Bayer MaterialScience (Leverkusen) has expanded its position in the composite materials field through an acquisition of Thermoplast Composite GmbH which specializes in the production of continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites.
Dow Chemical is investing $6 billion to enlarge its manufacturing facilities in the United States by 40 percent, based on a wager that low natural gas prices here will persist into the middle of the next decade.
CertainTeed Corporation plans to give a lucky homeowner a $100,000 home makeover -- this time, with energy-efficient attic insulation.
St. Paul, Minnesota-based USI, a provider of installed insulation and related services to builders, contractors and homeowners, acquired Cardalls Insulation, a Logan, Utah-based full-line insulation services contractor.
Chemical safety reviews that take place behind closed doors, and which rely on old data and unproven methods, aren’t exactly a role model for sound science.
Whether building a new house or remodeling an old one, these details show proper window installation methods for ten types of exterior siding.
Realtor.com's Roman Loyola speaks with Doug McDonald, creator of the Pure House, to outline the four scientific concepts that guide the design and material decisions for his high-performance homes.
Utah House Bill 285 passed out of the House Business and Labor Committee this week, it will delay the adoption of the latest codes from three years to six years.
Johns Manville, a leading supplier of commercial roofing products, adds to its already proven SeamFree® liquid roofing line with the introduction of the SeamFree™ PMMA Liquid Membrane roofing system. T