The Urethane Blog


Costs, logistics disruptions pose challenges for US Stepan polymers

Author: Antoinette Smith


HOUSTON (ICIS)–Transportation limitations and supply chain disruptions posed challenges and increased operating costs during the first half of 2021 for US-based Stepan,

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Olin Results

Olin Announces Second Quarter 2021 Results

Jul. 27, 2021 4:05 PM ETOlin Corporation (OLN)1 Comment

Q2: 2021-07-27 Earnings Summary

EPS of $2.26 beats by $0.79 | Revenue of $2.22B (78.96% Y/Y) beats by $105.10M


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PFA’s Batson In the News

In-Depth: US furniture stores face foam shortage

Supply issues cause delivery delays Industry experts say a foam shortage wreaked havoc on the furniture and mattress industry,

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Recticel First Half Results

1H2021 sales of EUR 596.2 million (+59.3%) – Full-year 2021 guidance confirmed

Regulated information, Brussels, 27/07/2021 — 07:00 CET,

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Leverkusen Explosion

1 person dead, 4 still missing in German chemical explosion

An explosion at an industrial park for chemical companies in Germany has killed at least one person,

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Chinese Prices Rise

Global “replenishment”! Epoxy, polyurethane, MDI, TDI soared up to 179%!

Echemi 2021-07-26

  • With the arrival of the peak consumption season in the market,

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Foam Shortages Back in the News

Foam Shortages Backlog Appliances. Furniture, RVs, Cars And More

By Dawn Geske
07/19/21 AT 11:54 AM

Another product shortage is proving to be a literal pain in the backside for consumers,

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