The Urethane Blog

BASF Uses New Blowing Agent in Spray Foam

BASF SPRAYTITE® and DuPont™ Formacel® 1100 spray foam insulation proven successful in first ever in-field residential application

Offers homeowners energy efficiency while reducing environmental footprint


Read more

Students Win BASF Contest

Proposed bio-based, degradable polyurethane foam wins BASF competition

By Kari Embree
Published: June 16th, 2015

To commemorate its 150 year anniversary,

Read more

Memory Foam in Shoes

Get Your Kicks with New Collection from Cushe Footwear, Now Available

Cushe Kicks Collection for Spring/Summer 2015, featuring the Getaway for Men and the Shakra for Women.


Cushe Kicks Collection for Spring/Summer 2015, Read more

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,

Read more

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),

Read more

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
  Read more

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,

Read more