polyurethane foam

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Synonyms for polyurethane foam

a foam made by adding water to polyurethane plastics


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Nearly two years after the mandatory conversion to "cleaner" blowing agents in the major segments of polyurethane foam production, the transition continues to evolve.
Flexible and rigid polyurethane foams will remain dominant, together accounting for nearly two-thirds of all polyurethane demand.
Polyurethane foam, used for thermal insulation of home appliances is produced by reaction injection molding (RIM) with blowing agents.
Prime polyurethane foam is produced by slicing layers from a block of polyurethane foam.
Momentive is a leading supplier to the global polyurethane foam market.
2]) from power plant emissions to replace some of the crude oil typically used to make polyurethane foam.
As such, Bayer MaterialScience LLC scientists have developed a methodology for determining when structures can be safely re-occupied after the installation of spray polyurethane foam insulation products.
Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG), a manufacturer of speciality material products, said on Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a high performance polyurethane foam manufacturing business in Ansan, South Korea for USD29.
Flame retardants and combustibility: "Development of fire safety requirements in Europe or application of PU-foams in construction," Edith Antonatus, BASF; "Recap of the 2008 International Building and Fire Code hearings," Lorraine Ross, Intech Consulting; "Halogen-free, high efficiency, low scorch flame retardant for flexible polyurethane foams," Maurice Venegas, Hoover Chew, Ravi Joshi and Arthur Mack, Albemarle; "Sustainable flame retardant development for the rigid polyurethane market," Michael Nagridge, Barbara Williams, Mark Gelmont, Jeffrey Stowell and Andrew Piotrowski, Supresta LLC; and "What's the regulatory status of flame retardants used in polyurethane foam?
It is an open cell polyurethane foam pig that is completely enclosed with flame hardened steel bristles for maximum action.
HCFC-14lb environmentally improved blowing agent for rigid polyurethane foam.
FilterCrest[TM] and Fieldcrest[TM] reticulated polyurethane foam products and specialty foam materials are used on, in, or around thousands of products for filtering, wicking, reservoiring, applying, diffusing, metering, protecting, scrubbing, wiping, gasketing, sound absorption, sealing-and many more.
GFC offers flexible polyurethane foam including ether, ester and filter foams in various densities, firmness, cell and pore sizes.
The water-blown polyurethane foam now makes up about 28 percent of the company's sales in rigid urethane foams, a figure that Beauchamp says should rise steadily until the phase-out of HCFC-141b.