News - 13 Aug 2009
Rockwool, the world's leading manufacturer of non-combustible stone wool insulation, has made a significant investment in its South Wales production facility to improve the quality and range of...
News - 10 Oct 2006
BASF has refined its melamine resin foam Basotect®. The new variant is called Basotect UF and it is substantially more flexible than conventional Basotect. As a result, this thermoset foam is now...
News - 22 Jul 2014
Boyd Corporation, a leading global provider of engineered, specialty material-based energy management and sealing solutions, today announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase the...
News - 30 Oct 2012
Hearing protection is no longer needed thanks to Basotect®, the open-celled melamine foam from BASF: Passengers can leave hearing protection behind when boarding a luxurious version of the Russian...
News - 28 Sep 2007
American aircraft manufacturer Boeing is insulating its new airplane series, the Dreamliner 787, with Basotect®, BASF’s sound-absorbing and heat-insulating melamine resin foam. This is the...
News - 3 Mar 2003
The death toll from the explosion and ensuing fire at CTA Acoustics plant in Kentucky (USA) last week has risen to three. In addition, another 4 people remain in critical condition.
In all 44...
Article - 21 Mar 2002
The ability of brick and masonry walls to insulate against sound transmission is an important design characteristic.
News - 25 Jul 2011
The Institute of Aerodynamics and Gas Dynamics at the University of Stuttgart, Germany can now test components for acoustic emissions. This is possible because sound-absorbing molded parts made of...
News - 8 Nov 2007
The Toyota Motor Corporation, Toyota, Japan, is using BASF’s melamine resin foam Basotect® TG for its Lexus flagship LS series engine hood covers. This is the first Basotect TG application...
News - 5 Nov 2013
From November 4 until November 8, BASF will present numerous solutions in the area of sustainable housing and construction at the BATIMAT trade fair in Paris Nord Villepinte. Based at Hall 5A/stand...