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Wood-Plastic Composite Decking Gaining in Popularity, says Freedonia Group Study

28-02-2020
Wood-Plastic Composite Decking, growing demand, Freedonia Group Study, PVC, WPC, decking, railings, fencing

The popularity of wood-plastic composite (WPC) and other types of plastic decking, railing and fencing continues to grow, as evidenced by the Q4 and 2019 earnings report from Trex Co. and interest at the recent International Builders Show. Further proof is contained in the Freedonia Group’s latest study on WPC and plastic decking. The …

Jowat to launch new PUR hot melt adhesive for window profile wrapping

07-02-2020
Jowat, PUR hot melt adhesive, reduced monomer content, wrapping, PVC window profiles

Jowat, the adhesives specialist from Detmold, announces the launch of a very special product at the upcoming world-leading trade show for the windows industry: Jowatherm-Reaktant® MR 604.90 is the first PUR hot melt adhesive with a reduced monomer content and thus hazard-free labelling certified according to RAL-GZ 716 for the wrapping of PVC …