07. October 2019

Huntsman: Showcase of PU systems innovations at the CPI 2019 Technical Conference

Huntsman's Polyurethanes division is promoting its MDI-based systems innovations at the Center for the Polyurethanes Industry’s (CPI) 2019 Technical Conference, 7 – 9 October 2019, at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, FL, USA.

According to the company, at stands 309/311 attendees can learn more about its award-winning systems technologies, and about its Jeffol polyether polyols and Terol aromatic polyester polyols, all of which can be used for downstream market applications, including spray polyurethane foam, insulated metal panels, boardstock, entry doors, automotive seats and interiors, furniture, bedding and much more.

In addition, Huntsman Performance Products will showcase Jeffadd AS-76, a new aldehyde scavenger for the automotive market, and Jeffcat LE-30/LE-30A, a new low emission catalyst for the furniture, bedding and spray foam insulation markets.

“Huntsman is pleased once again to be taking part in CPI. Our innovative MDI-based systems can be used in thousands of downstream polyurethanes applications, ranging from insulation and coatings to automotive seating and footwear,” said Jan Buberl, Vice President – Americas, Huntsman Polyurethanes. “Over the past seven years, Huntsman, and its subsidiary Demilec, have been recognised three times as finalist and twice as winners of the CPI Innovation Award. Our team is excited to share our latest innovations with the industry and our customers.”

Huntsman representatives will also be presenting in five sessions during the CPI conference programme:

  • Blowing Agents
    Monday, Oct. 7, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
    Catalyst Solutions for Next Generation Blowing Agents
    Matthew Meredith, Huntsman Performance Products
  • Environment, Health & Safety Workshop
    Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
    Dr. Cynthia Graham, Huntsman Polyurethanes
  • Global Automotive Panel, Part 2
    Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
    Continued Developments in Reducing the Formaldehyde and Acetaldehyde Content in PU Foam
    Frank Rodriguez, Huntsman Performance Products
  • Rigid Foam
    Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
    Decoupling the Glass Transition Temperature and Compressive Strength in the Development and Optimization of Rigid Polyurethane Foams
    Lifeng Wu, Sachi Singh, Huntsman Polyurethanes
  • Automotive 2: Improved Methodology in Hardness/Durability Testing
    Wednesday, Oct. 9, 8:00 – 11:00 am
    In Search of a Best in Class Test Method for Automotive Seating Bolsters
    Evan Cheolas, Huntsman Polyurethanes

In addition, Huntsman is sponsoring two session tracks on Monday and Wednesday, and the closing awards luncheon:

  • Environment, Health & Safety Issues, Monday, Oct. 7, 2:00 – 5:00 pm;
  • Spray Foam, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 8:00 – 11:00 am; and the
  • Closing Awards Luncheon, Oct. 9, 11:30 – 1:30 pm


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