Category Archives: Sustainability

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...

Polyurethanes and the cold food chain: time to talk about food security

In 2015 Milan will host the Universal Exposition entitled “Feeding the Planet, Energy for life”. It will focus on nutrition … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes and the circular economy: we make it happen

Did you know that the polyurethane present in your car, your mattress and Circular economyyour appliances can be recycled? There are in … Continue reading...

European Commission DG Energy public consultation on energy efficiency now closed!

Did you submit your contribution? The public consultation on ‘Progress towards the 2020 energy efficiency objective and a 2030 energy … 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...

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...

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...

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...