TITLE

Hickory Springs expands Preserve line with HR foam

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;9/3/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of Hickory Springs Manufacturing Co. to expand its popular bio-based polyurethane foam line in the U.S. The new foam expands the potential applications of Preserve product the company introduced in 2006. Dimitri Dounis, manager of Hickory Springs, and his research team enjoy pushing the bubble to develop biologically based materials.
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