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PFA Week

2016-17 Meetings

 

May 24 -May 26, 2016

PFA General Business Meeting and Technical Program

Meeting Location:
Vinoy Renaissance Hotel &

Home Builder Confidence Steady

Home-builder sentiment steady at 58 in May, NAHB says

 

Published: May 16, 2016 10:00 a.m. ET

 

 

Designer Urethane Foam Furniture

River Must Flow sofa unveiled in Milan

The sofa by industrial designer Karim Rashid is a play on a river’s course,

Auto Sales Rebound in April

U.S. auto sales back on track in April
By Anne Steele

Published: May 3, 2016 9:41 a.m.

Introduction to Flexible Foam Course

PFALogo

Polyurethane Foam Association Presents Free Introduction To Flexible Polyurethane Foam Industry At May Meeting

May 24 Session Offers Important Background Information For Industry Newcomers,

Construction Update

US home construction tumbled in March
Construction of new homes fell in March by the largest amount in five months with weakness in all regions of the country except the Northeast

By Martin Crutsinger,

Defaults Rise

Defaults hit highest level since '09 bust

, USA TODAY 6:30 a.m. EDT April 18, 2016

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(Photo: ANDREW GOMBERT,

Chemicals Overview

Commentary: Is this the turn for chemicals? Tailwinds arise
14 April 2016 22:26 Source:ICIS Chemical Business

With fears of a global economic recession running high,

Q1 M&A

Chemical Deal Results

Seller
Buyer
Business
Date

Rentech Nitrogen
Pasadena Commodities International (Interoceanic)
Pasadena TX nitrogen fertilizer plant –