The Industry Panel Mission is to Create Automotive Seating Foam Specifications that are Practical and Functionally Driven to Achieve Basic Commonality Within the Automotive Industry and Establish Best Practices
Our Panel is comprised of OEM, Tier I and Tier II, Tier III companies that either manufacture cars, assemble seats, mold foam, or manufacture the chemicals for making foam. The accrued knowledge gained through years of experience in the automotive industry uniquely places our panel in a position to share our insights into molded foam and its application for seating. As a resource to the industry we feel our purpose is to:
The members of the panel aspire to create the most efficient and comprehensive material specification that will ensure the molded polyurethane foam material utilized for automotive seating is durable, comfortable, and directly related to its end use. To achieve this goal we strive to:
The Industry Panel members, as publicly communicated, meet monthly in order to achieve their purpose as defined in the panel mission statement.
The members adhere to the spirit of the Antitrust Laws: