The Urethane Blog

Interest Rate Dilemma

Interesting article on how low interest rates are keeping people from selling their homes, because replacement homes will have higher mortgage interest rates .

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Sadara Impact in Europe

Europe chem markets mull growing impact of additional capacity from Sadara
27 June 2017 11:36 Source:ICIS News

In other markets,

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Housing Starts Improve

Housing Starts, Permits Rebound In June Despite Tumble In HomeBuilder Confidence

by Tyler Durden
Jul 19, 2017 8:40 AM

After a pitiful drop in May,

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Chinese MDI Export Overview

China MDI Export Review in the First Half of 2017

2017-07-18    [Source:PUdaily]

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PUdaily, Shanghai-The year of 2017 was half gone and now PUdaily will take you to review the China MDI export performance in the first half of 2017.On the one hand,

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Brenntag Profile

Brenntag targets global growth in market share – CEO
18 July 2017 10:53 Source:ICIS News

Interview article by Will Beacham

BARCELONA (ICIS)–Brenntag,

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Bed in a Box Profile

To sleep, perchance on foam
Advances in polyurethane chemistry are helping revolutionize the bedding industry
By Michael McCoy

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A blue Nuvanna foam mattress sits in a well-lit bedroom with a comforter and knit blanket on top.

Nuvanna is one of several companies offering polyurethane foam mattresses in a box. Read more

July Propylene

US July propylene contracts fully settle at 0.5 cent/lb increase
14 July 2017 19:38 Source:ICIS News

Source: Monkey Business Images/REX/ShutterstockHOUSTON (ICIS)–US July propylene contracts are fully settled at an increase of 0.5 cent/lb amid production outages,

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