What is urethane foam in upholstery?

Answer 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 »

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What is urethane foam?

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 »

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 »

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 »

Can I make a urethane foam product?

Urethane foam is a synthetic foam that comes in many different varieties, including both closed-cell and open, which allows for many different uses including arts and crafts. Urethane foam can be t... Read More »