Polyurethanes (PUR) - news on Plastech

Tailored PU solutions: KraussMaffei to attend the premiere of the PSE Europe

From June 27 to 29 in the MOC Munich, the PSE Europe, the Polyurethane Solutions Expo, will be taking place for the first time.

Huntsman TPU protects auto parts in transit

Major Polymers helps PolyFlex Products pick abrasion resistant TPU for specialist dunnage.

Innovative polyurethane rigid foams for the commercial refrigeration industry

BASF presents its broad portfolio of insulation solutions for the commercial refrigeration industry at the Euroshop 2017 in Dusseldorf.


Milliken, Torres Espic & Fecken-Kirfel at K 2016

Milliken, Torres Espic & Fecken-Kirfel set to make a colorful impression on PU foam segments at K 2016.

Ultra-lightweight solution in the solar-powered aircraft Solar Impulse

Inflatable seat cushions with Covestro films boost comfort of aircraft seats.

New Yamaha concept vehicle with materials from BASF

Three-wheeled concept model 05GEN adopts BASF's plastics solutions including Infinergy and Elastollan.

Smart pallets sealed with Elastocoat C from BASF

Elastocoat C allows optimum protection, a longer life time and coating in an automated spraying process.

Huntsman to attend K 2016 in October

Expanded elastomer, pigments and additives offering will take center stage at Huntsman stands - including new product developments.

Albis adds new healthcare product to its portfolio

Albis Plastic adds Texin RxT TPU from Covestro to its healthcare product portfolio.

Perstorp focuses on product development and expand cooperation with customers

Increased demand for high performance polyurethanes has led Perstorp to embark on numerous initiatives in preparation for future customer needs.

Composite material for leather goods industry with Huntsman's TPU

Italian company Forestali has developed an innovative composite material for the leather goods industry using a special grade of thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU).

Snow chains with thermoplastic polyurethane from BASF

French textile and rubber company Joubert Productions, Ambert, is for the first time putting on the market snow chains whose chain links are made entirely from plastic.

Covestro closes MDI plant in Spain

Plan is to close the MDI plant in Tarragona, but retain the site as chemical park and center for Polyurethane systems.

BASF starts operations at 300,000-metric-ton TDI plant

On Tuesday BASF officially inaugurated the new TDI (toluene diisocyanate) plant at its Ludwigshafen site.

Covestro improves operating result

Materials manufacturer Covestro substantially improved its operating result in the third quarter of 2015.