Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:54:40 GMT Covestro, Germany International relevant pressreleases from Covestro$file/bayer_logo.gif Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases 55 55 en <![CDATA[ Berlin summit calls for increased use of non-fossil resources: 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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 ]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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 ]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 17:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[ 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting in Bonn: 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]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 10:11:24 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2017]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 10:05:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2017: 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]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT Chief Financial Officer of Covestro AG]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> 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]]> 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]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro raises prices for elastomer products]]> Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ 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]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Presentation: Pushing boundaries within industry collaboration]]> Tue, 04 Apr 2017 10:06:55 GMT <![CDATA[ Collaboration of RiFRA Milano, Sirca and Covestro: 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro presents visionary steering wheel cover prototype: 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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™]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[ All targets reached or exceeded: 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]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ 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]]> 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]]> 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 ]]> 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 ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the new TRUSTECH trade show: 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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]]> Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> 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]]> 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]]> Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> 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[ ]]> 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 ]]> 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]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at K 2016 in Düsseldorf 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]]> 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]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Press photos]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ ]]> 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[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> 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]]> 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]]> 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 <![CDATA[ Force majeure on polyurethane raw materials MDI and TDI remains in effect]]> Fri, 14 Oct 2016 09:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[ LED lighting with efficient heat sinks]]> Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro makes new breakthroughs in sustainable textile coatings]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMT The new Impranil® eco range of waterborne, bio-based polyurethane dispersions of Covestro has a renewable content of up to 65 percent. INSQIN® enables wider application scope and reduction in manufacturing costs]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro doubles production capacities for high-tech plastic at Shanghai site : Global number one in polycarbonate resins]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:00:00 GMT At the inauguration of the new Polycarbonates plant in Shanghai (left to right): Yao Weihua, Xu Jianmin and Ma Jing from the local government, Covestro board member for production and technology Dr. Klaus Schaefer, Michelle Jou, Head of the Polycarbonates segment at Covestro and Roland Stegmueller, Head of Covestro’s Caojing site near Shanghai. Inauguration of two new production lines / Responding to growing demand in Asia / Last cornerstone of multi-year investment program]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Accolade for using CO2 as new raw material: Chemical Industry Council honors Covestro]]> Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Independent and successful – and on the stock market as well: Covestro stock shows convincing performance at first listing anniversary ]]> Thu, 06 Oct 2016 12:15:00 GMT Covestro's first year on the stock exchange Share price more than doubled – outperformed benchmark indices / Finances strengthened – investments made in company’s future / Growth course set to continue – forecast for 2016 raised in July]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro explores additional fields of application for carbon dioxide: CO2 on the way to becoming an all-around talent ]]> Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro develops high-tech material for mobile electronic devices: Next-generation composites]]> Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMT When it comes to mobile electronic devices, consumers prefer smart, light, stable and cool looking products. Covestro responds to this trend by developing a new composite technology based on thermoplastic materials and carbon fibers. This enables an efficient manufacture of thin-walled housings and other components. Fast, cost-efficient production / Optimal design freedom / Further potential applications in automotive industry]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany