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Intumescent Offers 15-Minute Barrier

A new thin-film coating for foam insulation provides a 15-minute thermal barrier for occupied spaces, the manufacturer reports.


Plan for Chemical Hit List Sparks Heat

Industry manufacturers are objecting to a California plan that would target toxic chemicals used in paint stripper and spray polyurethane foam.


CA Targeting Stripper, Foam Chemicals

“Is it necessary to use this toxic chemical?” That’s the question that makers of paint strippers and spray polyurethane foam may soon have to answer in California.


Insulation Seals Without Added Barrier

FireStop2, new from Gaco Western, is reportedly the first single-application, open-cell, spray-foam insulation that requires no additional ignition barrier, according to the manufacturer.


New Unit Uncovers Building Air Leaks

Hidden air leakage in building envelopes and rigid air-barrier systems in the field is the target of DeFelsko's new PosiTest AIR Leak Tester.


Graco Settles 2nd Anti-Trust Case

For the second time in less than a year, spray-equipment giant Graco Inc. has agreed to settle federal anti-trust claims related to a takeover of its competitor.


Jury Charges Dow with $400M in Damages

A federal jury hit Dow Chemical Company with $400 million in damages to buyers affected by a urethane price-fixing conspiracy, an amount that could potentially be tripled under federal antit...


Research Puts Heat on Flame Retardants

Flame retardants are backfiring when it comes to building safety, and current building codes that mandate the chemicals' use should be re-examined, new research warns.


Rival ‘Vigorously’ Pressing Graco Suit

While Graco Inc. prepares to parry federal antitrust action aimed at stopping its takeover of ITW Finishing, an industry competitor is “vigorously” pushing its own antitrust lawsuit against ...


Mobile Units Offer Road-Ready Application Help

Rhino Linings Corp. has introduced a line of self-contained mobile trailers that offer contractors a fully equipped, turnkey mobile coating and/or foam application unit.


Market Studies on Polyurethane-Based Construction Materials Published

The Center for the Polyurethane Industry of the American Chemical Council has released 3 market studies on polyurethane-based products for the construction industry.


New Faces at Gaco Western, Barton

Coatings and spray-foam supplier Gaco Western and garnet abrasives maker Barton Mines Co. have announced personnel changes.


Johns Manville Introduces SPF Insulation

Johns Manville Company introduced JM ocSPF insulation, a low-density polyurethane open-cell spray foam insulation designed for use in commercial and residential applications.


PRODUCTS & TECHNOLOGY:
Bio-Based Polyol for Polyurethanes

Huntsman Corp.’s Performance Products division announced the commercial availability of a new, bio-based polyol for use in polyurethanes.


Gaco Appoints Sales Managers

Gaco Western announced that Kynny Carlson has joined the company as a sales manager and Greg Stewart has been named Southeast regional sales manager.


Gaco Pitches New Foam-Insulated Shelter Structure

Gaco Western announced an enhancement of its GacoSafe Tent with the introduction of GacoShelter, described as an insulated tent structure built for rapid-response shelter solutions for milit...


PRODUCTS & TECHNOLOGY: SPF/Fire-Resistive Coating System

No-Burn Inc. said it has collaborated with BASF Polyurethane Foam Enterprises LLC to complete fire-rating testing of a combined polyurethane foam/intumescent coating system.


PRODUCTS & TECHNOLOGY: Spray Foam Application Guide

BASF issued a comprehensive guide to the application of residential spray polyurethane foam (SPF).


Spray-Foam Dispensing System

Convenience Products Inc. introduced the Touch ‘n Seal® CPDS™ 1000 portable spray-foam dispensing system.


BASF Offers Online Insulation Course

BASF is offering a new online course, Sustainable Design: Eco-efficiency of Roofing Insulation Systems.


Growth Forecast for SPF Projects

Spray Polyurethane Foam is one of the fastest-growing products in building and construction, and demand is expected to increase in 2010, a new market survey reports.


Spray Foam Insulation Goes Prime Time

Lapolla Industries Inc., a manufacturer of spray foam insulation, will supply spray foam insulation for project featured on the television show “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.”


BASF Introduces SPF Insulation

BASF, global manufacturer of polyurethane foam insulation, has introduced Enertite spray-applied polyurethane foam insulation to its line of SPF products. Enertite is an open-cell foam that ...


Lapolla Names Regional Sales Manager

Greg Williams has joined Lapolla Industries Inc., as regional sales manager.


 
 
   

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