The Urethane Blog

PFA Adds Molded Division


Polyurethane Foam Association Forms Division
To Focus On Molded Flexible Polyurethane Foam Issues


Recticel to Commercialize CO2 Polyol

First customer for Covestro’s CO2-derived polyol / Foam for furniture and mattresses

Globally active foam products manufacturer Recticel (Brussels / Belgium;

MCNS TDI Plant Update

MCNS (Mitsui Omuta) TDI Plant to Resume in mid-August
2016-07-14    [Source:PUdaily]


PUdaily, Shanghai – It is reported that MCNS (Mitsui Chemicals) TDI plant in Omuta plans to resume normal operations in mid-August if no other issues arise.

Accella Investments

Accella Polyurethane Systems Announces Investment in Spray-on

Truck Bed Liner Manufacturer, Bullet Liner™


Company Further Solidifies Pre-eminence in Polyurethane Space – Extending Industrial Product

Expertise to Include Offering for the Consumer Transportation Market


Covestro Expands HDI Precursor Capacity

New world-scale plant for precursor HDI in Shanghai, China opened

Covestro expands position in coating raw materials

Capacity at site increased by about 50,000 metric tons per year / Response to growing demand / Production particularly environmentally friendly,

BASF Expands Poly THF in China

BASF and Markor start up new Polytetrahydrofuran plant in Xinjiang, China

Shanghai, China – July 6, 2016 – Today BASF and Xinjiang Markor Chemical Industry Co.,

Asian MDI Overview

2016 H1 MDI Demand Up and Down in Southeast Asia

2016-07-06    [Source:PUdaily]

PUdaily, Shanghai—Southeast Asia region (or ASEAN ) mainly imports MDI from China,

Covestro to Expand MDI

Covestro expands MDI capacity in Brunsbüttel

Covestro announced that it is moving forward with a repurposing of its production operations in Brunsbüttel,

Duck Dynasty Endorsement

Si Robertson of ‘Duck Dynasty’ Endorses SWD Urethane

Si Robertson is a fan of the newly released Quik-Shield 108 Spray Foam.