The Urethane Blog

Power Grid is the Issue Post Ida

Hardest-hit areas in Louisiana could be without power for weeks – Entergy

Author: Adam Yanelli


HOUSTON (ICIS)–Power outages continue to exist for about 840,000 customers across the state of Louisiana and parts of Mississippi after Hurricane Ida made landfall on Sunday.

Another MDI Increase, This Time from BASF

August 26, 2021

Dear Valued Customer,

Effective October 1, 2021 or as contracts allow, BASF Corporation is raising the price for
Lupranate MDI products by $0.12 per pound.

Shortages and Surfers

Surfers, Swimmers, Boaters Run Into Summer-Disrupting Fiberglass Shortage

By Brett Haensel August 30, 2021, 11:25 AM EDT

  • Shortage of fiberglass affects outdoor recreation industry
  • Producers,

More on IDA Impact

Asia petrochemicals brace for impact as Hurricane Ida forces US outages

Author: Nurluqman Suratman


SINGAPORE (ICIS)–Selected petrochemical markets in Asia are bracing for tighter supply due to plant outages in the US Gulf Coast triggered by Hurricane Ida.

Hurricane IDA Update

Ida makes US landfall in Louisiana as powerful Category 4 hurricane

Author: Al Greenwood


HOUSTON (ICIS)–Hurricane Ida made landfall on Sunday in Louisiana as a powerful Category 4 hurricane,

Recticel Results

RecticelPress Release of Recticel – 27 August 2021First half-year 2021 results – Strong volumes – Solid margins – Integration of FoamPartner

  Net sales increase from EUR 374.3 million to EUR 596.2 million (+59.3%),

Its That Time of Year

Tropical Storm Ida forms in Caribbean, heads towards Louisiana

Author: Al Greenwood


HOUSTON (ICIS)–Tropical Storm Ida formed on Thursday in the Caribbean Sea,