Learn More About Uses of Polyurethane Made With Diisocyanates

Chartered in 1988, the Diisocyanates Panel monitors impending regulations, legislation, and other initiatives affecting the production or use of diisocyanates, including methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) and toluene diisocyanate (TDI), and develops appropriate responses. The Panel also sponsors research on MDI and TDI.


The Panel's Activities Include the Following:

  • Participating in rulemaking proceedings and submission of comments on proposed regulations impacting TDI and MDI; and

  • Initiating of advocacy to address regulatory requirements that do not appear to be supported by the available scientific data; and

  • Communicating with regulators and others to improve the accuracy and reliability of data characterizations so that future policy and regulatory actions are appropriate; and

  • Working with government health agencies to study diisocyanates.

Diisocyanates Panel Members

Other Organizations:

The Panel will continue its interaction and coordination of activities with the  other organizations that have an interest in diisocyanates.

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