Translation of polyurethane in Spanish:

polyurethane

poliuretano, n.

Pronunciation /ˌpɒlɪˈjʊərɪθeɪn//ˌpɑliˈjurəˌθeɪn/

noun

  • 1

    poliuretano masculine
    • A lightweight foam polymer, usually polystyrene or polyurethane, forms the core of the surfboard.
    • Athletic shoes can contain several petrochemical polymers in their soles and uppers: butadiene, polyurethane, polyethylene, and nylon, to name a few.
    • The polymer is polyurethane, which is foamed to create closed cells.
    • Materials that exhibit most of these properties are typically polymer-based, either polyurethane or epoxy.
    • Insulation materials have also changed over the years from the original cork sheeting to the CFC-free, foamed in place rigid polyurethane used today.