The Urethane Blog

The Robocall Invasion

How to Stop Robocalls … or at Least Fight Back

Pestering prerecorded calls are reaching record highs, and even hit our cellphones;

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Homebuilder Confidence Grows

Home builder confidence roars to a cycle high in September, NAHB says

Published: Sept 19, 2016 10:02 a.m. ET

“More serious buyers” are turning out,

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September Propylene Set to Rise

US Sept propylene nominated up 7 and 8 cents/lb
09 September 2016 18:19 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US September propylene nominations were heard at increases of 7 cents/lb ($154/tonne) and 8 cents/lb ($176/tonne),

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Benzene Update

Europe benzene watching US arbitrage amid thin spread
13 September 2016 10:33 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)–European benzene players are watching price developments in the US market,

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Consolidation in Chemical Distribution

Chemical distribution dynamics may drive consolidation
09 September 2016 16:53 Source:ICIS News

BOSTON (ICIS)–Shifting dynamics in chemical distribution will drive further consolidation in the sector,

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Reinventing the Foam Finger

Local entrepreneurs look to reinvent the foam finger


Posted Sep 2, 2016 at 3:41 PM


Three Ames couples want the “Foam 5”

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Vertellus Set to Exit Bankruptcy

Vertellus Specialties Inc. Receives Court Approval for Sale to Lenders, Clearing the Way for Completion of the Transaction by the End of September

Approval Follows Resolution of All Remaining Objections from Creditors,

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