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polyurethane

, polyurethan
a class of synthetic materials made by copolymerizing an isocyanate and a polyhydric alcohol and commonly used as a foam (polyurethane foam) for insulation and packing, as fibres and hard inert coatings, and in a flexible form (polyurethane rubber) for diaphragms and seals

Polyurethane

A group of plastics used mainly as a light insulating material in the form of flexible or rigid foam and as a sealant.
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Further information on the 59th annual Polyurethanes Technical Conference is available from the American Chemistry Council (202) 249-6121; www.
Polyurethane coatings also allow a finisher to use one coating to coat many substrates, including plastic, wood, composite, and metal.
This ongoing evolution was a major theme in technical papers presented at the recent Polyurethanes 2006 conference in Salt Lake City, sponsored by the Alliance of the Polyurethanes Industry (API).
As part of Huntsman Corporation, one of the largest privately owned chemical companies in the world, Huntsman Polyurethanes has access to a wealth of automotive technology and expertise.
RP 6444 R/H polyurethane from Ciba Specialty Chemicals Performance Polymers, East Lansing, Michigan, was selected as the product that best met the foundry's requirements.
Polyurethane condoms are heat conductive (they warm to body temperature) and, unlike latex, can be used safely with oil-based lubricants.
This study supports FDA's recommendation that women with polyurethane foam-covered breast implants should not have them removed based solely on concerns about cancer from TDA.
Polyurethane resin is a downstream petrochemical produced by an olefin centre.
New study "Global and China Polyurethane Industry Chain Report, 2011-2012" developed by ResearchInChina provides a comprehensive analysis of the global polyurethane industry with a focus on China, covering:
UKPRwire, Thu Mar 02 2017] The report "Polyurethane Composites Market by Type (Glass, Carbon), Manufacturing Process (Lay-Up, Pultrusion, Resin Transfer Molding), End-Use Industry (Transportation, Building & Construction, Electrical & Electronics), Region - Global Forecast to 2026", The global polyurethane composites market is projected to reach USD 909.
Fostering both technical and professional development, the Polyurethane Technical Conference is said to be the premier destination to preview the polyurethanes technology of tomorrow and key information for today.
Polyether diol-based polyurethane coatings are currently used for pipelines due to their relatively good water resistance but their wear resistance and stability against oils and solvents, as well as thermal stability are not fully satisfactory [3].