Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com Wed, 18 Jul 2018 19:49:40 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[ Sustainable, waterproof and breathable solution: New from INSQIN®: a textile coating solution that offers outstanding performance and comfort]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-from-INSQIN-a-textile-coating-solution-that-offers-outstanding-performance-and-comfort http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-from-INSQIN-a-textile-coating-solution-that-offers-outstanding-performance-and-comfort Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:00:00 GMT Under its INSQIN® brand, Covestro launches a new coating solution that enables a waterproof and breathable coating of textiles using waterborne technology. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Capacity expansion at four locations : Covestro strengthens its global film production]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-strengthens-its-global-film-production http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-strengthens-its-global-film-production Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:00:00 GMT Covestro intends to expand its global production capacities for special films, to meet the growing demand in all regions. Total investment of more than 100 million euros / Over 100 new jobs planned / Innovative applications in various industries / In focus: multilayer flat films]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro receives Alain Clause Award for environmentally compatible UV dispersion: Award for more efficient coating ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Award-for-more-efficient-coating http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Award-for-more-efficient-coating Wed, 11 Jul 2018 14:00:00 GMT At ETCC Congress in Amsterdam, Dr. Eva Tejada and a team of experts from Covestro were honored with the Alain Clause Award for the best lecture on ecological and environmentally compatible developments. Faster production, reduced use of energy and resources]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Plug and Play partnership set up : Covestro collaborates with start-ups to foster innovation]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-collaborates-with-start-ups-to-foster-innovation http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-collaborates-with-start-ups-to-foster-innovation Tue, 10 Jul 2018 12:00:00 GMT Covestro and Plug and Play are lookings for start-ups to shape the future of chemistry New Materials platform offers access to international founders / Future of chemicals and data solutions in scope]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Brunel University student wins Design Innovation in Plastics competition with balcony shelf product]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Brunel-University-student-wins-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition-with-balcony-shelf-product http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Brunel-University-student-wins-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition-with-balcony-shelf-product Mon, 09 Jul 2018 15:10:00 GMT Product Design student, Alex Roquero, impressed the competition judges with his ‘Hook’, a portable shelf which is integrated with a flowerbox, and fits to any kind of railing. Judges hooked by versatility of design]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Council of the EU visits RWTH/Covestro Catalytic Center in Aachen: EU and Industry Counting on Sustainable Chemistry]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/EU-and-Industry-Counting-on-Sustainable-Chemistry http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/EU-and-Industry-Counting-on-Sustainable-Chemistry Fri, 29 Jun 2018 11:00:00 GMT Using cutting-edge research to make chemistry more sustainable: a delegation of the Council of the European Union led by Bulgaria visited the Catalysis Research Center CAT of RWTH Aachen University and Covestro. Cutting-edge research needs a more innovation-friendly environment / Further research into the use of CO2 as a resource required]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Stand roofing of Moscow's Luzhniki Arena uses polycarbonate multiwall sheets: The football world as the guest in Europe's third largest stadium]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-football-world-as-the-guest-in-Europes-third-largest-stadium http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-football-world-as-the-guest-in-Europes-third-largest-stadium Fri, 29 Jun 2018 10:00:00 GMT The stand roofing of Moskow´s renovated Luzhniki Stadium consists of transparent, robust and lightweight Makrolon® polycarbonate sheets from Covestro. They can be easily processed and protect spectators attending the World Soccer Championship against wind and weather. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Raw Materials Summit 2018 shows potential of non-fossil resources : Chemistry sees alternatives to oil]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Chemistry-sees-alternatives-to-oil http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Chemistry-sees-alternatives-to-oil Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:40:00 GMT The Raw Materials Summit 2018 brought representatives of science, politics, established companies and start-ups on a stage. Use of plants and CO2 is gaining importance / International start-ups named “Resource Innovators 2018”]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Five start-ups honored at Berlin Raw Materials Summit: “Resource Innovators 2018” awarded]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Resource-Innovators-2018-awarded http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Resource-Innovators-2018-awarded Tue, 26 Jun 2018 15:40:00 GMT The winner of the Resource Innovator Award 2018 is Sophia Hamblin Wang, COO of the Australian company Mineral Carbonation International. Dr. Markus Steilemann, CEO of Covestro, presents the winner's premium. Business ideas for alternative raw materials in the chemical industry / Signal for more cooperation with founders]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ CSO Richard Northcote has passed away]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/CSO-Richard-Northcote-has-passed-away http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/CSO-Richard-Northcote-has-passed-away Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Sustainable chlorine process reduces energy consumption by 25 percent : That vital volt less]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/That-vital-volt-less http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/That-vital-volt-less Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00:00 GMT Two Covestro employees inspect a demonstration plant during a planned downtime in Leverkusen: Exactly here, the oxygen-depolarized cathode (ODC) technology has been developed and improved for many years. Covestro builds first large plant based on oxygen-depolarized cathode technology]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ adidas “Telstar 18” is the most advanced World Cup Match Ball to date : Advanced polyurethane materials for perfect flight]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Advanced-polyurethane-materials-for-perfect-flight http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Advanced-polyurethane-materials-for-perfect-flight Thu, 14 Jun 2018 13:00:00 GMT 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Official Game Ball: adidas presents Telstar 18. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro and UN Environment: Regional finalists chosen in 2018 Young Champions of the Earth competition]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-in-2018-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-competition http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-in-2018-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-competition Tue, 12 Jun 2018 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Comprehensive program sets new standards: Covestro to digitalize operations continuously]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-digitalize-operations-continuously http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-digitalize-operations-continuously Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:00:00 GMT Covestro employees Rafael Raschka (left) and Heinz-Wilhelm Tiegelkamp carry out maintenance work using mobile data at the production site in Krefeld-Uerdingen. Engineering, operations, manufacturing more efficient and safe / Next step of digitalizing operations on a global scale / Digital solutions simplify work ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Handover of keys for new classroom to Burscheid Elementary School: School expansion in just a few weeks]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/School-expansion-in-just-a-few-weeks http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/School-expansion-in-just-a-few-weeks Mon, 04 Jun 2018 15:00:00 GMT Addition in just six weeks: Sonja Tippel, Ulrike Hanke and Stefan Caplan receive the house key from Renaud Sassi and Pejman Norastehfar. Successful pilot project by the city administration, Covestro and Logelis]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro awarded in Germany-wide ideas competition: Innovation prize for plastics from plants]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovation-prize-for-plastics-from-plants http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovation-prize-for-plastics-from-plants Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:00:00 GMT Plastic from plants: An interdisciplinary team led by Covestro researcher Dr. Gernot Jäger (center) has developed a highly sustainable new production process for the chemical aniline, which is used in foam insulation boards. For this achievement, the company has now been awarded an innovation prize by the German government and industry. Research breakthrough in sustainable chemical production / Awarded on the initiative of the German government and industry]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Six Students present their products at finals of 2018 Design Innovation in Plastics competition]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Six-Students-present-their-products-at-finals-of-2018-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Six-Students-present-their-products-at-finals-of-2018-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition Fri, 01 Jun 2018 11:00:00 GMT Left to right, Back row: William Oughton, Fatima Abedi Manji, Lewis Brown
Front: Alex Roquero, Olivia Alexander and Zeina Mofti ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro Elastomers UTECH Europe 2018 preview: Desmodur® MTX6076/MT99xx: the innovative advantageous solution]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desmodur-MTX6076-MT99xx-the-innovative-MOCA-free-solution http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desmodur-MTX6076-MT99xx-the-innovative-MOCA-free-solution Mon, 28 May 2018 17:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro Elastomers UTECH Europe 2018 preview: Desmodur® MDQ75164 System: the ultimate solution for mining applications]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desmodur-MDQ75164-System-the-ultimate-solution-for-mining-applications http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desmodur-MDQ75164-System-the-ultimate-solution-for-mining-applications Mon, 28 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro Elastomers UTECH Europe 2018 preview: Baulé® Easy Services: optimizing productivity and quality with Covestro machines]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Baul-Easy-Services-optimizing-productivity-and-quality-with-Covestro-machines http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Baul-Easy-Services-optimizing-productivity-and-quality-with-Covestro-machines Mon, 28 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro Elastomers UTECH Europe 2018 preview: Baulé® Machines: scalable equipment at its best]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Baul-Machines-scalable-equipment-at-its-best http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Baul-Machines-scalable-equipment-at-its-best Mon, 28 May 2018 16:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Conserving fossil resources, closing the carbon cycle: Covestro – a pioneer in alternative raw materials]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-a-pioneer-in-alternative-raw-materials http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-a-pioneer-in-alternative-raw-materials Mon, 28 May 2018 10:00:00 GMT Covestro and partners have developed a unique technology for obtaining the key chemical product aniline from plant raw materials. Aniline is used, among other things, as a component in the production of MDI, an important starting material for polyurethane rigid foam for thermal insulation. Presentation at the UTECH Europe 2018 conference]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro: New corporate program for digitization: Digital developments for the PU industry]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Digital-developments-for-the-PU-industry http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Digital-developments-for-the-PU-industry Fri, 25 May 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the UTECH Europe 2018 trade fair in Maastricht: Innovation for sustainable growth]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovation-for-sustainable-growth http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovation-for-sustainable-growth