Author Archives: The Polyurethanes team

New EU guide: The EU sends a signal in favour of energy-efficient buildings

How to use EU Cohesion policy funding to finance the energy renovation of buildings? This is the question answered by … Continue reading...

Can Europe deliver clean air?

Did you know Europeans spend 90% of their time indoors? This was just one of many figures presented by … Continue reading...

STAY COOL THIS SUMMER: Top tips to insulate your house

The warmth and sunshine of the summer months are upon us and thus we bring you top tips of how … Continue reading...

Self-Healing Paint?

Did the blog’s title grab your attention? It certainly caught ours! The ‘self-healing’ is in the paint, which is hitting … Continue reading...

The Future of Sea Conservation on Track

Humans have explored less than 2% of the ocean floor, and dozens of new species of deep sea creatures are … Continue reading...

A Walk to Remember: Polyurethane Throughout the Ages Chapter 6: 1990’s

We have come quite some way since the beginning of our journey in Chapter 1, when we spoke of … Continue reading...

Love Fashion, Love the Planet!

The latest trend to hit the Parisian Champs d’Elysées comes in the form of the futuristic, transparent raincoat. A new … Continue reading...

A Walk to Remember: Polyurethane Throughout the Ages Chapter 5: 1980’s

During a time that would come to be labeled as the period of “tailor-made-plastics,” some very specific applications of polyurethane Continue reading...

A Walk to Remember: Polyurethane Throughout the Ages

Chapter 4: 1970’s

Enter the 1970s, the decade in which polyurethanes enriched the lives of people all over the world Continue reading...

Stay Grounded with Passive House Flooring

Did you know that buildings in the EU account for more than 40% of the European Union’s energy consumption? It … Continue reading...