Early green investment aids Foamex

McNulty, Mike
June 2009
Rubber & Plastics News;6/1/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 22, p13
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the environment friendly initiative of Foamex International Inc. Foamex has been investing in environmental friendly technology for more than 15 years. Foamex became a green technology pioneer in the polyurethane product industry with its development of Variable Pressure Foaming technology. Foamex is the only firm in the urethane industry within the U.S. that uses VPF technology.


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