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BASF Announces Polyol Increase

February 9, 2021

Dear Valued Customer,

Effective March 1, 2021 or as contracts allow, BASF Corporation is raising the price for all Pluracol® polyol products by $0.10 per pound.

L&P Results

Leggett & Platt Reports 4Q And Full Year 2020 Results And Announces 1Q Dividend

Mon February 8, 2021 4:07 PM|PR Newswire|About: LEG


Covestro Plans PUD Plant in China

Covestro plans new plants for polyurethane dispersions and polyester resins

  • Significant increase of production capacity at the Shanghai site
  • Environmentally compatible products replace solvent-based types
  • Versatile applications in automobiles,

Dow Announces MDI Increase

February 3, 2021


Effective February 15, 2021, or as contracts allow, The Dow Chemical Company,

Dow Removes FM on MDI Products

February 3, 2021

Notification: Force majeure of Dow Polyurethanes MDI products lifted in North America

Dear Valued Customer:

The Dow Chemical Company is lifting the force majeure we declared on September 30,

Polytek Acquires Endurance Technologies

Arsenal’s Polytek Acquires Endurance Technologies

Easton, PA & South St. Paul, MN – February 3, 2021 –
Polytek® Development Corp.

Shortages on the Horizon

BFM gives early warning on potential foam supply issues

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The British Furniture Manufacturers Association (BFM) is issuing an early warning to the sector on the potential for further foam shortages later this year.

Stockmeier UL Certified Products

STOCKMEIER Urethanes now has UL GREENGUARD and UL GREENGUARD Gold Certified products. Their certified products have undergone rigorous scientific testing to meet some of the world’s most stringent chemical emissions requirements.

SES Announces Spray Foam Increase

February 1, 2021

The Urethane industry has continued to experience raw material price increases along with significant product shortages.