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15th June 2016, 7th FREEFOAM Consortium Meeting in Chartres, France

15th June 2016, 7th FREEFOAM Consortium Meeting in Chartres, France

The partners of the European Union sponsored project FreeFOAM met for the seventh time in Chartres at the facilities of project partner ‘Cosmetic Valley’, representing the French perfumery and cosmetics industry, on the 15th June 2016. The FreeFoan project officially ended on the 30th April 2016 and this final meeting of the consortium was held […]

24th-25th February 2016; The Sixth consortium meeting in Ljubljana, Slovenia

24th-25th February 2016; The Sixth consortium meeting in Ljubljana, Slovenia

24th and 25th of February 2016 in Slovenia, the Wood Industry Cluster and company Plama-Pur d.o.o., hosted the sixth meeting of the project consortium FreeFOAM. Consortium reviewed activities since the previous meeting and discussed and agreed the various activities to be undertaken until the end of the project. The project passes in the final part […]

12th November 2015; First industrial trial with encapsulated TDI

12th November 2015; First industrial trial with encapsulated TDI

12th November 2015, some trials at industrial level were carried out at Essen, Germany. The aim of the trials was to synthesize PU foams by using encapsulating TDI with the previously selected formulation.

17th July 2015; The Fifth consortium meeting in London, UK

17th July 2015; The Fifth consortium meeting in London, UK

17th of July 2015 in London, UK, the British Furniture Manufacturers Association hosted the fifth meeting of the project consortium FreeFOAM. Consortium rviewed activities since the previous meeting and discussed and agreed the various activities to be undertaken during the next six months where the primary technical focus would be to finalize research work and […]

28th May 2015; FreeFOAM Technical Meeting held in Madrid, Spain

28th May 2015; FreeFOAM Technical Meeting held in Madrid, Spain

Technical meeting of the FreeFOAM project took place on the 28th May 2015 in Inspiralia´s facilities in Madrid, Spain. The meeting was attended by researchers from Inspiralia, Polymer Expert and CETEM. The aim of the meeting was to make a follow up of the R&D results and a planification for next steps.

15th January 2015; The Fourth consortium meeting in Madrid, Spain

15th January 2015; The Fourth consortium meeting in Madrid, Spain

15th of January 2015 in Madrid, Spain, the Inspiralia hosted the fourth meeting of the project consortium FreeFOAM. Each of the partners gave presentations on individual and collaborative activities since the previous meeting in accordance with the planed project framework of ‘work pack-ages’ and ‘deliverables’. The meeting discussed and agreed the various activities to be […]

22nd October 2014 – FreeFOAM Review meeting at REA

22nd October 2014 – FreeFOAM Review meeting at REA

The FreeFOAM consortium meet by REA in Brussels on October 22th to discuss the technical progress of the FreeFOAM project with the EC Project Officer and the external reviewer.

13th June 2014; The FreeFOAM Project was presented at the EUROPUR and EUROMOULDERS Technical Conference, Vienna, Austria

13th June 2014; The FreeFOAM Project was presented at the EUROPUR and EUROMOULDERS Technical Conference, Vienna, Austria

The FreeFOAM Project was presented at the EUROPUR and EUROMOULDERS Technical Conference in Vienna, 13. June 2014. The Conference wes attended by around 200 participants, representatives of polyurethane foam manufacturing companies from all over Europe, suppliers to the industry (raw materials and machinery) as well as guests from different organizations. VIDEO

12th June 2014; The Third FreeFOAM Consortuim Meeting in Bratislava, Slovak Republic

12th June 2014; The Third FreeFOAM Consortuim Meeting in Bratislava, Slovak Republic

FreeFOAM project partner ‘The Association of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Industry of the Slovak Republic’ (ZCHFP) generously hosted the third meeting of the FreeFOAM consortium at their facilities in Bratislava on the 12th June 2014. The FreeFOAM project consortium is structured to best ensure that the objectives of the project, ‘to develop a reduced toxic foaming […]

3rd April 2014; FreeFOAM Technical Meeting held in Madrid, Spain.

Technical meeting of the FreeFOAM project took place on the 3rd of April 2014 in Inspiralia´s facilities in Madrid, Spain. The meeting was attended by researchers from Inspiralia, Polymer Expert and CETEM. On the meeting discussed progress of research on the project and RTD work.