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The ladies alley oop to gold, on polyurethane of course!

If you’ve been following the women’s basketball tournament at the London 2012 Olympics, Swin Cash (USA), Lauren Jackson (Australia) … Continue reading...

柔道 – Welcoming a new Olympic champion

The London 2012 Olympics are upon us; thus far, China and the United States are dominating the medals. Today, however, … Continue reading...

PU is cool for cats

Julie Newmar as Catwoman in Batman (1966)

If like me you have still not found time to watch the latest installment of the Batman trilogy, you’ve … Continue reading...

Polyureth(ings) you didn’t know about Wimbledon

It’s tennis season! Actually, tennis is played throughout the year and across the globe; nevertheless, one of the most exciting … Continue reading...

Euro 2012: Das Polyurethan-Ball ist rund

Football. It’s the world’s most popular sport with over 250 million players in over 200 countries. Its popularity stems from … Continue reading...

Travelling through ‘the door of the desert’ on the Sun

Step 1: Open Wikipedia.

Step 2: Type ‘Ouarzazate’.

Step 3: Enjoy.

If you’ve gotten this far, you’ve found yourself privy … Continue reading...

Plastics and polyurethanes: protecting our planet in style

Europe’s 2020 targets aim to reduce our GHG emissions by 20%, have renewables shape 20% of our energy mix and … Continue reading...

No blowing our house down! Polyurethane exterior wall insulation to the rescue

Here we are again with an update on the Polyurethanes Passive House. With the cold winter weather sweeping across Europe, … Continue reading...

What lies beneath?

One doesn’t often think of Antarctica as a hive of activity. However, its isolation provides an opportunity for scientific research … Continue reading...

Polyurethanes: Saving energy better

During an ISOPA General Assembly visit to the Polyurethanes Passive House (video to come soon!), we decided to take a … Continue reading...