Tag Archives: Polyurethanes

We’ve done it! We’ve “topped out” the polyurethane Passive House!

Crack open the bubbly, or juice box depending on your age and preference! We’ve “topped out” the polyurethane Passive HouseContinue reading...

Introducing Polyurethane Passive to Taiwan!

We recently hosted the Taiwanese Central News Agency at our Polyurethane Passive House building site in order to explain the … Continue reading...

The Total Artificial Heart

It might look more like a futuristic skipping rope, but the Total Artificial Heart (TAH) from Syncardia Systems has already saved the lives of 950 people worldwide. The TAH, which utilises polyurethane technology, is designed to treat total biventricular heart failure – when both sides of the heart are failing to pump blood through the body.

The Draft Energy Efficiency Directive: a missed opportunity?

Making the most of the few calm moments that can be enjoyed in the European quarter in the month of August, we will reflect today on what will be a significant item in the European Council and the European Parliament’s agendas in September. We’re thinking about the Energy Efficiency Directive or EED, because nothing remains without an acronym very long in Brussels. The European Commission published its draft proposal on 22 June 2011, settling speculations over what the acronym would be, but most importantly allowing a first glance at how the Commission’s initial plans in the Energy Efficiency Plan 2011 had been enacted, if at all.

Foaming An Opinion: the Polyurethanes blog

Welcome to Foaming an Opinion, the blog we opened for the Polyurethanes campaign! The organization behind the campaign and this blog is called ISOPA. We are the association representing the European Producers of diisocyanate and polyols, the main building blocks for polyurethanes.

About Polyurethanes

Welcome to Foaming an Opinion, the blog we opened for the Polyurethanes campaign!

The organization behind the campaign and this blog

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