The Urethane Blog

Duna-USA Introduces Large Foam Tooling Board

Oversize Rigid Polyurethane Foam Tooling Board CORAFOAM® U280 to Debut at JEC Americas 2015

State-of-the-Art 28 lb/ft³ rigid polyurethane foam tooling board offers larger footprint for plugs,

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Nano-Catalyst for Propylene Oxide

CSIR-IIP develops nano catalysts for production of phenol, propylene oxide and ethylene

The Indian Institute of Petroleum, the petrochemicals research arm of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR-IIP) has developed new energy-efficient synthesis strategies for preparation of various nano structured materials (nano-catalysts),

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3D Printed Urethane Prototypes

LSR leverages Solidscape's 3D printing process to cut costs, time for urethane castings

By Clare Goldsberry
Published: April 23rd, 2015
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LyondellBasell Considers Metathesis Ethane to Propylene Unit

LyondellBasell mulls US metathesis unit for new ethylene capacity
24 April 2015 21:27 Source:ICIS News

LyondellBasell mulls US metathesis unit for new ethylene capacityHOUSTON (ICIS)–LyondellBasell is considering a new metathesis unit as a possible outlet for the new ethylene capacity the company is adding through debottlenecking projects,

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Advances in 3D Printing

Powder, Foam, Liquid
 
New directions in 3D printing and robotic construction technologies lead to breakthroughs in speed and cost saving. Read more

Bio Route to Spandex Fiber

They could have just used furfural based PTMEG . . .

 

Invista says market is slowly warming up to biobased Lycra fiber

By Karen Laird
Published: April 16th, Read more