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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...

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...

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...

Polyurethane Climbing Shoes for Indoor and Outdoor pursuits

From fashion to sport, here on our polyurethanes blog we love shoes. So much so, that we find reasons … Continue reading...

Scrapbooking, Polyurethane Style

It’s the latest trend in social media (and evidently a valuable one too!): Pinterest. The self-described “virtual pinboard’ allows … Continue reading...

Polyurethane: “One of the most durable yet easy-to-apply protective wood finishes”

Why yes, the title gives it away: today we’ll be discussing polyurethane as a finishing product.

When finding yourself with … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes accompany the Paralympics home

For world-class athletes, technology can offer them an edge in a competitive field with some of the best sportsmen and … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes: Tackling disease and sustainability

Running a hospital is a difficult job. The constant flow of people, doctors, admin, patients, you name it, within its … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes help people be awesome!

In case you didn’t know yet, people are awesome! When they commit their minds and bodies, they are capable of … Continue reading...

Achieving the unachievable: Polyurethane advancements in sport technology

Usain Bolt celebrates his 100m triumph at the London 2012 Olympics. Photograph: Anja Niedringhaus/AP100 years ago, in 1912, no human had ever run the 100 metre sprint in under ten seconds. At this … Continue reading...