Fri, 27 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Group sales and EBITDA up significantly in the first quarter: Covestro well on track]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AY77QP-Covestro-well-on-track http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AY77QP-Covestro-well-on-track Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT Covestro well on track Group sales grew by 5.4% to EUR 3.8 billion / Core volumes stable at a high level / EBITDA up around a quarter to nearly EUR 1.1 billion / Net income rose by 37.6% to EUR 644 million / Free operating cash flow increased by 72.5% / On track for fiscal 2018: guidance confirmed]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Six finalists announced for 2018 Design Innovation in Plastics competition]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Six-finalists-announced-for-2018-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Six-finalists-announced-for-2018-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:00:00 GMT Robin Kent (Tangram Technology) and Mike Stuart (design engineer, formerly Covestro), scrutinise entries during judging day. Students branch out with innovative designs for gardening]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the EWMA 2018 Congress in Krakow: Concepts for a modern wound care]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Concepts-for-a-modern-wound-care http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Concepts-for-a-modern-wound-care Wed, 25 Apr 2018 15:15:00 GMT At the EWMA 2018 Congress, Congress will showcase the new Baymedix® FD103 aqueous polyurethane dispersion, among other items. Thermoformable foams for wound management made from it quickly pass on fluids without swelling. A possible application is portable plasters, which are likely to play an important role in the future, in the form of wearable patch devices. Non-swelling foam allows fast fluid transport ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Regional application center to open up market potential of advanced materials: Covestro joins Composite Application Center in Singapore]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-joins-Composite-Application-Center-in-Singapore http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-joins-Composite-Application-Center-in-Singapore Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Partnering with customers to accelerate industry upgrade: Covestro showcases materials at Chinaplas 2018]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-showcases-materials-at-Chinaplas-2018 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-showcases-materials-at-Chinaplas-2018 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:15:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Fostering online business in Asia : Covestro launches flagship store on Alibaba]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-flagship-store-on-Alibaba http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-flagship-store-on-Alibaba Mon, 23 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT Launching the Covestro flagship store on Alibaba’s B2B online platform: A team of Alibaba and Covestro presses the release button. Further step in digitalization strategy / Offering products for small and medium-sized business customers / Listen and learn to adapt to customer’s needs]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Stylish design paired with functionality, robustness and low weight: Every biker would love to live out of this suitcase]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Every-biker-would-love-to-live-out-of-this-suitcase http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Every-biker-would-love-to-live-out-of-this-suitcase Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT The new motorcycle season is beginning, and the new XCEED side bags from Hepco&Becker provide ample space for luggage. Thanks to the new Makroblend® UT6007 polycarbonate blend from Covestro, the luggage systems are not only elegant, but also very robust.

Covestro plastic proves itself with great low-temperature impact strength, chemical resistance and surface quality]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting in Bonn: Covestro significantly raises dividend]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-significantly-raises-dividend http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-significantly-raises-dividend Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:05:00 GMT Annual General Meeting in Bonn: Covestro significantly raises dividend. From the left: The future CEO Dr. Markus Steilemann, CEO Patrick Thomas and Dr. Richard Pott (left), Chair of the Supervisory Board. Patrick Thomas hands over CEO position to Dr. Markus Steilemann on June 1]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2018]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2018 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2018 Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:05:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ HDTV Footage from global sites, production, materials and highlight stories of Covestro]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/dsydfsdfsa http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/dsydfsdfsa Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT HDTV Footage from global sites, production, materials and highlight stories of Covestro: New generation continuous fiber composites, CO<sub style=2 as a raw material, World Solar Challenge, Solar Impulse, Wind rotor blade from polyurethane, K fair in Düsseldorf and the concept car."/> New generation continuous fiber composites, CO2 as a raw material, World Solar Challenge, Solar Impulse, Wind rotor blade from polyurethane, K fair in Düsseldorf and the concept car.]]> 2 as a raw material, World Solar Challenge, Solar Impulse, Wind rotor blade from polyurethane, K fair in Düsseldorf and the concept car.]