THE URETHANE BLOG

Spray Foam Conference Coverage

Sprayfoam 2016 Kicks Off in Central Florida

ORLANDO, FL– February 11, 2016 –The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance’s (SPFA) 2016 Sprayfoam Convention &

Read more

Huntsman Q4 and Full Year Earnings

HUNTSMAN REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2015 RESULTS;
2015 ADJUSTED EPS IMPROVES TO $2.00 FROM $1.94 IN 2014

Fourth Quarter 2015 Highlights Huntsman_logo

• Adjusted EBITDA was $240 million compared to $292 million in the prior year period and $311 million in
the prior quarter.

Read more

Concern about Trade

Maersk warns business conditions worse than during 2008 crisis

 

Maaersk warned that it was facing conditions significantly worse than the financial crisis after it plunged to a large net loss as global trade growth ground to a halt last year. 

Read more

Equity Burn

Mitsui & Co. Invests Additional $CDN25 Million in BioAmber Sarnia

PR Newswire
BioAmber Inc. 4 hours ago

 

  Read more

LyondellBasell to Build Giant PO Plant

Fluor Wins FEED Contract Again, this time for LyondellBasell

Engineering and construction firm Fluor Corporation (FLR

Read more

Covestro Plans

Covestro moves from expansion to consolidation mode
08 February 2016 11:37 Source:ICIS News

Interview article by Will Beacham

Patrick Thomas-CovestroLONDON (ICIS)–After several years of rapid capacity expansion in markets,

Read more

Benzene Update

US spot benzene range widens, midpoint stays steady
05 February 2016 23:12 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US spot benzene was assessed wider on Friday with a midpoint steady with last week,

Read more

3D Printed Climbing Hold Molds

Get to grips with these funky 3D printed climbing holds

Feb 6, 2016 | By Benedict

Instructables user Whitney Potter has published a tutorial for making customized climbing holds with a 3D printer.

Read more

Shipments Improving

US chem shipments near two-year high
04 February 2016 17:53 Source:ICIS News

Set 3212387 Image 3212387a Photographer Blend Images/REX Shutterstock VARIOUS Tugboat And Container Ship In The Port Of Long Beach, Long Beach, Ca, Usa 14 Jun 2012
December chemical cargo values rose for the ninth straight month and almost reached the high of $64.46bn set in 2013.

Read more