Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com Sat, 23 Feb 2019 07:51:43 GMT Covestro, Germany International relevant pressreleases from Covestro http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/Files/Header/$file/bayer_logo.gif Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com 55 55 en <![CDATA[ Used in the world’s toughest solar car race: Adhesive endurance test]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Adhesive-endurance-test http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Adhesive-endurance-test Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:00:00 GMT The student team from Aachen uses plastics, composites and metals for the construction of the fast and lightweight Sonnenwagen. The best method for permanently fastening such different materials together is adhesive bonding. Cooperation between Team Sonnenwagen, Covestro and Sika]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the European Coatings Show from March 19-21, 2019: “City of Sustainnovation” ]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/City-of-Sustainnovation http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/City-of-Sustainnovation Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:00:00 GMT Using Pasquick® technology, steel structures and industrial plants can be long-term protected against corrosion. At the European Coatings Show 2019, Covestro introduces the new Desmophen® NH 1423 raw material, which leads to an improved gloss retention of the coatings. Innovative and sustainable developments for different industries ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at JEC World 2019: Composite material solutions from a single source]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Composite-material-solutions-from-a-single-source http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Composite-material-solutions-from-a-single-source Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:30:00 GMT At JEC World 2019 Covestro will present continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP). They can be reinforced with carbon (left) or glass fibers and lend parts made thereof low weight yet high strength. Large portfolio of materials and applications]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Going to greater lengths: Covestro high-flow polycarbonate enables intricate, thin-wall designs in healthcare applications]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-high-flow-polycarbonate-enables-intricate-thin-wall-designs-in-healthcare-applications http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-high-flow-polycarbonate-enables-intricate-thin-wall-designs-in-healthcare-applications Mon, 04 Feb 2019 10:00:00 GMT The spiral flow testing shown in the picture demonstrates the increased flow length that can be achieved using Makrolon® Rx2235 polycarbonate. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro: premiere at Pharmapack 2019 on February 6 and 7 in Paris: Integrated syringe closures made of high-temperature polycarbonate]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Integrated-syringe-closures-made-of-high-temperature-polycarbonate http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Integrated-syringe-closures-made-of-high-temperature-polycarbonate Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT The adapter of Gerresheimer´s Gx syringes for later screwing in the needle and the syringe cap (in the picture top) is made from high-temperature Apec® 1745 plastic from Covestro. It is temperature resistant and can be sterilized using conventional methods. Hot steam sterilizable, impact resistant and dimensionally stable / Simplified manufacturing process using 2-component injection molding technology / Comprehensive customer service for component development]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Third round of Young Champions of the Earth competition : Looking for big ideas for the world’s future]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Looking-for-big-ideas-for-the-worlds-future http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Looking-for-big-ideas-for-the-worlds-future Wed, 30 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Fire, smoke and toxicity (FST)-performing honeycomb cores and panels: Covestro and EconCore join forces in composites development]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-EconCore-join-forces-in-composites-development http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-EconCore-join-forces-in-composites-development Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT EconCore N.V. and Covestro are combining their technologies in order to produce strong and lightweight honeycomb panels with outstanding performance. The products comply with Fire, Smoke, Toxicity (FST) requirements for public transportation applications, including railway and aerospace. Polycarbonate applications in mass transportation]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Thanks to Covestro polycarbonate: Improved organ preservation system ]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Improved-organ-preservation-system http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Improved-organ-preservation-system Mon, 28 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT The OCS™ Heart, OCS™ Lung and OCS™ Liver from TransMedics utilize several grades of Makrolon® polycarbonate from Covestro. Pictured above is the OCS™ Heart. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro is involved in a new Europe-wide research project: Improving the recycling of polyurethane plastics]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Improving-the-recycling-of-polyurethane-plastics http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Improving-the-recycling-of-polyurethane-plastics Fri, 25 Jan 2019 11:00:00 GMT PUReSmart Logo Complete circular product life cycle as target / Funding by the European Union]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Cross-sector research to turn waste gas into valuable plastics: European industry fosters CO2 reutilization]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/European-industry-fosters-CO2-reutilization http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/European-industry-fosters-CO2-reutilization Wed, 23 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT A new video explains the EU funded project Carbon4PUR. Next step in collaboration of industrial and academic partners / Evaluation of industrial-scale testing in southern France]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Digitalization in appliance production: Covestro and Haier plan digitalization joint laboratory]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-Haier-plan-digitalization-joint-laboratory http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-Haier-plan-digitalization-joint-laboratory Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:20:00 GMT Dr. Ulrich Liman, global head of research and development in the Polyurethanes segment at Covestro, and the representative of Haier are looking forward to the set-up of a joint digitalization lab for refrigerator production. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Materials producer is founding member of new global alliance: Covestro supports measures against plastic waste]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-supports-measures-against-plastic-waste http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-supports-measures-against-plastic-waste Wed, 16 Jan 2019 11:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at Cosmetagora: Sustainable formulations for cosmetic products]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-formulations-for-cosmetic-products http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-formulations-for-cosmetic-products Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT In hairstyling formulations, the biobased film former Baycusan® eco E 1000 achieves at least the same good performance levels as synthetic products, but avoids the disadvantages of other natural film formers. Baycusan® eco E 1000: a new biobased film former]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at CES 2019: Customized applications with polycarbonate]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Customized-applications-with-polycarbonate http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Customized-applications-with-polycarbonate Wed, 09 Jan 2019 09:00:00 GMT AT CES 2019 Covestro will present a thermal wellness wearable from Embr Labs which allows people to hack the way they feel temperature. The company uses the Makrolon® 2407 polycarbonate from Covestro for the frosted light guide with LEDs. It is a UV-stabilized grade designed for applications in the electronics, IT and telecommunications industry. Illuminated interface of thermal wellness wearable]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ In-depth cooperation with Technical University Berlin: Covestro supports sustainable research]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-supports-sustainable-research http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-supports-sustainable-research Thu, 20 Dec 2018 12:00:00 GMT Proven partnership: TU Berlin, Covestro and Dechema have organized the Partnership for Chemistry and Industrial Engineering / Focus on exploration of alternative raw materials]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Joint market study to kick-off new business opportunities: Covestro taps into China’s growing start-up scene]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-taps-into-Chinas-growing-start-up-scene http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-taps-into-Chinas-growing-start-up-scene Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:00:00 GMT Business metropolis Shenzhen is known as the „Silicon Valley“ of China. There, Covestro supports founders in choosing the right materials for their product developments. Comprehensive analysis of Chinese founders’ landscape / Innovative materials supplier for consumer start-ups]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ First step of global capacity expansion for films: Covestro breaks ground on new production line in Thailand]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-breaks-ground-on-new-production-line-in-Thailand http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-breaks-ground-on-new-production-line-in-Thailand Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:00:00 GMT Covestro employees support the ground-breaking ceremony for a new films production in Thailand, among them Dr. Thorsten Drier, Global Head of the Films Segment (third from right). ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ GTB Global Trade Berlin and Covestro: Cooperation for high-quality accessories: Robust TPU mobile phone cases]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Robust-TPU-mobile-phone-cases http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Robust-TPU-mobile-phone-cases Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:00:00 GMT GTB Global Trade Berlin has developed innovative design cases for the Apple iPhone products XS, XS Max and XR, which protect the high-quality devices in a unique manner. This is ensured by a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) from Covestro with elastic and rigid components. Joint branding for greater brand recognition]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Buyback program completed around half a year earlier than planned: Covestro concludes share buyback of EUR 1.5 billion]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-concludes-share-buyback-of-EUR-15-billion http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-concludes-share-buyback-of-EUR-15-billion Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:15:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Harnessing solar power for residential and commercial applications: Powerful and safe battery home storage]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Powerful-and-safe-battery-home-storage http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Powerful-and-safe-battery-home-storage Thu, 29 Nov 2018 10:00:00 GMT The BMZ Group's Lithium-ion home storage systems use Bayblend® FR3040 from Covestro to safely position the individual battery cells in a so-called cell holder.  