Polyurethane foams with reduced flammability based on oligoetherols synthesized from 1,3-bis(2-hydroxyethyl)uracil, boric acid and ethylene carbonate

Green chemistry
Proceedings of the 2nd International Scientific Conference «Chemical Technology and Engineering»: June 24–28, 2019, Lviv: Lviv Polytechnic National University, 2018, pp. 255–256


First and Last Name Academic degree E-mail Affiliation
Elżbieta Chmiel-Szukiewicz Ph.D. szukela [at] prz.edu.pl Rzeszow University of Technology
Rzeszów, Poland

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Polyurethane foams using oligoetherols synthesized from 1,3-bis(2-hydroxyethyl)uracil, boric acid and ethylene carbonate are obtained. Some properties of the foams, such as apparent density, water uptake, dimensions stability, thermal stability, compression strength, thermal conductivity, oxygen index and horizontal burning were investigated. The obtained foams show an improved thermal stability and reduced flammability.


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