The Urethane Blog

Tariff Update

China says it has agreed with U.S. to cancel tariffs in phases


* Tariffs imposed during months-long war to be cancelled in phases

* Commerce ministry spokesman does not specify timetable

* Both sides must simultaneously scrap some tariffs

* Comments follow “serious and constructive”

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New Hampshire FR Regulation

New Hampshire to restrict chemicals in furniture, firefighting foams

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Brake Safety Week

Brake Safety Week

September 15-21

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will be holding Brake Safety Week this year from September 15-21.

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Tariffs and MDI

Impact of the US-China trade war on the MDI market

23 August 2019James Elliott

The polymeric methyl diphenyl diisocyanate (pMDI) market has been impacted by the latestdevelopments in the United States-China trade war.

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More on the Driver Shortage

Legalization of Marijuana Affecting Driver Shortage

The driver shortage in the trucking industry is a problem that every trucking company,

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List 4 Potential Chinese Tariffs

FYI, here’s a link to the products on List 4:



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Plasticizer Studies

EPA Receives Manufacturer Requests for Risk Evaluations Under TSCA Section 6


On May 24, 2019,

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