NORTON, Ohio--ICP Adhesives & Sealants’ industry leadership and dedication to Innovations that Improve™ continues to gain recognition, with the receipt of a Best of Presentation award for Dr. Andrew Shinko, R&D Chemist.
The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry of the American Chemistry Council awarded Dr. Shinko the Best of Presentation in the Blowing Agents Session for his presentation, “The Use of HFO-1234 ze (E) in Low Pressure Spray Polyurethane Foam” at the 2016 Polyurethanes Technical Conference. The annual conference that brings together the brightest minds in emerging polyurethanes technology is the longest-running polyurethanes conference in North America.
Dr. Shinko presented ICP Adhesives & Sealants’ work that represents significant advances in the development of low global warming potential (LGWP) products, in accordance with the EPA’s recent SNAP 21 ruling.
The Handi-Foam High Density product will be the first commercially-available low pressure two component polyurethane spray foam disposable kit containing a hydrofluoroolefin (Solstice® GBA) as a blowing agent. This innovation ushers in a new standard for spray foam systems and meets the environmental well-being of our changing world.
This breakthrough product will be commercially available in the first quarter of 2017.
For more information about ICP Adhesives & Sealants, visit www.icpadhesives.com.
About ICP Adhesives & Sealants, a division of the ICP Group
ICP Adhesives and Sealants, Inc. (ICP) is a leading manufacturer of low pressure one- and two-component polyurethane foam sealant and adhesives products in pressurized, disposable, and refillable packaging. Our trusted brands include Polyset and Handi-Foam. For more information on ICP, visit www.icpadhesives.com.
About ICP Group
Innovative Chemical Products Group is a leading specialty chemical company engaged in the formulation, manufacturing, and marketing of coatings and adhesives. With operations headquartered in Andover, MA, and additional manufacturing and warehousing in Itasca, IL, Norton, OH, Tomball, TX, and Coral Springs, FL, ICP Group serves the architectural, specialty construction, packaging, printing and sport surfaces end markets. ICP Group is privately held and manufactures products under several specialty brands, including Polyset, Handi-Foam, California Paints, Fiberlock, Storm System, Nicoat, Decoturf, Plexipave, and Rebound Ace. For more information on the Construction, Adhesives & Sealants and Industrial divisions of ICP Group, visit www.icpgroup.com.