand for its Estane® TPU,

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