Polyester Polyols for Rigid Polyurethane Foams

KnowHow Webinar: Polyester Polyols for Rigid Polyurethane Foams
02 December 2020 (Wednesday) / 4.00 pm (UK) ~60 Min
Speaker: Dr. Grazyna Mitchener
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Polyester polyols have several advantages over polyether polyols. They make polyurethane foams with better strength and fire resistance. They are also easier and cheaper to manufacture and manufacturing plants require relatively low investment. All these properties make the polyester polyols the first choice for rigid polyurethane formulations. The webinar will present: • The general chemical structure of polyesters polyols • Their advantages and disadvantages versus polyethers • The types of the polyols and their properties • Raw materials for production of the polyols • Additives improving properties of the polyester based foams • Main principles of polyols manufacturing • Basic setup of a plant for polyester manufacturing
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Speaker:  Dr.
Grazyna Mitchener,  is the director and principal consultant in Polychemtech Ltd. – a technical and business consultancy specializing in innovative polyurethane technologies and other high performance polymeric products. From 1996 to 2008 she worked for Celotex in UK, developing first in Europe zero-ODP PIR rigid thermal insulation products. For the first ten years of her career she was an academic researcher and lecturer and worked on polymers with high heat and fire resistance. She gained her Ph.D. in Polymer Chemistry and Technology in 1992. She is the author of 8 patents and over 60 scientific papers, conference presentations and training workshops. For her contribution to the thermal insulation industry she was presented with the “Global Insulation Personality of 2014” award.
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Registration Fee: Members: 150 US$ / Non-Members: 250 US$ / Group: 1500 US$
Group Registration includes registration for 20 delegates from the same company.
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