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  • Huntsman Building Solutions Launches Icynene Xpress 55 Spray Foam Insulation

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Jun 03, 2024

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS), the global leader in high performance, energy efficient and resilient building envelope solutions, today introduced a new edition to its Icynene Series, the all-new Icynene Xpress 55, an open cell spray polyurethane foam insulation designed specifically for use in unventilated attics and crawl spaces. read more

  • Upgraded Heatlok® Soya HP Empowers Builders with Superior R-Value and Sustainability

    • Added on May 28, 2024

    Huntsman Building Solutions’ (HBS) new enhanced version of closed-cell spray foam solution, Heatlok® Soya HP, offers architects, builders, general contractors, building owners and homeowners the best R-Value in the industry. It also provides spray foam applicators with improved performance and application in walls, roofs, foundations and under slab for residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional building projects. read more

  • Huntsman Building Solutions Unveils New Icynene Series Spray Polyurethane Foam Insulation Line

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Feb 26, 2024

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS), the global leader in high performance, energy efficient and resilient building envelope solutions, has announced the launch of its all-new Icynene Series spray polyurethane foam insulation product line. The collection of spray foam systems offers the highest performance available in the industry today and includes key product certifications. Customers of the Icynene Series will also benefit from a robust service and support package of offerings. read more

  • The Spray Foam Industry Remains Strong as We Enter 2024

    • By Simon Baker: Global President of Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Jan 17, 2024

    As we kick off 2024, I’m happy to report that the spray foam industry is thriving. While it is true that construction projects and contractors are still feeling the impacts of inflation and high interest rates, demand for spray foam continues to grow. Additionally, inflation has slowed considerably and many expect interest rate cuts will begin this year. These factors bode well for contractors, installers, manufacturers and suppliers of spray foam. read more

  • Turning Point

    • By Spray Foam Magazine Team
    • Added on Nov 30, 2023

    As many are still pushing the upsetting memories of 2019- 2022 to the back of the rig, there appears to be a positive shift when reviewing events that have occurred in the spray foam industry during 2023. Obviously, there are still some major challenges, like tackling new levels of intricacy around staff shortages, but on the optimistic side, supply chain challenges started to ease as 2023 took a giant step towards recovery. read more

  • Huntsman Building Solutions Incentivizes Industry Growth via Effective Policy Measures

    • By Doug Brady
    • Added on Nov 30, 2023

    The benefits of spray foam speak for themselves. Spray foam insulation reduces energy bills, increases resiliency, and improves home comfort. This performance is unmatched in the insulation industry, which is driving demand for spray foam across the country. While builders, property owners, and architects are pushing the industry forward, it is important to ensure laws and regulations are working for, not against, the industry. read more

  • Huntsman Building Solutions Enhances Senior Residences with Carbon-Reducing Envelopes

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Oct 31, 2023

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS) partnered with installers from its Canadian network on two major retirement home building projects: 1- Metrotec P.G.B Insulation for a government-endorsed senior home revitalization project, Maison Des Aînés/Maison Alternatives and 2- Isolation Algon with Groupe Sélection’s general contractor, Groupe CH for the modern residential building complex, Liva Mirabel. read more

  • Navigating the 'Green Wave': An In-depth Look at Eco-friendly Spray Foam Insulation

    • By Mickel Maalouf: Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Oct 11, 2023

    As society reckons with the consequences of environmental degradation, numerous industries have begun to ride a burgeoning 'Green Wave.' This movement, characterized by a widespread commitment to environmental sustainability, has notably permeated the construction sector. One area witnessing a significant shift towards green alternatives is insulation. read more

  • Huntsman Building Solutions Heatlok® Soya HP Enhances Performance For Contractors

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Sep 12, 2023

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS) has worked closely with spray foam contractors to develop and offer them a new closed-cell spray foam solution, Heatlok® Soya HP, which has the best R-value of any HFO product on the market with an LTTR value at 50mm of 2.06 RSI (R 11.68). Recognized for its ease of adhesion and superior insulation value, Heatlok® Soya HP leverages Honeywell’s latest Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent technology. read more