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Carbon dioxide to debut as PUR raw material

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 | Permalink

Following a successful test phase, Bayer MaterialScience (Leverkusen, Germany) is aiming to commercialize the use of carbon dioxide as a raw material for polyurethane (PUR) plastics. The company has started the planning process for the construction of a production facility at its site in Dormagen, Germany, where carbon dioxide will be used to produce a precursor for high-quality foam. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  climate change co2 reduction polyurethane foam bayer read more

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PET foam offers light weighing options

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 | Permalink

At the upcoming JEC Composites Show in Paris being held from 12 to 14 March 2013, BASF (Ludwigshafen, Germany)will introduce for the first time a structural foam based on PET (polyethylene terephthalate). The new material with the trade name Kerdyn offers lightweighting opportunities in a variety of market segments, including automotive. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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PET foam offers light weighing options

PET foam offers lightweighting options

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 | Permalink

At the upcoming JEC Composites Show in Paris (March 12-14), BASF (Ludwigshafen, Germany) will introduce for the first time a structural foam based on PET (polyethylene terephthalate). The new material, with the trade name Kerdyn, offers lightweighting opportunities in a variety of market segments, including automotive. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – February 2013 Keywords:  BASF PET foam Kerdyn read more

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