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Market quest for innovative composites driving industry growth

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Friday, 16 June 2017

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Fast-growing demand for speciality composite materials offering improved weight profile and durability from sectors as diverse as automotive,

Wanhua Increases TDI Pricing

June 15, 2017

Dear Valued Customer,

Wanhua Chemical will increase the prices of its WANNATE® TDI products by

$0.10/lb in the North American and Caribbean regions effect June 15,

Watt Joins General Plastics

Dave Watt Joins General Plastics Manufacturing Company as Business Development and Sales Manager

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Rigid and flexible polyurethane foam manufacturer expands its revenue team with the hiring of seasoned business development professional,

Polytek Merger

Polytek® Development Corp. and California Medical Innovations Merge to Offer Broader Portfolio of Specialty Polymers

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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.

Celotex Comments on Grenfell Tower Fire

Update – Friday 16th June

As with the rest of the nation our thoughts continue to be with those affected by the terrible fire at Grenfell Tower in London.

BASF Increases TDI Prices

June 19, 2017

Dear Valued Customer,

Effective June 19, 2017 or as contracts allow, BASF Corporation is raising the price for all
Lupranate® TDI products by $ 0.10 per pound.

The Casper Story

CEO of ‘bed in a box’ start-up Casper on going from zero to a $500 million+ company in 4 years
Daniel Rodic