Tuesday, March 29, 2016
The new VORANOL™ 425XL Mannich Polyol from Dow Polyurethanes helps spray polyurethane foam formulators to differentiate their products with greater formulation flexibility.
Monday, March 14, 2016
Dow to Showcase How Versatile Polyurethane Technologies Meet Consumer Needs at UTECH NA 2016
Market shifts in energy, technology and sustainability needs continue to drive opportunities for polyurethane chemistry. On April 6-7 at UTECH North America 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina, Dow will showcase how it’s delivering innovations that meet global and social demands for high-performance polyurethane coatings, home products and insulation.
Thursday, March 10, 2016
U.S. buildings account for 41 percent of all energy consumed in the U.S.,1 a number which can be reduced with the use of construction materials that are energy efficient, reduce carbon footprints and meet more stringent regulations. Dow InsulationScience delivers high performance polyurethane solutions to do just that, ultimately helping builders and contractors create better homes and for a better world.
Friday, March 04, 2016
Pillow talk is usually not about how dirty your pillow is. Most consumers are unaware that pillows are recommended to be washed every 3 months1 due to the fact that after two years, 1/3 of a pillow’s weight contains dead skin, bugs, dust mites and droppings.2 Unfortunately, memory foam pillows are not easily washable because tiny, porous memory foam cells hold water long after a pillow is removed from the washing machine and hung to dry. However, a new technology from Dow Polyurethanes in North America overcomes this challenge and enables a more washable memory foam pillow.
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
New High-Performance Polyurethane Technologies Launched for Infrastructure Repair in North America
In 2013, America’s infrastructure GPA was listed as a D+ and it was estimated that $3.6 trillion would be needed by 2020 for road, bridge and pipe infrastructure repairs.1 Dow Polyurethanes is using science and technology to provide two innovative solutions to fill gaps in infrastructure repair. Concrete formulators now have new long-lasting, durable binder and sealant options for road, bridge and pipe construction to aid in the infrastructure’s road to recovery.
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
To help put America’s aging infrastructure on the road to recovery, Dow Polyurethanes is using science and technology to develop innovative product solutions where they are needed most.