Category Archives: Public Policy

The cold food chain, a key ally for development policy

New Year, new resolutions! As the world’s biggest donor of the official development assistance (ODA), the European Union decided for … Continue reading...

Eco-innovation and competitiveness

On 1 and 2 December took place the 7th European Forum on Eco-innovation in Lyon, France. The Forum has … Continue reading...

Building renovation in Europe: what’s next?

Last month in the European Parliament, the new Regional Policy Commissioner Corina Crețu confirmed that the Commission was committed to … Continue reading...

Are EU States forgetting about energy efficiency?

EurActiv published an article exposing that Member States are not committed enough to achieve their energy efficiency target, particularly in … 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...

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...

A Walk to Remember: Polyurethane Throughout the Ages: Chapter 3- The 1960’s

Chapter 3 of our walk through history takes us to the swinging 60s. So far we have discovered polyurethanes throughout … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes: Ensuring we don’t take a journey to the centre of the Earth

To continue our ‘polyurethanes in the road’ theme introduced by our last blog, we thought we’d tell you about … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes: Eliminating noise pollution

A report published by the European Heart Network highlighted some shocking statistics: each year, cardiovascular disease (CVD) causes over 4 … Continue reading...

EU Sustainable Energy Week 2012: Presenting our Polyurethanes Passive House to you!

EUSEW 2012

Every year the European Union hosts its Sustainable Energy Week, the largest annual green energy event in the … Continue reading...