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Synonyms for polyurethane

any of various polymers containing the urethane radical

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At their facilities in Belgium, Monsato Europe and ICI Polyurethanes have teamed up to find materials compatible with HCFC-123 and HCFC-141b, both known to cause stress-cracking of refrigerator liners.
From a polyurethanes business perspective, our acquisition of Hyperlast UK and Autothane is further proof of our continued commitment to preferentially invest in and grow our PU systems business by delivering tailor-made solutions to our customers through expanding our technology offerings.
Describe the fundamental developments and use of one-component polyurethane dispersions (1K PUDs), two-component waterborne polyurethanes (2K water PURs) and two-component high solids polyurethanes including polyurethane powder coatings.
Session speakers are said to include some of the brightest minds in emerging polyurethanes technology, and regulatory speakers are said to hail from governing bodies from North America and beyond.
Goldfinger, research manager, both with Axalta Coating Systems; Tom Hall III, market manager for industrial coatings with BASF Corporation; Jim Charron, vice president of application development in North America for the coatings, adhesives, and specialties business unit of Bayer MaterialScience LLC; Sylvia Insogna, North America marketing manager for Dow Coating Materials; Avery Watkins, a business development manager with Dow Polyurethanes in North America; Shi Yang, urethane senior technology manager at Reichhold; and David Calabra, global market director for general finishing with The Sherwin-Williams Company.
John Televantos, Partner at Arsenal Capital and long-time polyurethanes industry veteran, said, "We are very pleased to bring IPS Polymer Systems into the Accella group, and with the progress of Accella overall.
PCD is used to make high-performance polyurethanes with characteristics such as exceptional heat resistance and water resistance.
The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) of the American Chemistry Council announced a call for entries for its 2013 Polyurethane Innovation Award.
The monograph presents chemical and supermolecular structures occurring in linear polyurethanes on the basis of the analysis of the reactions taking place within the step-growth polyaddition process of diisocyanates and polyols.
This ongoing evolution was a major theme in technical papers presented at the recent Polyurethanes 2006 conference in Salt Lake City, sponsored by the Alliance of the Polyurethanes Industry (API).
Following its highly successful predecessors in January 1999 and March 2002, Polyurethanes for High Performance Coatings III will again focus on the most recent developments in polyurethane chemistry and polyurethane formulations for coatings applications.
Huntsman Polyurethanes has more than 25 years of experience in major automotive markets worldwide.
45 billion investment represents a long-term strengthening of Bayer's core polyurethanes business.