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The team, working under the guidance of John Blackwell, Engineering and Technical Director with Opus Technical, which designs and sells PU foam manufacturing machinery worldwide, have completed a six-month project to help improve its product quality Read more

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AIMPLAS CHARO PASCUAL

The objective of the group is to scale up the process of the Foam2Foam project to obtain raw materials through catalytic glycolysis so that the exploitation of non-renewable sources can be avoided Read more

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After a successful attempt at the previous year’s race, Team Sonnenwagen will attempt for the second time to be the fastest to complete the 3,000-km route in Australia without a single drop of fuel Read more

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The goal of the PUReSmart project is to develop a complete circular product life cycle and turn polyurethane into a truly sustainable material Read more

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BASF has developed a range of systems to produce thin and light PU foam components for automobile interiors.

BASF has developed a new series of PU foam systems that allow “significant weight reductions” in the production of slim and light components for automotive interiors. Read more

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Polyurethane: the bright, green future

Dr Anthea Blackburn, Scientist of Catalyst Development at Econic Technologies, writes on how new technological developments are providing an exciting future for polyurethanes. Read more

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KraussMaffei's iPul system has been recognised for advancing pultrusion technology for polyurethanes. Read more

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Covestro is celebrating 80 years since Dr. Otto Bayer first discovered polyurethane chemistry and using the opportunity to spell out its future plans with the material. Read more

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With uses in cars, footwear and furniture, Covestro is enjoying increased demand for its PUD's. Read more

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Catalyst engineering firm Econic signs agreement with Thai chemical group SCG. Read more

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Covestro has completed an environmental assessment of its textile coating INSQIN. Read more

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A lengthy research project into a 'rvolutionary' catalyst' has borne fruit by turning CO2 into polyols. Read more

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Covestro’s resin is designed to address the needs of Chinese wind energy. Read more

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Volodymyr Plysiuk

Chemicals specialist Covestro has lifted its declaration of ‘force majeure’ for polymeric MDI, amidst a factory turnaround. Read more

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A foam made from a new sugar-derived material has been developed to stop the trend of non-degradable polyurethanes. Read more

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Wall panels with a Covestro polyurethane core are improving the insulation properties of cheap prefabricated houses, ideal for displaced communities in war and disaster areas. Read more

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Puma and Covestro team up for sustainable boot. Read more

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Covestro’s CEO Patrick Thomas marked the company’s appearance at K 2016 by highlighting how the company has turned ideas deemed impossible at previous editions of the fair into real applications. Read more

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The polyurethanes division of global chemical company, Huntsman, has been recognised by BMW Group for its work in developing a technology that dramatically reduces total emissions from the high performance polyurethane seating foam. Read more

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Adidas and Covestro have revealed the official match ball of the European Football Championship 2016 to be held in France commencing on June 10th 2016. Read more

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