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Sinomax Invests in U.S.

Sinomax USA Takes Equity Stake In Dormeo N.A.

Furniture Industry News Update – Furniture World Magazine
Posted: 8/19/2015


Ashley Wants In

Plaintiff fights to rejoin Polyurethane class
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 (Yesterday)
Pallavi Guniganti

An Ashley Furniture store

An Ashley Furniture store (Credit: Michael Rivera)

Ashley Furniture wants to be part of the certified class of direct purchasers in the Polyurethane antitrust litigation as it winds up with hundreds of millions in dollars in settlements,

Polyurethane Bushings

Why Everyone is Putting Polyurethane on Their Cars

Micah Wright/Autos Cheat Sheet

It’s inevitable: Your car’s suspension is going to fall apart on you one day.

Accella Makes Two More Acquisitions

Accella Performance Materials announces acquisition of Premium Spray Products
Thursday, Sep 10, 2015

Accella Performance Materials, a leading manufacturer of polyurethanes and recycled rubber products today announced the acquisition of Premium Spray Products,

Covestro Stops TDI Production Early

Covestro Stops TDI Production in Brunsbüttel in Early September
2015-09-09    [Source:PUdaily]


PUdaily, Shanghai-Covestro, former Bayer MaterialScience, has discontinued TDI production in Brunsbüttel in early September 2015,

Houston Hub

Petrochemicals boom in full swing on Gulf Coast

Fueled by a bounty of natural gas, the area has become an export hub

By Jordan Blum

September 3,

Tempur Sealy Names New CEO

Tempur Sealy names new CEO

By Janet Patton

September 8, 2015



Lexington-based Tempur Sealy International announced Tuesday that Scott L.

Latest on Benzene

Europe benzene players watching US price movements
08 September 2015 14:30 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)–European benzene players are carefully watching spot market price developments for potential arbitrage opportunities across the Atlantic,

Covestro IPO Scheduled for Q4

Bayer to list Covestro in fourth quarter

Andrew Ward, Pharmaceuticals Correspondent


Bayer has shrugged off volatility in the stock markets to give the go-ahead for the multibillion-euro flotation of its plastics business.

Dow CPI Lineup

Dow Demonstrates “Innovating for You” at CPI 2015

New technologies, including Innovation Award Finalist, will be on display.