Environmentally friendly polyurethane-polyisocyanurate foams for applications in the construction industry

Maria Kurańska,

Aleksander Prociak


In this paper, the influence of raw materials from renewable sources in the form of rapeseed oil-based polyols on thermal conductivity and the cell structure of rigid polyurethane- -polyisocyanurate foams was presented. Bio-polyols were prepared by the following methods: transesterification, transamidization and two-steps method of epoxidation and oxirane rings opening.

Słowa kluczowe: polyurethane-polyisocyanurate rigid foams, rapeseed oil-based polyols, thermal conductivity

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