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Soy-Based Polyurethane Now in Carpet Backing

BioBalance is now available in all polyurethane noncushioned and cushioned backings manufactured by Universal Textile Technologies (UTT) and can be specified as an option from many major carpet manufacturers.

Responding to a market demand for reduced dependence on petroleum-derived products, 23 carpet manufacturers, including such major brands as Lees and Milliken, have already expressed interest in BioBalance polymers. Dow Marketing Manager Lisa Romans told

Published September 1, 2002

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