What is urethane foam?

Answer Urethane foam is thermo-plastic polyurethane; a product made from plastic and rubber. The polyurethane, which is made up of a chain of organic units joined by the urethane, is used by several diffe... Read More »

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What is urethane foam in upholstery?

Polyurethane foam is a flexible foam material that is used in furniture design. "The versatility of different foam grades gives furniture designers more freedom to develop new ideas and to make spe... Read More »

How to Paint Urethane Foam?

Light-weight, easily carved urethane foam is a forgiving, user-friendly material to work with. There are companies that deal exclusively with the shaping and painting of urethane foam structures, t... Read More »

Is urethane foam toxic?

Urethane foam, called polyurethane, is most commonly used in mattresses. It contains many chemicals including formaldehyde, benzene and toluene. Additionally, urethane foam that is used in mattre... Read More »

Does urethane foam contain dehp?

Urethane foam, which is more commonly called polyurethane foam, is often found in mattresses and furniture and contains very small, almost trace amounts of Di 2ethylhexyl Phthalate (DEHP). DEHP is ... Read More »