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting: Address by Patrick Thomas]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AXSBB4-Address-by-Patrick-Thomas http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AXSBB4-Address-by-Patrick-Thomas Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT Chairman of the Board of Management]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Recording: Opening of the Annual General Meeting by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board Dr. Richard Pott and speech by the Chairman of the Board of Management Patrick Thomas]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-General-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-General-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board Fri, 13 Apr 2018 09:28:43 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Announced change at the top management of Covestro brought forward: Patrick Thomas to hand over CEO position to Dr. Markus Steilemann on June 1, 2018]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Patrick-Thomas-to-hand-over-CEO-position-to-Dr-Markus-Steilemann-on-June-1-2018 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Patrick-Thomas-to-hand-over-CEO-position-to-Dr-Markus-Steilemann-on-June-1-2018 Fri, 13 Apr 2018 09:00:00 GMT Dr. Markus Steilemann (left) and  Patrick Thomas (right) Patrick Thomas retires on May 31, 2018, by mutual agreement / Supervisory Board thanks Patrick Thomas for a highly successful transformational development in his leadership decade / Dr. Thomas Toepfer in office as CFO since April 1, 2018]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/3B49FD92080DC877C12581100067A843 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/3B49FD92080DC877C12581100067A843 Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT HDTV Footage from global sites, production, materials and highlight stories of Covestro: New generation continuous fiber composites, CO<sub style=2 as a raw material, World Solar Challenge, Solar Impulse, Wind rotor blade from polyurethane, K fair in Düsseldorf and the concept car."/> ]]> 2 as a raw material, World Solar Challenge, Solar Impulse, Wind rotor blade from polyurethane, K fair in Düsseldorf and the concept car.]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Bayer Pearl Polyurethane Systems LLC at the 8th Annual Fire Safety Forum in Dubai: High performance polyurethane systems from Covestro ensure energy-efficient and safe buildings]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-performance-polyurethane-systems-from-Covestro-ensure-energy-efficient-and-safe-buildings http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-performance-polyurethane-systems-from-Covestro-ensure-energy-efficient-and-safe-buildings Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the in-cosmetics global trade fair from April 17 to 19 in Amsterdam: Sustainable polyurethane film formers for cosmetic formulations]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-polyurethane-film-formers-for-cosmetic-formulations http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-polyurethane-film-formers-for-cosmetic-formulations Thu, 05 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT Covestro will announce the new Baycusan® eco line of biobased polyurethane film formers at the in-cosmetics global trade fair from April 17-19, 2018, in Amsterdam. The products are equally suitable for hair care, skin and sun care and color cosmetics formulations. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ A versatile plastic for glasses]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/A-versatile-plastic-for-glasses http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/A-versatile-plastic-for-glasses Wed, 04 Apr 2018 10:00:00 GMT For its corrective and sunglass lenses, Chinese OEM Jiangsu Sigo Optical uses optical polycarbonates from Covestro since they offer improved optical purity and production yield, compared to other materials. Lens manufacturer Jiangsu Sigo Optical relies on polycarbonate from Covestro]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ New lightweight material conquers the living room: Designer-look air conditioning systems]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Designer-look-air-conditioning-systems http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Designer-look-air-conditioning-systems Wed, 28 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMT Haier has launched a state-of-the-art air conditioner under its Casarte brand, which utilizes novel continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTPs) from Covestro. They are lightweight, yet very strong and offer very much design freedom. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Continued optimization of asset base: : Covestro sells its sheets outlet in the USA]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-sells-its-sheets-outlet-in-the-USA http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-sells-its-sheets-outlet-in-the-USA Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the Light + Building trade fair in Frankfurt am Main: Polycarbonate sheets "shape" the path of light]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Polycarbonate-sheets-shape-the-path-of-light http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Polycarbonate-sheets-shape-the-path-of-light Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMT The diffusing sheet, the Makrolon® DX Sky, has wide light scattering and is thus perfect for industrial lighting applications, for example. Solid sheets scatter light wide, selectively and glare-free]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the Light + Building lighting trade fair from 18 to 23 March in Frankfurt: Plastic solutions for LED lighting technology]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Plastic-solutions-for-LED-lighting-technology http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Plastic-solutions-for-LED-lighting-technology Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro thermoplastic composites mark entry into consumer appliances industry: Premium material for designer appliances]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Premium-material-for-designer-appliances http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Premium-material-for-designer-appliances Mon, 12 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMT Haier has launched a state-of-the-art air conditioner under its Casarte brand, which utilizes novel continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTPs) from Covestro. They are lightweight, yet very strong and offer very much design freedom. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Markt Bibart: Production start for the lightweight construction material of the future]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Markt-Bibart-Production-start-for-the-lightweight-construction-material-of-the-future http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Markt-Bibart-Production-start-for-the-lightweight-construction-material-of-the-future Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:01:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/BA7676743EB80188C12582490042738A http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/BA7676743EB80188C12582490042738A Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT For many product designers, the new continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) from Covestro turns out as an ideal structural material. With its high impact resistance, high-quality feel and stylish surface it opens up entirely new possibilities – including the design of suitcases. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/9138D95F72B21624C125824900443223 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/9138D95F72B21624C125824900443223 Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT A new continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) from Covestro is pushing boundaries. It can easily be manufactured in large quantities and is not brittle – unlike conventional synthetic resin composites. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/C249E0EF54ED2F03C1258249004450F5 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/C249E0EF54ED2F03C1258249004450F5 Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT Lightweight and very thin laptop covers with novel optical surface effects are a potential application for CFRTPs. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/0ABBC0501A151030C125824900447A54 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/0ABBC0501A151030C125824900447A54 Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT Films and sheets made from continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) can be combined in a very variable way, giving designers completely new creative freedom. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ From ideas to prototypes – how suitcases can be even lighter and stronger: The perfect travel companion]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-perfect-travel-companion http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-perfect-travel-companion Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT For many product designers, the new continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) from Covestro turns out as an ideal structural material. With its high impact resistance, high-quality feel and stylish surface it opens up entirely new possibilities – including the design of suitcases. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ CFRTP composites by Covestro bring a breath of fresh air to furniture making: Making the design world resonate]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Making-the-design-world-resonate http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Making-the-design-world-resonate Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ From Markt Bibart to the whole world: innovative strong and aesthetic lightweight materials: Covestro starts commercial production of composites]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-starts-commercial-production-of-composites http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-starts-commercial-production-of-composites Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT Films and sheets made from continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) can be combined in a very variable way, giving designers completely new creative freedom. Double-digit million sum invested / 50 employees at the site / Significant market potential / Broad range of applications and sectors]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Picture Material]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Picture-Material http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Picture-Material Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ CFRTP composites from Covestro make mountain bikes safer : Going through hell to get to heaven]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Going-through-hell-to-get-to-heaven http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Going-through-hell-to-get-to-heaven Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT A new continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) from Covestro is pushing boundaries. It can easily be manufactured in large quantities and is not brittle – unlike conventional synthetic resin composites. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Fast entry to the most important German equity index: Covestro to become a DAX member]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-become-a-DAX-member http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-become-a-DAX-member Tue, 06 Mar 2018 08:55:00 GMT Covestro’s CEO Patrick Thomas during the debut on the stock market at Deutsche Boerse in Frankfurt in October 2015  Inclusion effective as of March 19, 2018 / Significant increase in free float and market capitalization since IPO]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Composites for economical lightweight construction]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Composites-for-economical-lightweight-construction http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Composites-for-economical-lightweight-construction Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Second round of Young Champions of the Earth: In search of fresh ideas about environment]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/In-search-of-fresh-ideas-about-environment http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/In-search-of-fresh-ideas-about-environment Mon, 05 Mar 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Start-Up Challenge encourages entrepreneurial thinking at Covestro: Employees become founders]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Employees-become-founders http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Employees-become-founders Tue, 27 Feb 2018 11:00:00 GMT The winning team Axel Schmidt, Holger Mundstock, Anna-Leona Breidbach and Marc Schreiber convinced the Board Management Dr. Markus Steilemann (m.), Dr. Klaus Schäfer (3.f.r.) und Patrick Thomas (r.) in the final of the so-called Start-Up Challenge of their project. Winner of internal company competition selected / Up to one million euros for the establishment of an internal start-up / Best business idea selected from 600 applications]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Financial News Conference: Address by Patrick Thomas and Dr. Markus Steilemann]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Patrick-Thomas-and-Dr-Markus-Steilemann http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Patrick-Thomas-and-Dr-Markus-Steilemann Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Innovation and sustainability as growth drivers: Covestro continues its profitable growth path with a record year]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-its-profitable-growth-path-with-a-record-year http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-its-profitable-growth-path-with-a-record-year Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT Record year for Covestro Group sales grew 18.8% to EUR 14.1 billion / EBITDA increased 70.6% to EUR 3.4 billion / Net income more than doubled to EUR 2.0 billion / Record in free operating cash flow - EUR 5.0 billion now until 2019 / Dividend proposal: EUR 2.20 per share / Positive forecast for 2018]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro AG Financial News Conference: Full Year 2017 