• New US Executive Leadership Appointed at Covestro

    • By As Seen on Paintsquare
    • Added on Feb 24, 2023

    Global polymer materials manufacturer Covestro recently announced in an email press release that Samir Hifri will take the position of Chairman and President at Covestro LLC, effective July 1, 2023. In this role, Hifri will reportedly lead the company’s U.S. operations, succeeding Haakan Jonsson, who will retire after 30-plus years of service with Covestro. read more

  • The Second Act

    • By Noelle Krevetski
    • Added on Feb 01, 2023

    Tom Decker, owner and operator of Chicago Green Insulation has made it his personal mission to replace crime with employment. While this sounds like a daunting task, he has been deeply affected by crimes that could have been avoided, given the person who committed the crime had better access to employment and resources to better their life. read more

  • Your Guide To SprayFoam 2023 Convention & Expo

    • By SPFA
    • Added on Feb 01, 2023

    The world’s largest convention dedicated to all things spray foam returns to sunny Daytona Beach, Florida February 12 through 15. SprayFoam 2023 Convention & Expo promises to be another action-packed event with many returning fan favorite features, as well as all-new attractions. Here is a guide to this year’s show. read more

  • SPFA Announces Keynote Speaker for SprayFoam 2023 Convention & Expo

    • By SPFA
    • Added on Jan 17, 2023

    The Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance (SPFA) has announced the keynote speaker for the upcoming SprayFoam 2023 Convention & Expo happening February 12th through 15th in Daytona Beach, Florida. On the morning of Tuesday, February 14th, international speaker and recognized digital marketing specialist Marcus Sheridan will lead the conference’s widely anticipated keynote address. read more

  • Inflation Reduction Act

    • By Rick Duncan
    • Added on Nov 30, 2022

    As we get ready to embark into 2023, there are some updates and opportunities that spray foam contractors should be aware of. As the Executive Director of the SPFA, I’d like to share these with you now to make sure you are leveraging all information and opportunities to ensure that your business is geared up for success in the new year. read more

  • Save Energy and Reduce Emission in Existing Buildings with Spray Foam Insulation Upgrades

    • By Cison PRWeb
    • Added on Nov 22, 2022

    A newly released study by ICF, an international consulting firm with expertise in the energy and energy efficiency sectors, shows that upgrading building envelope insulation leads to substantial energy savings and carbon emission reductions. ICF was tasked with quantifying the lifetime energy savings, economic benefits and carbon emission reductions that can be achieved with insulation improvements to existing single-family homes, commercial buildings and industrial facilities. read more

  • Labor Shortage Affects Large and Small Companies

    • By Lisa smith, Membership Manager, SPFA
    • Added on Sep 29, 2022

    According to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the COVID-19 pandemic caused a major disruption in America’s workforce —something that many experts have referred to as “The Great Resignation.” In 2021, more than 47 million American workers quit their jobs, many of whom were in search of an improved work-life balance, workplace flexibility, increased compensation, and a strong company culture. read more

  • Celebrate World Green Building Week With U.S. Green Building Council

    • By Staff
    • Added on Sep 13, 2022

    This week, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) joins green building councils from around the world to celebrate World Green Building Week. Led by the World Green Building Council, the weeklong awareness campaign spotlights how green buildings, including LEED buildings, can help reduce carbon emissions and support economies around the world. read more