Learn More About Uses of Polyurethane Made With Diisocyanates
Diisocyanates are a family of chemical building blocks used to make polyurethanes for furniture, appliances, apparel and more. Before they are mixed with other chemicals and transformed into finished goods, they are in a reactive state and have a potential to contribute to workplace asthma. Manufacturers, in partnership with downstream users, have implemented a variety of product stewardship activities that have contributed to a reduction in diisocyanate-related asthma cases, even as production rates of diisocyanates have increased.
» Download the PDF