BMZ GmbH relies on polycarbonate blends from Covestro]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Further strengthening of global TPU business: Covestro becomes majority stakeholder in DIC Covestro Polymer joint venture in Japan]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-becomes-majority-stakeholder-in-DIC-Covestro-Polymer-joint-venture-in-Japan http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-becomes-majority-stakeholder-in-DIC-Covestro-Polymer-joint-venture-in-Japan Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT Mr. Kaoru Ino, Representative Director, President and CEO of DIC Corporation (r.) and Dr. Markus Steilemann, CEO of Covestro agreed on another milestone in more than 18 years of strong partnership. Covestro raises stake from 50% to 80% / Partnership with DIC Corporation continues / Acquisition as part of Covestro’s global growth strategy]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Fit with CO2]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Fit-with-CO2 http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Fit-with-CO2 Fri, 23 Nov 2018 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Carbon dioxide for the production of sports floorings: Fit with CO2]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B6SDLX-Fit-with-CO2 http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B6SDLX-Fit-with-CO2 Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:59:00 GMT Daniel Klomp (Sport Group), Dr. Daniel Koch (Covestro) and Robert Haake (sorts club CHTC) at the opening ceremony of the worldwide first hockey sports field made with carbon dioxide (from left to right). Premiere for new product at hockey field in Germany / Innovative process from Covestro preserves resources / Next step in the use of CO2 for plastics]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Presentation: Carbon dioxide as a new raw material – now also in sports]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Carbon-dioxide-as-a-new-raw-material-now-also-in-sports http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Carbon-dioxide-as-a-new-raw-material-now-also-in-sports Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:58:00 GMT ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Video]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Video http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Video Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Photos]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B6SDM8-Photos http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B6SDM8-Photos Fri, 23 Nov 2018 10:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the TRUSTECH trade fair from 27 to 29 November 2018: Film solutions for forgery-proof ID documents]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Film-solutions-for-forgery-proof-ID-documents http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Film-solutions-for-forgery-proof-ID-documents Thu, 22 Nov 2018 11:30:00 GMT At TRUSTECH trade fair, Covestro will present a new and integrated concept for an efficient manufacture of passports. Major features are a new concept for the integration of clear windows based on Makrofol® ID polycarbonate films, and a new generation of thermoplastic polyurethane films for robust passport hinges. All-in-one passport concept for multiple security needs]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Increased efficiency through expansion of computing capacity : Covestro fosters digital research and development]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-fosters-digital-research-and-development http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-fosters-digital-research-and-development Tue, 20 Nov 2018 10:00:00 GMT Data expert Jan Meyer helps to foster digital research and development at Covestro. Digitalization of operative business continues to progress / High-performance computing increases innovative strength / Advantages in terms of sustainability and energy use]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Corporate Culture Award for Innovation goes to Covestro: 16,000 innovators awarded]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/16000-innovators-awarded http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/16000-innovators-awarded Fri, 16 Nov 2018 10:45:00 GMT The Corporate Culture Award 2018, special award for innovation culture, has been received in Frankfurt/ M. by the Covestro innovation team members Dr. Jens Joschek (l.) and Dr. Lorenz Kramer. Outstanding corporate culture honored / Start-up Challenge proves innovative way of working]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Innovative material solutions at the Compamed Medica Trade Fair: From wound care to wearables]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/From-wound-care-to-wearables http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/From-wound-care-to-wearables Fri, 09 Nov 2018 12:00:00 GMT Aqueous polyurethane dispersions of the Baymedix® CD range are an excellent starting material for seamless medical gloves. Such films can be produced e.g. in the dipping process. Covestro shows comfortable and efficient developments]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Third award since 2013: Covestro receives Sustainability Award from Henkel]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-receives-Sustainability-Award-from-Henkel http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-receives-Sustainability-Award-from-Henkel Wed, 07 Nov 2018 11:45:00 GMT The Covestro team around Michael Friede, Head of the Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties segment, is much delighted about being honored again with the Henkel Sustainability Award. Continued commitment to more sustainable adhesive solutions]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Antwerp site part of Covestro’s MDI investment program: Covestro to increase aniline production in Antwerp]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-increase-aniline-production-in-Antwerp http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-increase-aniline-production-in-Antwerp Mon, 29 Oct 2018 15:15:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Full year guidance confirmed: Solid results in an increasingly challenging market environment]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B5V7QT-Solid-results-in-an-increasingly-challenging-market-environment http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/B5V7QT-Solid-results-in-an-increasingly-challenging-market-environment Thu, 25 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT Third quarter of 2018 Group sales up 4.8% to EUR 3.7 billion / Core volumes remain stable / EUR 859 million EBITDA at previous year’s level / Net income totals EUR 496 million, up 1.0% over prior year / Free operating cash flow down 12.2% to EUR 578 million due to increased investments / Cost savings targeted at EUR 350 million per year]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro receives MATERIALICA Design + Technology Award 2018: First biobased coating hardener for lightfast polyurethane coatings]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-biobased-coating-hardener-for-lightfast-polyurethane-coatings http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-biobased-coating-hardener-for-lightfast-polyurethane-coatings Wed, 17 Oct 2018 12:00:00 GMT Covestro experts Hiep Tran (second from right) and Nusret Yuval (second from left) are much pleased about receiving the MATERIALICA Design +Technology Award 2018, in the Pioneer for alternative raw materials]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Turbine installation latest milestone in Covestro’s mission to commercialize polyurethane infusion resin: First wind turbines with polyurethanes from Covestro]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-wind-turbines-with-polyurethanes-from-Covestro http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-wind-turbines-with-polyurethanes-from-Covestro Wed, 17 Oct 2018 08:10:00 GMT Covestro blade in Tieling, China ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Intensified cooperation for the toughest solar race in Australia: Sonnenwagen – the success story goes on]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sonnenwagen-the-success-story-goes-on http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sonnenwagen-the-success-story-goes-on Thu, 11 Oct 2018 11:00:00 GMT After the successful initial participation at the World Solar Challenge in Australia in 2017 as Covestro becomes main sponsor of Sonnenwagen Aachen Team / Innovative materials for electric mobility / Long-term partnership with RWTH Aachen University]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ First thermoplastic polyurethane based on CO2 technology]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-thermoplastic-polyurethane-based-on-CO2-technology http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/First-thermoplastic-polyurethane-based-on-CO2-technology Thu, 11 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Global capacity expansion to strengthen leading position in MDI: Covestro to invest EUR 1.5 billion in new world-scale MDI plant in Baytown, USA]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-invest-EUR-15-billion-in-new-world-scale-MDI-plant-in-Baytown-USA http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-invest-EUR-15-billion-in-new-world-scale-MDI-plant-in-Baytown-USA Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:10:00 GMT Covestro production site in Baytown, USA Highly attractive MDI market with long-term growth prospects / New 500 kilotons MDI plant to satisfy demand and accompany industry growth / NAFTA MDI capacity to reach 740 kilotons per year by end of 2024 / Extending Covestro´s regional and global MDI leadership position]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the 2018 SEPAWA Conference in Berlin: Biobased film former for perfect hairstyling]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Biobased-film-former-for-perfect-hairstyling http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Biobased-film-former-for-perfect-hairstyling Mon, 08 Oct 2018 16:15:00 GMT Covestro has developed a film-forming polyurethane dispersion for hairstyling products with a carbon content based on 58 percent biomass. The film former called Baycusan® E 1000 is the first product of the new eco series and achieves the excellent performance level of synthetic acrylate polymers. Baycusan® eco E 1000 achieves the high level of synthetic products]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ UN honors high engagement of material producer : Covestro announced as Global Compact LEAD]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-announced-as-Global-Compact-LEAD http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-announced-as-Global-Compact-LEAD Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Awards for innovative business ideas on new materials: Covestro promotes entrepreneurship in chemistry]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-promotes-entrepreneurship-in-chemistry http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-promotes-entrepreneurship-in-chemistry Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:00:00 GMT The founders of Bipolymer Systems, Artur Steffen (left) and Martin Huber (m.), win the Future Materials Award of University Innovation Challenge, handed over by Dr. Markus Steilemann, CEO of Covestro. Partner of University Innovation Challenge and Chem Start-up Award / Focus on open innovation with universities and start-ups]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ “Amazing new ideas” on protecting the environment: Young Champions of the Earth 2018 announced]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-2018-announced http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-2018-announced Thu, 13 Sep 2018 11:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at Fakuma 2018: Polycarbonate protects the heart of electric mobility]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Polycarbonate-protects-the-heart-of-electric-mobility http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Polycarbonate-protects-the-heart-of-electric-mobility Wed, 12 Sep 2018 12:00:00 GMT The Alta Pack battery of California-based electric bike specialist Alta Motors is equipped with a jacket made of the extremely impact-resistant PC-PBT blend Makroblend®. Safe integration of battery cells in lithium-ion batteries]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Exceptionally high-performance material developed for industry: New super-plastic with positive eco-balance]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-super-plastic-with-positive-eco-balance http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-super-plastic-with-positive-eco-balance Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:00:00 GMT Research project DreamCompoundConti Covestro and partners develop large-format production process / Can be used in aviation, automotive and medicine]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Easier, Safer and Less Painful Options for Diabetic Treatment : Introducing new solutions for needle-free injection technology]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Introducing-new-solutions-for-needle-free-injection-technology http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Introducing-new-solutions-for-needle-free-injection-technology Tue, 11 Sep 2018 09:00:00 GMT Needle-free injection technology developed by QS Medical Technology Co., Ltd. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Joining forces … and plastics: Advanced laser welding solutions for electric vehicle battery enclosures]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Advanced-laser-welding-solutions-for-electric-vehicle-battery-enclosures http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Advanced-laser-welding-solutions-for-electric-vehicle-battery-enclosures Mon, 10 Sep 2018 17:30:00 GMT Leister Technologies’ laser welding process can be used to join and seal fluid-cooled battery enclosures made of Bayblend® FR3010 PC+ABS blend. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Industrial Construction Day 2018 on September 27 at the Kasino Hotel, Leverkusen: Efficient building insulation with polyurethane]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Efficient-building-insulation-with-polyurethane http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Efficient-building-insulation-with-polyurethane Fri, 07 Sep 2018 10:00:00 GMT Experts Steffen Hoffmann (left) and Stefan Hopf are manufacturing single insulation boards in the Technical Insulation Center of Covestro. Covestro promotes events for sustainable construction]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at Fakuma trade fair and the International Suppliers Fair (IZB): Front module concept in a new design]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Front-module-concept-in-a-new-design http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Front-module-concept-in-a-new-design Thu, 06 Sep 2018 10:00:00 GMT At the Fakuma trade fair in Friedrichshafen and the International Suppliers Fair, Covestro will present an innovative front module concept with individual design and high functional integration. One special variant is the black panel technology, in which a special Makrofol® polycarbonate film with a light source behind it is illuminated. Functional solutions made of polycarbonate in the most confined spaces]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Joint press release of LyondellBasell and Covestro: LyondellBasell and Covestro kick off investment project in Maasvlakte-Rotterdam]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/LyondellBasell-and-Covestro-kick-off-investment-project-in-Maasvlakte-Rotterdam http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/LyondellBasell-and-Covestro-kick-off-investment-project-in-Maasvlakte-Rotterdam Tue, 04 Sep 2018 13:00:00 GMT The official start of the new investment project of LyondellBasell and Covestro was marked by a ceremony. Dr. Klaus Schäfer (Sixth person from the left), Chief Technology of Covestro, was among various stakeholders to kick off the project. Innovative new technology realizes annual reduction of up to 140,000 metric tons CO2 emissions]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Fakuma 2018: Covestro presents demonstrator for 3D printing technology: 3D-printed shock absorber with high degree of functionality]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/3D-printed-shock-absorber-with-high-degree-of-functionality http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/3D-printed-shock-absorber-with-high-degree-of-functionality Thu, 30 Aug 2018 10:00:00 GMT At the Fakuma 2018 trade fair, Covestro will be presenting a complex shock absorber which was manufactured using 3D printing. Complex demonstrator is made of three materials by three processes]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the Fakuma 2018 trade show, October 16–20 in Friedrichshafen: Innovative plastics for future trends]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-plastics-for-future-trends http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovative-plastics-for-future-trends Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:00:00 GMT Lightweight and very thin laptop covers with novel optical surface effects are a potential application for continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP) of the Maezio™ brand. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Greater focus on sustainable product solutions and technologies: MSCI upgrades sustainability rating of Covestro]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/MSCI-upgrades-sustainability-rating-of-Covestro http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/MSCI-upgrades-sustainability-rating-of-Covestro Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Maezio™ ˗ the new brand for strong, light and aesthetic composite materials: Covestro introduces brand name for thermoplastic composites]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-introduces-brand-name-for-thermoplastic-composites http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-introduces-brand-name-for-thermoplastic-composites Mon, 06 Aug 2018 10:00:00 GMT Films and sheets made from Maezio™ continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite (CFRTP) from Covestro can be combined in a very variable way, giving designers completely new creative freedom. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Promotion of two student teams at the Solar Decathlon China competition: Covestro supports sustainable urban development]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-supports-sustainable-urban-development http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-supports-sustainable-urban-development Fri, 03 Aug 2018 09:30:00 GMT The EnergyPLUS Home 4.0 from Tongji University and TU Darmstadt has a modular structure, so that several units can be combined to form an apartment building. Innovative material solutions for energy-efficient solar houses]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ US Polycarbonates sheets business sold to Plaskolite: Covestro completes sale of US sheets business to Plaskolite]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-completes-sale-of-US-sheets-business-to-Plaskolite http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-completes-sale-of-US-sheets-business-to-Plaskolite Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Moody's raises credit rating to Baa1 with stable outlook: Moody's upgrades Covestro]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Moodys-upgrades-Covestro http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Moodys-upgrades-Covestro Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Plans to increase investment for further growth : Covestro raises guidance after a strong second