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name of the term: Polyurethanes (PUR)
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Polyurethanes (PUR)

Polyurethanes (PUR) are a group of plastics that can have different properties depending on how they are processed. They can be either very hard and brittle, but also soft and permanently elastic. This makes them suitable for a wide variety of applications, e.g. as foam for upholstered furniture and winter clothing as well as paints and adhesives for the production of rolls and rollers.

Synonyms: synthetic , plastics production , PUR , polyurethanes , polyurethane
Type of term: abbreviation