MDI a Market Driven Solution

Oct 10, 2011 2:00 PM ET

For more than 40 years, wood panel manufacturers have used glues containing formaldehyde to hold wood together during the manufacturing process for particleboard and medium-density fiberboard (MDF). Today, Huntsman is providing an alternative solution for these composite wood products (CWP).

Huntsman’s I-BOND® and RUBINATE® methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI) provide cost-effective and easier-to-use alternative resins to hold wood particles together. The use of MDI improves indoor air quality and helps manufacturers meet more stringent regulations for the manufacturing of composite wood products. It also provides a sustainable solution for forest product companies to recycle sawdust into composite wood panels.

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