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Polyurethanes industry participates in Green Week

22 Jun 2009

Polyurethanes industry participates in Green Week Brussels, 16 June 2009 - ISOPA, the European Diisocyanate and Polyol Producers Trade Association, has been selected to participate as an exhibitor at Green Week, the European Commission's largest annual conference on environmental policy, which will take place in Brussels from 23 to 26 June.

This year's edition of Green Week will focus on climate change and is expected to gather around 3,500 participants from EU institutions, business and industry, non-governmental organisations, public authorities, the scientific community and academia.

ISOPA will participate with an exhibitor stand, which will highlight the role of polyurethanes as a sustainable material in fighting climate change through a number of key applications such as housing insulation and refrigeration, which contribute to energy conservation and greater energy efficiency.

The ISOPA stand can be visited during Green Week, stand number 29, from 23 to 26 June 2009.

More information on ISOPA's polyurethanes campaign can be found on
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For more information, please contact:

Mr. Wolfram FRANK
Secretary General
ISOPA - European Diisocyanate and Polyol Producers Association
Av. E. Van Nieuwenhuyse Laan 4, Box 9
B-1160 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 676 74 75
Fax: + 32 2 676 74 79

ISOPA is the European Diisocyanate and Polyol Producers Trade Association. Diisocyanates and Polyols are the main building blocks for polyurethanes. ISOPA promotes the highest standards of best practice in the distribution and use of these raw materials, ensures that all stakeholders can easily access accurate and up-to-date information on diisocyanates and polyols, and shows how polyurethanes help fulfil society's present and future needs. ISOPA's eight members are Bayer Material Science, BorsodChem, Dow, Elastogran, Huntsman, Perstorp, Repsol, and Shell Chemicals.