News - 25 Mar 2020
A block of sand particles held together by living cells. Image Credit: The University of Colorado Boulder College of Engineering and Applied Science
A new study has demonstrated how buildings...
News - 20 Oct 2014
Polymer composites with biomasses have been the trend for some time now, with wood plastic composites (WPC) probably the most common.
However, a new and exciting field of polymer composites are...
News - 11 Sep 2013
The Perstorp Group, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will be presenting the next generation of co-polyesters at K Fair 2013. This will include Akestra™, a high performance plastic with...
News - 26 Jun 2013
BASF aims to continue growing faster than the market with its downstream plastics, as well as large-volume monomers and commodity polymers. By bundling all specialty polymers in the newly created...
News - 30 Jan 2012
BASF, a renowned chemical company declared that Neopor rigid foam insulation serves to be the chief component for the Cool Energy House, which is an energy-retrofit representation project facilitated...
News - 14 Nov 2011
Extruded rigid polystyrene foams (XPS) from BASF, Styrodur 5000 CS, Styrodur 4000 CS and Styrodur 3035 CS has received technical approval to be used as multiple layers in order to provide an external...
News - 3 Oct 2011
Canada-based Sobotec has inked a distribution deal to supply and deploy SYNTHEON’s accel-E Steel Thermal Efficient Panel (STEP) system across eastern Canada, including the Maritime Provinces,...
News - 14 Jul 2011
The German Institute for Building Technology has approved the use of BASF's Styrodur 3035 CS, 4000 CS and 5000 CS insulation materials in double-layer installation for inverted roofs....
News - 5 Mar 2011
Ultimate Linings is an industry leader in providing long lasting coating solutions with superior quality, application technology, and technical support.
When you think about chemical, coatings,...
News - 17 Dec 2010
Premier Building Systems, North America’s largest structural insulated panel (SIP) producer, is consolidating its manufacturing operations with those of its parent company, Insulfoam.