Huntsman to Showcase Innovative Solutions for the South American Market at Feiplar Composites & Feipur 2018

November 1, 2018

SÃO PAULO – Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) will be showcasing its innovative solutions at the Feiplar Composites & Feipur 2018 Exhibition, Nov. 6-8, at the Expo Center Norte – Green Hall, São Paulo, Brazil. The show promotes composites/reinforced plastics, polyurethanes and engineering plastics/thermoplastic compounds solutions for a variety of markets throughout South America.

At Booth # A14, Huntsman associates will be on hand to discuss spray polyurethane foam insulation; automotive seating offerings; elastomers for footwear; composite resin systems; polyurethane additives, including JEFFCAT® amine catalysts, ethanolamines, carbonates, organic surfactants and emulsifiers; structural adhesives and more.     

“The Feiplar Composites and Feipur show provide the perfect opportunity for Huntsman to show off our latest and best performing technology for solutions in the polyurethane, construction and aerospace industries. The Latin American market continues to be one of growth and opportunity for Huntsman,” said Peter Huntsman Jr., Sales Director, Latin America, Huntsman Corp.

Additionally, Huntsman will be promoting its newest facility, Huntsman (Chile) SpA, based in Santiago del Chile. This site increases the company’s capabilities to supply materials and service Chilean customers from a local warehouse and customer service center.

“Huntsman is proud to highlight our stronger presence in the Central and South American market and participate in this event as a sponsor, presenter and exhibitor,” said Luis Mendonca, Central & South America Director, Huntsman Polyurethanes.

During the event, Huntsman associates will be presenting at four conference sessions:

Construction Sectorial Panel – Nov. 7th, 8:40 am
HFO: A Better Choice for Polyurethane Spray Foam
Presenter: Grant Ostvig, Demilec USA, a Huntsman Company

Automotive Sectorial Panel – Nov. 7th, 10:00 am
Formaldehyde Reduction in Automotive Applications Using JEFFADD® Aldehyde Inhibitors
Presenter: Daniela Santos, Huntsman Performance Products

Aerospace Sectorial Panel – Nov. 8th, 9:40 am
Benzoxazine Product for Airplane Interiors and FST System that meet FAA Regulation
Presenter: Kyle Ingram, Huntsman Advanced Materials

Automotive Sectorial Panel – Nov. 7th, 1:40 pm
PU Applications for Lightweight Honey Comb Composites
Presenter: Janaina Correa, Huntsman Polyurethanes

The Feiplar Composites & Feipur 2018 Exhibition is one of the largest composites, polyurethanes and engineered plastics event in South America. More than 12,000 visitors and 300 exhibitors are expected to attend. For more information, please visit

JEFFCAT® and JEFFADD® are registered trademarks of Huntsman Corporation or an affiliate thereof.

About Huntsman:
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals with 2017 revenues of more than $8 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets. We operate more than 75 manufacturing, R&D and operations facilities in approximately 30 countries and employ approximately 10,000 associates within our four distinct business divisions. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company's website at

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Eric Stebel
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