The Urethane Blog

Chinese TDI Update

TDI Supply and Demand Overview in China in 2018

2018-12-26    [Source:PUdaily]


PUdaily, Shanghai–

Amazon Mattress Hits the Market

Remember how they brought in a ton of mattresses from China? 

Amazon now sells its own super-affordable,

Invista Expands Terate Capacity in Europe

INVISTA expands polyols capacity

December 4, 2018INVISTA announces installation of the new reactor at its polyols manufacturing facility in Vlissingen,

Monument Acquisition

Nova Molecular Technologies To Focus on Waste Solvent and Chemical Recovery Sells Bayport, TX Facility to Monument Chemical


PPG to Acquire Whitford

PPG to Acquire Global Coatings Manufacturer Whitford Worldwide

December 14, 2018 08:11 AM Eastern Standard Time

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Whitford Worldwide Company (“Whitford”),

Wanhua Profile

Wanhua cracker project part of ‘Eco-Chain’ integration

Source: ECN


Wanhua Chemical plans to build a 1m tonne/year cracker along with derivative units in Yantai,

Dow Opens Polyol Plant in Thailand

Dow opens polyol plant in Thailand

Dow Chemical announced the opening of a new polyol plant for rigid polyurethane foam in Rayong,

Arsenal Adds to Meridian Adhesives

Arsenal’s Meridian Adhesives Acquires Evans Adhesives

Columbus, Ohio, December 8, 2018 – Meridian Adhesives Group (“Meridian”) announced today the acquisition of Evans Adhesive Corporation (“Evans Adhesive”),

Bedding Outlook for 2019

2019 Bedding Outlook

2019 colorful banner stock photo croppedMattress industry leaders discuss dynamic forces currently affecting sleep products makers,