Press release
PU Additives
September 29, 2008

CPI – Two first prizes for Evonik Goldschmidt GmbH

CPI Polyurethane 2008 Technical Conference

Two presentations from Polyurethane Additives application technology were awarded best presentation at this year’s CPI Congress in San Antonio, Texas. This conference is the most important event of the polyurethan industry in the NAFTA region with participants from all over the world. It provides an excellent platform for raw material and system suppliers, foam producers, equipment manufacturers and end users.

Dr. Annegret Terheiden and Dr. Christian Eilbracht both received first price in their categories for their presentations on new developments in additives.

Dr. Annegret Terheiden received first price for the best contribution in the flexible foam session with the paper “Novel Amine Catalyst for Low Emanation Flexible Polyurethane Foam”

Dr. Christian Eilbracht received first price for the best contribution in the construction session with the paper “Novel Additive Technology Designed to Optimize the use of Natural Oil Polyols in Support of the Construction Market”

Congratulation to both