Dec , We feel like this is a great standard that will provide consumers in California the protection from smoldering sources, Blood told KPCC after the seminar TB currently requires the polyurethane foam in furniture to withstand exposure to a small flame for seconds That s the flame test The most
Apr , Karl Palmer of the California Department of Toxic Substances Control gave a presentation on why spray polyurethane foam is one of the first three Priority Products listed in the state s Safer Consumer Products Program, a part of the Green Chemistry Initiative Last summer I learned about the state of
Mar , Children s foam padded sleeping products containing the flame retardant Tris (, dichloro propyl) phosphate (TDCPP or chlorinated tris) Spray polyurethane foam systems containing unreacted diisocyanates (used in home insulation) Paint and varnish strippers containing methylene chloride.
Nov , Isocyanates are highly reactive chemicals used to make polyurethane materials such as spray polyurethane foam insulation, automotive paints, and flexible and natural fragrances are virtually ubiquitous in products like cosmetics, household cleaners, lotions, scented candles, air fresheners, dryer sheets
Apr , Manufacturers, distributors and retailers of certain products in California could face regulatory actions up to a ban on the sale of the product in the state California Begins Regulations on Manufacturing Lifecycle of Products Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) Systems containing unreacted diisocyanates.
GREEN INDUSTRY HAZARDS INSULATION OR SEALING OF HOMES AND BUSINESSES USING SPRAY POLYURETHANE FOAM (SPF) ISOCYANATES Under Health and Safety code Section , California s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) establishes and maintains a list of Toxic
Dec , More recently, a similar situation with TDI specifically, due to global demand exceeding current supply, resulted in allocated supply and significant price increases The cost of polyurethane foam, whether TDI or MDI based, is driven almost solely by chemical cost Lower density foams cost less per unit than
A flexible plasticized polyurethane foam is taught in which water is used as the foaming agent and a plasticizer selected from phthalate, phosphate ester adn bezoat plasticizers is All chemicals were used as obtained from suppliers The burning properties of the foams were measured according to California Test .