market competition by top manufacturers, with production, price, revenue (value) and market share for each manufacturer; the top players including
Urethane prepolymers with low free isocyanate
content from the Adiprene LF and Trixene product lines play an important role in the LANXESS product range for coatings, adhesives and sealants.
The surface of the detached film or coated layers of isocyanate
on metals reveals several mass fragments characteristic of moisture-cured isocyanates
The TDI section consists of three integrated units producing di nitro toluene (DNT), toluene di amine (TDA), and toluene di isocyanate
Exposure to isocyanates
, especially during spray applications, can result in severe irritation to the skin, eyes, and lungs; swelling of the arms and legs; fever; symptoms of asthma; and sensitization.
Duncan said when isocyanates
are removed from polyurethane, so, too, are "other volatile organic compounds and unpleasant odors that go along with those."
are recognized as one of the most frequent causes of occupational asthma.
are low-molecular-weight chemicals implicated in allergic asthmatic-type reactions.
Programs such as these should aid contractors in preparing for an inspection as well as addressing concerns that may arise from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's recently announced National Emphasis Program (NEP) for isocyanates
. Part of the NEP's focus is providing information, training and assistance to workers who are involved in the application and use of isocyanates
FPF manufacturing companies are keenly aware of the importance of safe isocyanates
storage and handling procedures, and they employvarious methods to minimize possible exposure to isocyanates
in the workplace.
ICIS pricing, a petrochemical and energy price reporting service for the global chemical industry, has increased its Isocyanates
coverage to the Middle East.
Abstract Shipboard and laboratory trials were conducted to determine airborne occupational exposure to isocyanates
by brush/roller application of 2-pack polyurethane paints.