Results]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/2018-APC http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/2018-APC Tue, 20 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Premiere at Simac: ATOM Lab to present fully-automated shoe manufacturing: Bonding soles via digital printing]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Bonding-soles-via-digital-printing http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Bonding-soles-via-digital-printing Mon, 19 Feb 2018 11:00:00 GMT Covestro´s digital print experts Dr. Jörg Tillack (right) and Lukas Breuers examine a shoe sole with an adhesive printed on it. In the background you can see a printer for fused filament fabrication (FFF). Covestro provides technology and material solution with polyurethane]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the VDI Congress "Plastics in Automotive Engineering" in Mannheim: Concepts for e-mobility and autonomous driving]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Concepts-for-e-mobility-and-autonomous-driving http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Concepts-for-e-mobility-and-autonomous-driving Fri, 09 Feb 2018 10:00:00 GMT Seamless integration of LiDAR sensors in a polycarbonate front structure Functional material solutions based on polycarbonate]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Focus on chemical-resistant and flame-retardant polycarbonates: Material partner of the medical equipment industry]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Material-partner-of-the-medical-equipment-industry http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Material-partner-of-the-medical-equipment-industry Thu, 08 Feb 2018 10:00:00 GMT For the housing of the motor module of its Cellfina® system, Merz Pharma uses the flame-retardant Makroblend® M4000 FR PC+PBT polycarbonate blend from Covestro. Merz Pharma uses Covestro polycarbonate for its Cellfina® system]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro supports partners in medical technology: New polycarbonate for safe administration of life-saving drugs to patients]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-polycarbonate-for-safe-administration-of-life-saving-drugs-to-patients http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-polycarbonate-for-safe-administration-of-life-saving-drugs-to-patients Wed, 07 Feb 2018 10:00:00 GMT Makrolon® Rx3440 polycarbonate from Covestro LLC demonstrates superior durability, oncology drug resistance, usability in IV connections and ongoing innovation in healthcare. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the "Folien+Fahrzeug" conference on February 6 and 7, 2018: The car cockpit becomes individual and functional]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-car-cockpit-becomes-individual-and-functional http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-car-cockpit-becomes-individual-and-functional Thu, 01 Feb 2018 10:00:00 GMT The number of displays and touchscreens in car interiors will increase drastically due to the progressing digitization and networking as well as the trend towards autonomous driving. The display surface is becoming an increasingly important field of application for polycarbonate films from Covestro. The films provide a high-contrast image and clearly legible information – even in adverse lighting conditions. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Positive impact on group tax rate: Covestro expects positive effect from recently enacted U.S. tax reform]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-expects-positive-effect-from-recently-enacted-US-tax-reform http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-expects-positive-effect-from-recently-enacted-US-tax-reform Mon, 15 Jan 2018 18:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Continuity at the Covestro Board of Management: Covestro renewed contract with Board of Management member Dr. Klaus Schäfer ]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-renewed-contract-with-Board-of-Management-member-Dr-Klaus-Schaefer http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-renewed-contract-with-Board-of-Management-member-Dr-Klaus-Schaefer Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:00:00 GMT Dr. Klaus Schäfer ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Commitment to MDI market: Covestro continues production at Tarragona site]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-production-at-Tarragona-site http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-production-at-Tarragona-site Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:30:00 GMT Covestro, Tarragona Investment of around EUR 200 million / Debottlenecking to increase MDI capacity to 220,000 metric tons / Own chlorine production to be established]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ New standards in industrial hygiene : Covestro introduces coating and adhesive raw materials with significantly lower monomer content]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-introduces-coating-and-adhesive-raw-materials-with-significantly-lower-monomer-content http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-introduces-coating-and-adhesive-raw-materials-with-significantly-lower-monomer-content Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ UN honors global competition winners for ideas on protecting the environment : Inaugural Young Champions of the Earth celebrated]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-celebrated http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-celebrated Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 GMT The winners of UNEP program „Young Champions of the Earth“ are addressed by Richard Northcote (l.), Chief Sustainability Officer von Covestro, and Ellie Goulding (2. f.l.), singer and Global Goodwill Ambassador by UN Environment. Covestro supports talents in implementing innovative projects]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro celebrates an anniversary: 50 years of chlorine production in Dormagen]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/50-years-of-chlorine-production-in-Dormagen http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/50-years-of-chlorine-production-in-Dormagen Mon, 04 Dec 2017 14:00:00 GMT Applauding five decades of chlorine production: Covestro employees, customers and partners celebrate together with NRW site manager Dr. Klaus Jaeger, plant manager Dr. Johann Rechner and Board member Dr. Klaus Schäfer (left to right) at the anniversary celebration. Continuous optimization to make production safer and more environmentally friendly]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro strengthens its Board of Management: Dr. Thomas Toepfer to be new Chief Financial Officer of Covestro]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Dr-Thomas-Toepfer-to-be-new-Chief-Financial-Officer-of-Covestro http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Dr-Thomas-Toepfer-to-be-new-Chief-Financial-Officer-of-Covestro Mon, 27 Nov 2017 16:45:00 GMT Dr. Thomas Toepfer ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at TRUSTECH trade show, November 28 to 30, 2017: Innovative film solutions for forgery-proof ID cards]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-film-solutions-for-forgery-proof-ID-cards http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-film-solutions-for-forgery-proof-ID-cards Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT Covestro´s presence at this year´s TRUSTECH trade fair is much focused on the use of polycarbonate and thermoplastic polyurethane films in security cards and identity documents. New concept for the efficient production of passports]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro, KraussMaffei and IKV win 2017 FSK Innovation Award for polyurethanes : Major advancement in pultrusion]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Major-advancement-in-pultrusion http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Major-advancement-in-pultrusion Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT Wolfgang Hinz from KraussMaffei (left) and Benedikt Kilian from Covestro (second from left) are proud winners of the 2017 FSK Innovation Award for polyurethanes. FSK´s CEO Albrecht Manderscheid (CANNON Germany) and Dr. Alexander Strietholt (Dow Germany), former spokesperson of the polyurethanes expert group at FSK, share their pleasure. Tremendous potential for the efficient mass production of composite sections]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ A versatile class of plastics celebrates its anniversary: 80 years of polyurethane]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/80-years-of-polyurethane http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/80-years-of-polyurethane Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro presents new product range at Compamed 2017: Matte films for medical equipment]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Matte-films-for-medical-equipment http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Matte-films-for-medical-equipment Thu, 09 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT At Compamed tradeshow, Covestro is exhibiting the first blown Platilon® films with a very high matte level, which was previously only obtainable with cast films. They are well suited for wearable health patches, which have to remain on the skin of patients for extended periods. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Investments in sustainable coating and adhesive raw materials : Covestro expands global capacity for polyurethane dispersions]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-expands-global-capacity-for-polyurethane-dispersions http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-expands-global-capacity-for-polyurethane-dispersions Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro funds best employee start-up team: Great interest in million-euro idea]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Great-interest-in-million-euro-idea http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Great-interest-in-million-euro-idea Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:00:00 GMT Great interest in Covestro Start-up Challenge Some 600 business ideas submitted from company / Six teams reach final round / Start-up funding and one year out for winning team]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro supports Chinese partner´s globalization: Covestro and Haier sign global strategic cooperation agreement]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-Haier-sign-global-strategic-cooperation-agreement http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-Haier-sign-global-strategic-cooperation-agreement Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMT Wu Yong, General Manager China Refrigeration Industry of Haier Group (left), and Daniel Meyer, Global Head of the Polyurethanes Segment at Covestro, are looking forward to their future global cooperation. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ New view of CO2 in run-up to Climate Change Summit in Bonn : From waste gas to raw material]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/From-waste-gas-to-raw-material http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/From-waste-gas-to-raw-material Fri, 27 Oct 2017 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Backlit advertising and signs made from Covestro solid sheets: Light advertising skillfully staged]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Light-advertising-skillfully-staged http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Light-advertising-skillfully-staged Wed, 25 Oct 2017 10:15:00 GMT In the case of backlighting using LEDs, the light is transmitted unchanged through the translucent solid sheet to ensure a homogeneous light distribution, even with slim applications. Polycarbonate is durable, low-maintenance and virtually unbreakable]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Focusing on specific customer benefit : Covestro fosters digital transformation]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-fosters-digital-transformation http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-fosters-digital-transformation Tue, 24 Oct 2017 13:20:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Strongest quarter in company’s history: Covestro raises the bar and announces share buyback]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-the-bar-and-announces-share-buyback http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-the-bar-and-announces-share-buyback Tue, 24 Oct 2017 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Strong signal from the workforce: Covestro wins the German Chemistry Award 2017]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-wins-the-German-Chemistry-Award-2017 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-wins-the-German-Chemistry-Award-2017 Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:15:00 GMT Covestro Board member and Labor Director Dr. Klaus Schäfer speaks at VAA Deutscher Chemie Preis Company honored for exemplary and sustainable HR performance / Award decision based on a survey of managers / Prize serves as an expression of employees’ faith in the company / Covestro honored for the second time by the VAA ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Chemical industry will use waste gas from steel factories to make plastics: Europeans join forces on CO2]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Europeans-join-forces-on-CO2 http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Europeans-join-forces-on-CO2 Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:45:00 GMT This consortium of 14 partners from seven countries, led by Covestro, is now planning to investigate how flue gas from the steel industry can be used to produce plastics in a particularly efficient and sustainable way. Research project launched with 14 partners from seven countries / EU supports development of a particularly sustainable process]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ CFRTP composites from Covestro stand out in IT applications: Innovative materials for future lightweight construction]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-future-lightweight-construction http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-future-lightweight-construction Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:00:00 GMT Dr. Michael Schmidt, Co-CEO of CFRTP composites at Covestro, took the trophy at the 2017 European Plastics Innovation Awards ceremony in Brussels. Recipient of the European Plastics Innovation Award]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Premiere at solar car race in Australia: First automotive refinish coating with bio-based hardener]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-automotive-refinish-coating-with-bio-based-hardener http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-automotive-refinish-coating-with-bio-based-hardener Fri, 22 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT Covestro wants to use the World Solar Challenge in Australia, the probably toughest solar car race in the world, to test coatings under the harsh climate conditions prevailing along the race´s route. A special focus is on a three-layer polyurethane coating from PPG, and here in particular on the top clearcoat which is most exposed to the climate conditions and which contains the bio-based hardener Desmodur® eco N 7300 from Covestro. Long-term partnership between Covestro and PPG / Same high level of quality as conventional coatings / Tests in extreme climatic conditions]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at Compamed 2017, November 13 to 16: Competent partner for medical technology]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Competent-partner-for-medical-technology http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Competent-partner-for-medical-technology Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:50:00 GMT Wound dressings made from Baymedix® products from Covestro are breathable, exhibit a high absorption capacity and in particular an outstanding retention. Innovative materials solutions, from wound care to wearables]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ First place in global ranking: Covestro named ICIS Company of the Year]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-named-ICIS-Company-of-the-Year http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-named-ICIS-Company-of-the-Year Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Twelve young talents in final round for UN prize: Finalists chosen for Young Champions of the Earth]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Finalists-chosen-for-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Finalists-chosen-for-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Technology Review global ranking: Covestro among the 50 most innovative companies]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-among-the-50-most-innovative-companies http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-among-the-50-most-innovative-companies Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:00:00 GMT Breakthrough in research: Covestro and partners succeeded in producing aniline from plants. Project manager Dr. Gernot Jäger is working with his team to further develop the new process. Highly sustainable new process for aniline production is honored / Plants used in place of crude oil for production of important chemical]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro publishes environmental life-cycle assessment of waterborne polyurethane technology: New data shows INSQIN® reduces the carbon footprint of textile coating by half]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-data-shows-INSQIN-reduces-the-carbon-footprint-of-textile-coating-by-half http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-data-shows-INSQIN-reduces-the-carbon-footprint-of-textile-coating-by-half Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT What if the textile converted completely to waterborne polyurethanes? ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Bio-based resin for stable timber construction materials]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Bio-based-resin-for-stable-timber-construction-materials http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Bio-based-resin-for-stable-timber-construction-materials Mon, 04 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ New segment heads at Covestro]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-segment-heads-at-Covestro http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-segment-heads-at-Covestro Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:30:00 GMT Dr. Markus Steilemann ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the Fakuma 2017 trade show, October 17–21 in Friedrichshafen: Material diversity that you can see and feel]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Material-diversity-that-you-can-see-and-feel http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Material-diversity-that-you-can-see-and-feel Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:30:00 GMT At the Fakuma trade fair, Covestro will present hands-on materials: At the sample bar of its booth no. 4206 in hall B4, the company will give visitors the chance to see and touch hundreds of samples – an ideal way to discover the fascinating characteristics offered by modern plastics. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Sonnenwagen team presents solar-powered electric car in Aachen: Innovative materials for sustainable mobility]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-sustainable-mobility http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-sustainable-mobility Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT Covestro supports student project for World Solar Challenge / Provider of solutions for the automobile industry / Longstanding partnership with RWTH Aachen University]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro and UN Environment stand together for sustainability: Regional finalists chosen for inaugural Young Champions of the Earth prize]]> http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-for-inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-prize http://news.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-for-inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-prize Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT