Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:22:01 GMT Covestro, Germany International relevant pressreleases from Covestro http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/Files/Header/$file/bayer_logo.gif Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com 55 55 en <![CDATA[ Distribution of high-performance plastics in Italy: Covestro extends partnership with Mito Polimeri and Plastotecnica]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-extends-partnership-with-Mito-Polimeri-and-Plastotecnica http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-extends-partnership-with-Mito-Polimeri-and-Plastotecnica Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Partnership with the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) expanded: The DEL is becoming more colorful]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-DEL-is-becoming-more-colorful http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-DEL-is-becoming-more-colorful Wed, 05 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT The kickboard will be colorful - As in Straubing, all kick-boards in the arenas of the 14 DEL-Clubs will be branded with the six Covestro colors as well as the company logo from season 2017/18. Covestro makes the game more colorful with a kick plate / Enabling materials to be experienced]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Student’s ‘Peek’ travel product for children wins annual Design Innovation in Plastics Award]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Students-Peek-travel-product-for-children-wins-annual-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-Award http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Students-Peek-travel-product-for-children-wins-annual-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-Award Mon, 03 Jul 2017 15:45:00 GMT Ellen Britton is pictured with, left to right: Hans Eberhard-Stein, design manager and design strategist, Covestro AG; Richard Brown, managing director, RJG Technologies; Rebecca Heil, manager, Covestro idea lab. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/72A6A476EEB85C9FC12581520041FD16 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/72A6A476EEB85C9FC12581520041FD16 Mon, 03 Jul 2017 14:00:46 GMT Dr. Berit Stange heads Covestro’s cardyon venture team for producing a foam component with CO2. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/F25326B1CDC20070C1258152004164EA http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/F25326B1CDC20070C1258152004164EA Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:54:17 GMT Dr. Berit Stange heads Covestro’s cardyon venture team for producing a foam component with CO2. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ New coextrusion facility at the Dormagen site: Covestro launches expanded film production]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-expanded-film-production http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-expanded-film-production Mon, 03 Jul 2017 10:30:00 GMT Symbolic start of the new production facility (from left to right): Site manager Dr. Klaus Jaeger, Chief Technology Officer Dr. Klaus Schäfer, Nina Schmarander (Head of Specialty Films), Project Manager Rene Ahlers und Thorsten Dreier (Head of Production and Technology Business Unit CAS). Investment of around EUR 20 million / 15 new jobs / Various product applications]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro holds Capital Markets Day: Committed to creating value]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Committed-to-creating-value http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Committed-to-creating-value Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the SDW 2017 conference and exhibition in London : Forgery-proof film solutions for personal documents and ID cards]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Forgery-proof-film-solutions-for-personal-documents-and-ID-cards http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Forgery-proof-film-solutions-for-personal-documents-and-ID-cards Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT At SDW Conference and Exhibition in London, Covestro will present trustworthy product solutions for security documents. For this purpose, the company offers a wide range of specialty films. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Berlin summit calls for increased use of non-fossil resources: Sustainable raw materials for the chemical industry]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-raw-materials-for-the-chemical-industry http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-raw-materials-for-the-chemical-industry Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:15:00 GMT Conserve crude oil: At the Berlin raw material summit experts from business, scientific and political spheres called for an increased use of sustainable raw materials. Plants and CO2 highly promising alternatives to petroleum / More joint efforts and pioneering spirit required / Startups honored as “Resource Innovators 2017”]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro and “Sonnenwagen Aachen” team up for solar race in Australia: Innovative materials for electric mobility]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-electric-mobility http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-electric-mobility Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT Covestro supports an ambitious project of students at RWTH Aachen University and Aachen University of Applied Sciences. The material manufacturer supports the development of a solar-powered electric car with material donations, technical service and as a gold sponsor. The car is intended to participate in the probably toughest solar car race in the world, the World Solar Challenge 2017 in October in Australia. The young researchers want to show that innovative and sustainable mobility concepts are already possible today. World’s toughest solar car race / Covestro and PPG test automotive coatings in extreme climate / Longstanding partnership with RWTH Aachen University]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ After Frank H. Lutz’ resignation as CFO of Covestro: CEO Patrick Thomas takes over interim CFO responsibilities at Covestro]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/CEO-Patrick-Thomas-takes-over-interim-CFO-responsibilities-at-Covestro http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/CEO-Patrick-Thomas-takes-over-interim-CFO-responsibilities-at-Covestro Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT Patrick Thomas Long-term successful strategy to be continued / CFO succession planning on the way]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro receives DNV GL certification for newly developed polyurethane resin in China]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-receives-DNV-GL-certification-for-newly-developed-polyurethane-resin-in-China http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-receives-DNV-GL-certification-for-newly-developed-polyurethane-resin-in-China Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:00:00 GMT Helping wind power to get off the ground: prototype of a rotor blade with an innovative composite inside, pictured in front of Covestro’s research center in Shanghai, China. The company has received the important DNV GL certification in China for one of the composite components – a newly developed polyurethane resin that improves the quality of wind blades and makes their production more efficient. Ready to address the needs of Chinese wind energy industry ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro achieves a breakthrough in research : Key chemical now derived from plants ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Key-chemical-now-derived-from-plants http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Key-chemical-now-derived-from-plants Tue, 30 May 2017 11:00:00 GMT Production of bio-based aniline: The process works on a small scale. Project manager Dr. Gernot Jäger (center) is working with his team (Dr. Swantje Behnken, left, Dr. Wolf Kloeckner, right) to test it in larger-scale facilities. Biomass as new raw material for aniline production / Petroleum savings – better CO2 footprint / Completely new process jointly developed with partners]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Changes at the top of Covestro’s Board of Management by end of Q3 2018: Covestro plans for succession of CEO]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-plans-for-succession-of-CEO http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-plans-for-succession-of-CEO Wed, 24 May 2017 16:45:00 GMT Dr. Markus Steilemann Patrick Thomas’ term as CEO runs until 30 September 2018 / Successful strategy will be continued / Supervisory Board unanimously appointed Dr. Markus Steilemann as successor]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro lifts force majeure for polymeric MDI]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-lifts-force-majeure-for-polymeric-MDI http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-lifts-force-majeure-for-polymeric-MDI Mon, 22 May 2017 08:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro receives two prizes as part of the interzum award: Award-winning solutions with polyurethane foam]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Award-winning-solutions-with-polyurethane-foam http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Award-winning-solutions-with-polyurethane-foam Tue, 16 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT Rebecca Heil, who is in charge of the designer network at Covestro, and Adam Pajonk, a member of the team of design students, received an interzum award for their InFoam printing project in the “Best of the Best” category. In the background on the left-hand side is Katharina C. Hamma, Managing Director of KölnMesse. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro responds to strong customer demand in polycarbonates: Further increase of polycarbonate production ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Further-increase-of-polycarbonate-production http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Further-increase-of-polycarbonate-production Tue, 16 May 2017 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Unique exhibit at interzum trade fair: Cologne-based designer creates piece of furniture based on Covestro materials]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Cologne-based-designer-creates-piece-of-furniture-based-on-Covestro-materials http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Cologne-based-designer-creates-piece-of-furniture-based-on-Covestro-materials Fri, 12 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT The designer Thomas Schnur has created a one of a kind piece, named “The Factory of Ideas”, for this year’s interzum furniture supplier fair. The exhibit shows the transformation of a cloud structure into a seat, using a range of Covestro’s products, much of which is used throughout the furniture industry. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro premiere at the interzum furniture trade show in Cologne: Material solutions for sustainable and functional furniture design]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Material-solutions-for-sustainable-and-functional-furniture-design http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Material-solutions-for-sustainable-and-functional-furniture-design Thu, 11 May 2017 16:30:00 GMT Covestro offers a new solution under the name of cardyonTM that boosts sustainability in the value chain for mattresses. The new raw material for flexible polyurethane foam uses carbon dioxide to replace up to 20 percent of the fossil raw materials used previously. Designer furniture shows off brand new design options]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Success stories on display at TechTextil 2017: Covestro to showcase successful commercialization with PUMA’s evoPOWER Vigor 1]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-showcase-successful-commercialization-with-PUMAs-evoPOWER-Vigor-1 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-showcase-successful-commercialization-with-PUMAs-evoPOWER-Vigor-1 Tue, 09 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Opening of the “Haus der Nationen” (“House of Nations”) in Bergisch Gladbach: Address by Dr. Markus Steilemann]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Dr-Markus-Steilemann http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Dr-Markus-Steilemann Thu, 04 May 2017 17:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Opening of the “Haus der Nationen” (“House of Nations”) in Bergisch Gladbach]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-of-the-Haus-der-Nationen-House-of-Nations-in-Bergisch-Gladbach http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-of-the-Haus-der-Nationen-House-of-Nations-in-Bergisch-Gladbach Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Successful pilot project by the city administration, Covestro and Logelis: Model building completed in Bergisch Gladbach]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Model-building-completed-in-Bergisch-Gladbach http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Model-building-completed-in-Bergisch-Gladbach Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT The „House of nations“ in Bergisch Gladbach was built with wall panels that have a polyurethane core. Those panels are lightweight, highly insulating and make the building with 1150 Euro per square meter affordable New model for affordable housing / Cost-effective construction, energy-efficient operation]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Opening of the “Haus der Nationen” (“House of Nations”) in Bergisch Gladbach: Address by Lutz Urbach]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Lutz-Urbach http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Lutz-Urbach Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Trans-Textil and Covestro team up with PUMA for launching the evoPOWER Vigor 1: Topaz-DOTS and INSQIN® transform the next generation PUMA football boot]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Topaz-DOTS-and-INSQIN-transform-the-next-generation-PUMA-football-boot http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Topaz-DOTS-and-INSQIN-transform-the-next-generation-PUMA-football-boot Thu, 04 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting in Bonn: Covestro almost doubles dividend]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-almost-doubles-dividend http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-almost-doubles-dividend Wed, 03 May 2017 13:10:00 GMT All smiles at the Covestro Annual General Meeting: CEO Patrick Thomas (left) and Supervisory Board Chairman Dr. Richard Pott. 2016 was a record year for the materials manufacturer / Successful start into 2017]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Recording: Opening of the Annual Stockholders’ Meeting by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board Dr. Richard Pott and speech by the Chairman of the Board of Management Patrick Thomas and the Chief Financial Officer Frank H. Lutz]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-Stockholders-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-Stockholders-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board Wed, 03 May 2017 10:11:24 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2017]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2017 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2017 Wed, 03 May 2017 10:05:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2017: Address by Patrick Thomas]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/ALZBBJ-Address-by-Patrick-Thomas http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/ALZBBJ-Address-by-Patrick-Thomas Wed, 03 May 2017 10:01:00 GMT Chairman of the Board of Management]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2017: Address by Frank H. Lutz]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/ALZBBM-Address-by-Frank-H-Lutz http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/ALZBBM-Address-by-Frank-H-Lutz Wed, 03 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT Chief Financial Officer of Covestro AG]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/3B49FD92080DC877C12581100067A843 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/3B49FD92080DC877C12581100067A843 Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:52:12 GMT HDTV Footage from Covestro’s global sites, production and highlight stories: CO2 as a raw material, Solar Impulse, Wind rotor blade from polyurethane, concept car, and K 2016. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Positive momentum continued, forecast raised: Strong first quarter for Covestro]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Strong-first-quarter-for-Covestro http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Strong-first-quarter-for-Covestro Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ “Young Champions of the Earth” to be awarded for environmental solutions: Covestro and UN launch sustainability competition]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-UN-launch-sustainability-competition http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-UN-launch-sustainability-competition Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro raises prices for elastomer products]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-prices-for-elastomer-products http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-prices-for-elastomer-products Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the European Coatings Show 2017]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-at-the-European-Coatings-Show-2017 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-at-the-European-Coatings-Show-2017 Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the European Coatings Show 2017 from April 4-6 in Nuremberg: Pushing the boundaries of possibility with innovative coating raw material developments]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-the-boundaries-of-possibility-with-innovative-coating-raw-material-developments http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-the-boundaries-of-possibility-with-innovative-coating-raw-material-developments Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Presentation: Pushing boundaries within industry collaboration]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-boundaries-within-industry-collaboration_en http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-boundaries-within-industry-collaboration_en Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:06:55 GMT <![CDATA[ Collaboration of RiFRA Milano, Sirca and Covestro: Sustainable furniture coating for sustainable living]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-furniture-coating-for-sustainable-living http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-furniture-coating-for-sustainable-living Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT In a joint project furniture manufacturer RiFRA, coatings supplier Sirca and Covestro proved that the sustainability of furniture can be improved even further. A waterborne coating developed by Sirca containing the Bayhydur® eco 7190 biobased hardener of Covestro has recently been successfully tested on a RiFRA furniture collection. New biobased hardener proved successful in waterborne coating]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Joint news release: New clearcoat with biobased hardener for automotive manufacturing]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-clearcoat-with-biobased-hardener-for-automotive-manufacturing http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-clearcoat-with-biobased-hardener-for-automotive-manufacturing Wed, 29 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMT Satisfied faces in Audi´s paint shop in Ingolstadt: Dr. Matthijs Groenewolt, head of clearcoat and topcoat development Europe at BASF, Dr. Markus Mechtel, head of marketing for automotive coatings at Covestro, and Thomas Heußer, head of materials and process engineering at Audi (from left to right), are pleased about the successful coating of Q2 test bodies under realistic production conditions. Collaboration between Audi, BASF and Covestro / Test bodies successfully coated under realistic production conditions / Audi Q2 exhibit is a highlight of the European Coatings Show]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ For effective, skin-friendly sun protection]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/For-effective-skin-friendly-sun-protection http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/For-effective-skin-friendly-sun-protection Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT At in-cosmetics Global, Covestro will be showcasing skin-friendly, long-lasting sun protection formulations based on Baycusan® film formers, among other things. Covestro develops formulations for current consumer trends]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Display trends in car cockpits]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AKUFL5-Display-trends-in-car-cockpits http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AKUFL5-Display-trends-in-car-cockpits Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:30:00 GMT Covestro has constructed a display and surface demonstrator for explaining the various aspects of its current film developments. The demonstrator is showcased at the VDI congress on “Plastics in Automotive Engineering” in Mannheim. Demonstrator for decorative and functional film solutions]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the INDEX™17 trade show from April 4-7, 2017 in Geneva: Sustainable textile coatings for medical applications]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AKRCGU-Sustainable-textile-coatings-for-medical-applications http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AKRCGU-Sustainable-textile-coatings-for-medical-applications Fri, 24 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT Covestro has developed new polyurethane raw materials for state-of-the-art wound care under the trade name of Baymedix®. At the INDEX™17, the company will present textile coating applications in the medical environment. Such applications include surgical wear, hospital bed linen, coatings for medical furniture, but also medical bandages. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the VDI Plastics in Automotive Engineering conference: Trendy exterior design for electric cars]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Trendy-exterior-design-for-electric-cars http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Trendy-exterior-design-for-electric-cars Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMT Covestro is presenting a new concept in electric car design at this year's VDI Plastics in Automotive Engineering conference. Based on pioneering plastics technologies, the concept incorporates current trends in the automotive design. Partners for the development of the concept were automotive supplier HELLA and the distinguished Umeå Institute of Design in Sweden. Innovative design concept with pioneering solutions in plastic]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Refurbishing a parking garage floor at intu Merry Hill Shopping Center: Back to business in no time]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Back-to-business-in-no-time http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Back-to-business-in-no-time Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT With Pasquick® technology, floors can be sealed more easily and quickly, primarily because it reduces the number of coats required and significantly shortens curing time. A current application example is the parking garage of the intu Merry Hill Shopping Center in England. Two indoor parking garage levels with a total floor space of 18,000 square meters have been renovated using this technology. Pasquick®: Fewer coats, rapid curing, high productivity]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ In response to positive market developments: Covestro continues MDI production in Tarragona]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-MDI-production-in-Tarragona http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-MDI-production-in-Tarragona Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro presents visionary steering wheel cover prototype: High-quality surfaces in automotive interiors]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-quality-surfaces-in-automotive-interiors http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-quality-surfaces-in-automotive-interiors Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT The DirectCoating process produces coated, injection-molded parts for the automotive interior in just one step. This creates a polyurethane coated component with outstanding properties that requires virtually no post-processing. DirectCoating technology with good prospects in the automotive industry / In-process coating is more efficient and offers greater freedom]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro presents innovative design concept for electric cars : Trendy automotive finish for an evocative appearance]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Trendy-automotive-finish-for-an-evocative-appearance http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Trendy-automotive-finish-for-an-evocative-appearance Mon, 13 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMT At the European Coatings Show, Covestro will present the model of a new concept car for electric mobility. To cast the proper light on the exhibit with respect to color, the project team relied on the shade and design expertise of BASF’s Coatings division and its premium R-M® brand. The clear coat is based on polyurethane raw materials from Covestro and cures rapidly even at low temperatures. Shade expertise from BASF and its premium R-M® brand / Polyurethane raw materials for efficient automotive refinishing coatings]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the JEC World Composites 2017 trade fair in Paris : Composites for cost-effective lightweight construction]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Composites-for-cost-effective-lightweight-construction http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Composites-for-cost-effective-lightweight-construction Fri, 03 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT Covestro has developed the new Desmocomp® polyurethane matrix for composites with very good UV, weathering and chemical resistance. It is ideally suited to outdoor applications, e.g. in side elements for Sortimo’s new System-Unit, which is the ideal option for storage in pick-ups and flat-bed trucks. Materials and technologies for automobiles, construction, electronics and wind power]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at in-cosmetics Global in London: Polyurethane film formers for innovative cosmetic products]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Polyurethane-film-formers-for-innovative-cosmetic-products http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Polyurethane-film-formers-for-innovative-cosmetic-products Thu, 02 Mar 2017 10:00:00 GMT Covestro has developed extra waterproof formulations for the beach using the film former Baycusan® C 1004. They retain at least 50 percent of their sun protection factor for more than one hour with repeated exposure to water. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro polycarbonate makes oxygenators safe and durable]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-polycarbonate-makes-oxygenators-safe-and-durable http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-polycarbonate-makes-oxygenators-safe-and-durable Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:00:00 GMT Makrolon® polycarbonate from Covestro ensures maximum safety for patients when used in this membrane oxygenator from Wego New Life Medical Devices. The medical-grade plastic is transparent and exhibits high impact strength. Besides this, the material is biocompatible. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Metamaterial Technologies Inc. partners with Airbus to co-develop and commercialize metaAIR™]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Metamaterial-Technologies-Inc-partners-with-Airbus-to-co-develop-and-commercialize-metaAIR http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Metamaterial-Technologies-Inc-partners-with-Airbus-to-co-develop-and-commercialize-metaAIR Wed, 22 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT Georg Palikaras, Gründer und Vorstandsvorsitzender von Metamaterial Technologies Inc., hält eine Cockpitscheibe, die zur Hälfte mit metaAIR beschichtet ist. Dabei blockiert metaAIR den Laserstrahl und lenkt ihn ab. New solution for laser protection of aircraft]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Always on target]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Always-on-target http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Always-on-target Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT One of the many archers who have enjoyed great success with Beiter nocks is Lisa Unruh of Germany, who recently was named a 2016 Woman Athlete of the Year by the World Archery Federation. Archers hit the bull’s eye with precision nocks made of polycarbonate]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro AG Financial News Conference: Full Year 2016 Results]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-AG-Financial-News-Conference-Full-Year-2016-Results http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-AG-Financial-News-Conference-Full-Year-2016-Results Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:01:00 GMT From left to right: Board member responsible for innovation Dr. Markus Steilemann, CEO Patrick Thomas, CFO and labor director Frank H. Lutz and Dr. Klaus Schaefer, board member responsible for production and technology. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Financial News Conference: Address by Patrick Thomas and Frank H. Lutz]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Patrick-Thomas-and-Frank-H-Lutz http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Patrick-Thomas-and-Frank-H-Lutz Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ On-demand recording of the Financial News Conference with the speeches given by Patrick Thomas and Frank H. Lutz]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Live-audio-broadcast-Financial-News-Conference-speeches-given-Patrick-Thomas-Frank-H-Lutz-2017 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Live-audio-broadcast-Financial-News-Conference-speeches-given-Patrick-Thomas-Frank-H-Lutz-2017 Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[ All targets reached or exceeded: Covestro achieves record year]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-achieves-record-year http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-achieves-record-year Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT CEO Patrick Thomas (left) and Frank H. Lutz, CFO and labor director proudly present Covestro’s 2016 annual report. Core volumes up 7.5% year-on-year / Adjusted EBITDA rose by 22.7% to EUR 2.0 billion / Strong increase in Free Operating Cash Flow / Net income more than doubled / Proposed dividend of EUR 1.35 per share / Confident outlook for 2017]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro AG Financial News Conference: Full Year 2016 Results]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/2017-APC http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/2017-APC Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro raises prices for coating and adhesive raw materials]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-prices-for-coating-and-adhesive-raw-materials http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-prices-for-coating-and-adhesive-raw-materials Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Collaboration between Newag, Lankwitzer Lackfabrik and Covestro: First biobased railcar coating tested]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-biobased-railcar-coating-tested http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-biobased-railcar-coating-tested Wed, 08 Feb 2017 10:30:00 GMT Polish railway manufacturer Newag broke new ground when he coated diesel locomotives with a paint based on renewable resources. Lankwitzer Lackfabrik of Berlin supplied the coating, which it developed in close collaboration with Covestro using its biobased coating hardener Desmodur® eco N 7300. Setting the course for more sustainable mobility on the railways]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Productivity gain for Swedish corrosion protection service provider: Covestro increases the profitability of wind turbines]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-increases-the-profitability-of-wind-turbines http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-increases-the-profitability-of-wind-turbines Thu, 02 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMT Corrosion protection specialist Alucrom AB used a coating system of just two layers from Hempel for an efficient and lasting protection of the gigantic steel towers for wind power plants. The topcoat is based on Pasquick™ technology by Covestro. By that the company contributes to a higher profitability of this renewable energy. Pasquick™: fewer coats, greater efficiency, faster curing]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro leads new research project: Recycling salt from industrial wastewater]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Recycling-salt-from-industrial-wastewater http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Recycling-salt-from-industrial-wastewater Thu, 05 Jan 2017 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro lifts force majeure on polyurethane raw materials]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-lifts-force-majeure-on-polyurethane-raw-materials http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-lifts-force-majeure-on-polyurethane-raw-materials Tue, 27 Dec 2016 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro and RWTH Aachen University extend collaboration: Added momentum in catalysis research]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Added-momentum-in-catalysis-research http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Added-momentum-in-catalysis-research Wed, 21 Dec 2016 12:45:00 GMT Covestro and RWTH Aachen University continue their successful collaboration: Dr. Markus Steilemann, the materials manufacturer’s chief innovation officer (center), and Rector Professor Ernst Schmachtenberg (left) have signed a new partnership agreement. Professor Walter Leitner, head of the CAT Catalytic Center, is pleased to receive 12 million euros for catalysis research. Continued support of the CAT Catalytic Center]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro begins delivery of first CO2-based product : Debut of carbon dioxide as raw material]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Debut-of-carbon-dioxide-as-raw-material http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Debut-of-carbon-dioxide-as-raw-material Tue, 13 Dec 2016 14:45:00 GMT The truck arrives at the loading station where it will be filled with Covestro’s revolutionary CO2-based polyol – a world first. Climate gas in foam component for mattresses]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Breathing Skins showroom wins EPSE innovation award: Breathing facade skin of polycarbonate sheets ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Breathing-facade-skin-of-polycarbonate-sheets http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Breathing-facade-skin-of-polycarbonate-sheets Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:00:00 GMT The Breathing Skins showroom shows how to control the permeability of facades and thus to adapt the indoor climate to the user’s specific requirements. The project centers around a breathing facade skin using transparent solid polycarbonate sheets from Covestro. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Easier access to U.S. capital market : Covestro launches sponsored American depositary receipt (ADR) program ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-sponsored-American-depositary-receipt-ADR-program http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-sponsored-American-depositary-receipt-ADR-program Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the new TRUSTECH trade show: Trustworthy film solutions for security documents]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Trustworthy-film-solutions-for-security-documents http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Trustworthy-film-solutions-for-security-documents Fri, 18 Nov 2016 10:00:00 GMT At the new TRUSTECH trade show, Covestro will present trustworthy product solutions for the security industry. For this purpose, the company offers a wide range of specialty films. From laser engraving personalization to holograms]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro polyurethane system for housing components with complex shapes: Protection against wind and weather]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Protection-against-wind-and-weather http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Protection-against-wind-and-weather Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:00:00 GMT Remote control webcams being used for documentation or surveillance must be able to withstand the direct effects of wind and weather. avisec AG is protecting its webcams and cameras with a weather proof housing made from a Baydur® polyurethane system from Covestro. Emaform AG manufactures the housing’s black, complexly shaped components, which reliably protect the sensitive electronics against weathering influences. Integral foam encases sensitive surveillance cameras]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the Compamed 2016 trade fair : Wearables for medical engineering]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Wearables-for-medical-engineering http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Wearables-for-medical-engineering Thu, 10 Nov 2016 14:00:00 GMT Wearables are small electronic devices that are affixed to the skin like a patch, providing support for consumers e.g. when they’re treating medical conditions. Thanks to a clever combination of different Covestro products, they cling gently to the skin and are comfortable to wear for extended periods. Expert partner for materials and process technology]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the Compamed 2016 trade show : Sustainable textile coatings for medical applications]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-textile-coatings-for-medical-applications http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-textile-coatings-for-medical-applications Fri, 04 Nov 2016 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ New copolycarbonate blend from Covestro for parts with a metallic finish: High-temperature stable and electroplatable]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-temperature-stable-and-electroplatable http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-temperature-stable-and-electroplatable Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT At the K 2016 plastics trade fair, Covestro showcased this exhaust trim made from the high-temperature stable and electroplatable copolycarbonate ABS copolymer Apec® 150 PG. Concept study for exhaust trim made of plastic / Significant reduction in weight and costs compared to sheet metal / Greater design freedom / Light integration possible]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Forecast again raised slightly: Covestro continues strong results in third quarter]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-strong-results-in-third-quarter http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-strong-results-in-third-quarter Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/A97F0F929083CE2AC12580530053AFD4 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/A97F0F929083CE2AC12580530053AFD4 Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:14:06 GMT HDTV footage from the fair in Düsseldorf/Germany ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ First Covestro Science Celebration at K 2016: Awards for outstanding researchers]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Awards-for-outstanding-researchers http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Awards-for-outstanding-researchers Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:45:00 GMT After receiving the Covestro Science Award, Prof. Dr.-Ing. André Bardow from RWTH Aachen University explains his research findings on life cycle analysis of CO2-based products. Covestro Science Award goes to Prof. André Bardow, RWTH Aachen University / Research medals go to four Covestro scientists / Eight new Science Fellows introduced]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ HELLA and Covestro present new designs for vehicle lighting]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/HELLA-and-Covestro-present-new-designs-for-vehicle-lighting http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/HELLA-and-Covestro-present-new-designs-for-vehicle-lighting Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/59EAF890EAB5F116C125804F003B2E78 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/59EAF890EAB5F116C125804F003B2E78 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT At the K 2016 plastics trade fair, Covestro will be unveiling an entirely new concept for designing electric motor vehicles. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/66529A45EF4CAA53C125804F003B5568 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/66529A45EF4CAA53C125804F003B5568 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT Covestro´s visionary car concept includes a seamless front end. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro al K 2016 dal 19 al 26 ottobre a Düsseldorf: Spostare i confini del possibile grazie a sviluppi innovativi ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Spostare-i-confini-del-possibile-grazie-a-sviluppi-innovativi http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Spostare-i-confini-del-possibile-grazie-a-sviluppi-innovativi Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro au salon K 2016 de Düsseldorf du 19 au 26 octobre: Repousser les limites du possible avec des solutions innovantes]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Repousser-les-limites-du-possible-avec-des-solutions-innovantes http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Repousser-les-limites-du-possible-avec-des-solutions-innovantes Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at K 2016 in Düsseldorf from October 19 to 26]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-at-K-2016-in-Duesseldorf-from-October-19-to-26 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-at-K-2016-in-Duesseldorf-from-October-19-to-26 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at K 2016 in Düsseldorf from October 19 to 26: Pushing the boundaries of possibility with innovative developments]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-the-boundaries-of-possibility-with-innovative-developments http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-the-boundaries-of-possibility-with-innovative-developments Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ La mayor feria de plásticos del mundo tiene lugar del 19 al 26 de octubre en Düsseldorf: Desafiando los límites con desarrollos innovadores]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desafiando-los-lmites-con-desarrollos-innovadores http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desafiando-los-lmites-con-desarrollos-innovadores Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Press photos]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Press-photos http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Press-photos Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/8CA115D2F942FA90C12580510054480D http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/8CA115D2F942FA90C12580510054480D Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT The wrap-around glazing made of transparent polycarbonate provides for better all-around visibility. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/E01BB0A116288686C125805300402F65 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/E01BB0A116288686C125805300402F65 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/F54C746689D44250C125805300401155 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/F54C746689D44250C125805300401155 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/1BF97D114E45E679C1258053003FF158 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/1BF97D114E45E679C1258053003FF158 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/44501AAAF8EC1DB5C1258053003FD293 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/44501AAAF8EC1DB5C1258053003FD293 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/C4AAB6228398334FC1258053003F3B55 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/C4AAB6228398334FC1258053003F3B55 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B55A138961C80BBBC1258053003F1DB3 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B55A138961C80BBBC1258053003F1DB3 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/0D53A88DE57A67FFC1258053003EE237 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/0D53A88DE57A67FFC1258053003EE237 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/F7B600E1B03B77EEC125805100547EEE http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/F7B600E1B03B77EEC125805100547EEE Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/09C16237F3E097F1C125805100554C6E http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/09C16237F3E097F1C125805100554C6E Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/5F15EFEA9758457CC12580510055702A http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/5F15EFEA9758457CC12580510055702A Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/22F83D479275EC7CC125805100558C8D http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/22F83D479275EC7CC125805100558C8D Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/9996529FACA528D8C12580510055A6C4 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/9996529FACA528D8C12580510055A6C4 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/04F2E709649A3491C12580510055C1F2 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/04F2E709649A3491C12580510055C1F2 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/769D260AA076E007C125804F003AA59B http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/769D260AA076E007C125804F003AA59B Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ K 2016: Covestro exhibits automotive interior component fabricated by physical foam molding: Cost-efficient production of lightweight decorative components]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Cost-efficient-production-of-lightweight-decorative-components http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Cost-efficient-production-of-lightweight-decorative-components Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT Covestro has developed an integrated polycarbonate-based material and process concept suitable for a cost-effective production of lightweight decorative components for the automotive interior. The concept is based on polycarbonate and enables customized design and styling elements. An example is this glove box cover made from the polycarbonate ABS blend Bayblend®. Its surface shows high-gloss and structured areas. High surface quality thanks to dynamic temperature control]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro demonstrates the potential of plastics made from CO2 at K 2016: Looking to a future of wider carbon dioxide use]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Looking-to-a-future-of-wider-carbon-dioxide-use http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Looking-to-a-future-of-wider-carbon-dioxide-use Fri, 14 Oct 2016 10:00:00 GMT CO2 serves as an alternative raw material; replacing increasingly scarce petroleum in the production of plastics. CO2-based flexible foam to launch soon / Climate gas now also in elastomers, e.g. for automotive applications / Use in insulating boards also conceivable]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany