The Urethane Blog

Dow Announces Polyol Increase

January 12, 2021


Effective February 1, 2021, or as contracts allow, The Dow Chemical Company,

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MA Passes FR Act

Bill H.4900 191st (2019 – 2020)

An Act to protect children, families, and firefighters from harmful flame retardants

Bill Information

Sponsor: House Committee on Ways and Means

Displaying 18 actions for Bill H.4900

DateBranchAction11/4/2020HouseReported from the committee on House Ways and Means11/4/2020HousePending new draft of H350011/4/2020HouseNew draft of H350011/4/2020HouseOrdered to a third reading11/4/2020HouseRules suspended11/4/2020HouseRead third and passed to be engrossed11/5/2020SenateRead; Read more

Glycolysis Analysis

Life Cycle Assessment of Polyurethane Foams from Polyols Obtained through Chemical Recycling

  • Alessandro Marson
  • Massimiliano Masiero
  • Michele Modesti
  • Antonio Scipioni
  • Alessandro Manzardo*

Cite this: ACS Omega 2021,

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Back to Normalcy

American Airlines Is Ending Support For Emotional Support Animals

by Tyler DurdenWednesday, Jan 06, 2021 – 23:50

American Airlines is finally ending the 

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COVID-19 Regulatory Relief and Work from Home Safety Act

National Flammability Standard for Upholstered Furniture to Take Effect in June 2021

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Congress has passed a law mandating nationwide compliance with California’s flammability standard for upholstered furniture. 

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COIM Raises Polyester Polyol Price

January 5th, 2021

Dear Valued Customer,

Due to escalating raw material cost, COIM USA is increasing the selling prices of its Diexter® polyester polyols for CASE applications in the US and Canada by $0.04/lb.

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U.S. Mattress Imports

Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2020.

Imports: Mattresses and other bedding products

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Total All Imports Compared to the same month a year ago


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