quarter]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-guidance-after-a-strong-second-quarter http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-guidance-after-a-strong-second-quarter Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT Covestro raises guidance after a strong second quarter Group sales improved by 10.4% to EUR 3.9 billion / Core volumes up 4.4% / EBITDA grew by 16.2% to EUR 985 million / Net income rose by 24.8% to EUR 604 million / Free operating cash flow increased by 14.1% to EUR 364 million / Guidance for EBITDA, FOCF and ROCE raised]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Shanghai Tongji University long-term partner: Covestro collaborates with Chinese students]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-collaborates-with-Chinese-students http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-collaborates-with-Chinese-students Mon, 23 Jul 2018 11:00:00 GMT Longterm partners for innovation in material sciences: Students and professors of Tongji University Shanghai visit the headquarter of Covestro in Leverkusen for the first time. Focus on circular economy and sustainable materials / Professors and students visit German company headquarters for the first time]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro at the InnoTrans 2018 trade fair in Berlin: Pushing boundaries with up-to-date train interiors]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-boundaries-with-up-to-date-train-interiors http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Pushing-boundaries-with-up-to-date-train-interiors Fri, 20 Jul 2018 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Sustainable, waterproof and breathable solution: New from INSQIN®: a textile coating solution that offers outstanding performance and comfort]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/New-from-INSQIN-a-textile-coating-solution-that-offers-outstanding-performance-and-comfort http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-strengthens-its-global-film-production http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Award-for-more-efficient-coating http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-collaborates-with-start-ups-to-foster-innovation http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Brunel-University-student-wins-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition-with-balcony-shelf-product http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/EU-and-Industry-Counting-on-Sustainable-Chemistry http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/The-football-world-as-the-guest-in-Europes-third-largest-stadium http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Chemistry-sees-alternatives-to-oil http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Resource-Innovators-2018-awarded http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/CSO-Richard-Northcote-has-passed-away http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/That-vital-volt-less http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Advanced-polyurethane-materials-for-perfect-flight http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-in-2018-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-competition http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-digitalize-operations-continuously http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/School-expansion-in-just-a-few-weeks http://press.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[ Six Students present their products at finals of 2018 Design Innovation in Plastics competition]]> http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Six-Students-present-their-products-at-finals-of-2018-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desmodur-MTX6076-MT99xx-the-innovative-MOCA-free-solution http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Desmodur-MDQ75164-System-the-ultimate-solution-for-mining-applications http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Baul-Easy-Services-optimizing-productivity-and-quality-with-Covestro-machines http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Baul-Machines-scalable-equipment-at-its-best http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-a-pioneer-in-alternative-raw-materials http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Digital-developments-for-the-PU-industry http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Innovation-for-sustainable-growth http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AY77QP-Covestro-well-on-track http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Six-finalists-announced-for-2018-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-competition http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Concepts-for-a-modern-wound-care http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-joins-Composite-Application-Center-in-Singapore http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-showcases-materials-at-Chinaplas-2018 http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-flagship-store-on-Alibaba http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Every-biker-would-love-to-live-out-of-this-suitcase http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-significantly-raises-dividend http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2018 http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/dsydfsdfsa http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/AXSBB4-Address-by-Patrick-Thomas http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-General-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Patrick-Thomas-to-hand-over-CEO-position-to-Dr-Markus-Steilemann-on-June-1-2018 http://press.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[ 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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/High-performance-polyurethane-systems-from-Covestro-ensure-energy-efficient-and-safe-buildings http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-polyurethane-film-formers-for-cosmetic-formulations http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/A-versatile-plastic-for-glasses http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Designer-look-air-conditioning-systems http://press.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://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-sells-its-sheets-outlet-in-the-USA http://press.covestro.com/news.nsf/id/Covestro-sells-its-sheets-outlet-in-the-USA Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:30:00 GMT