In this new issue you can read about past fairs and conferences such as imm Cologne, one of the most important furnishing fairs in the world, and the Desma house fair in Achim near Bremen, the meeting place for the global shoe industry. In addition, find out about the upcoming Foam Expo North America 2019, which will take place at the end of March 2019 in Novi, MI, USA.
In response to the European Plastics Strategy, the European Technology Platform for Sustainable Chemistry SusChem and its partners – the European Chemical Industry Council Cefic, PlasticsEurope, the European Plastics Converters (EuPC) and the European Composites, Plastics and Polymer Processing Platform (ECP4) – have issued the new report Plastics Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda in a Circular Economy.
S. Thomas, J. Datta, J. Haponiuk, A. Reghunadhan (eds.), William Andrew Publishing/Elsevier, Oxford, UK, 2017, 442 p., hardcover, USD 200.00, ISBN 978-0-128-04039-3, ebook, USD 200.00, ISBN 978-0-128-04039-3
The Indian Polyurethane Association (IPUA) has published the All India Market Survey Report for Polyurethanes with a five year projection up to the year 2021 in terms of growth rate, consumption, future projections, etc.. The market report was prepared for the IPUA by research agency Hansa Research Group Pvt. Ltd. in 2017.
Europur’s Circular Economy Working Group has prepared a factsheet providing for an overview of possible solutions for the end-of-life (EoL) treatment of flexible polyurethane foam from mattresses and furniture.