expanded polyurethane

expanded polyurethane

A type of expanded foamed plastic that is commonly used as thermal insulation in a cavity wall; some types of foamed plastic can be formed at the site.
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The current polyethylene "monobloc" rotary-moulded containers have injected (cfc and hcfc free) expanded polyurethane foam insulation.
This overview also includes pieces from the beginning of Zorio's career, when he was using materials such as blue iron pipes and red expanded polyurethane (Untitled, 1966), inner tubes (Untitled, 1967), and chemicals such as cobalt or copper sulphate, iron filings, and magnets, which place the work in a continuous process and result in reactions that are not entirely predictable.
I told them I had been working on an expanded polyurethane, but they said they didn't have time to wait on that, and asked me to send a truck load of my polyurethane mastic.
The softest foam, expanded polyurethane (PU) provides excellent cushioning at lighter loadings.
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