Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:38:08 GMT Covestro, Germany International relevant pressreleases from Covestro http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/Files/Header/$file/bayer_logo.gif Covestro Press Server - Pressreleases http://www.press.covestro.com 55 55 en <![CDATA[ Stylish design paired with functionality, robustness and low weight: Every biker would love to live out of this suitcase]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Every-biker-would-love-to-live-out-of-this-suitcase http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-significantly-raises-dividend http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2018 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/dsydfsdfsa http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/AXSBB4-Address-by-Patrick-Thomas http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-General-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Patrick-Thomas-to-hand-over-CEO-position-to-Dr-Markus-Steilemann-on-June-1-2018 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/3B49FD92080DC877C12581100067A843 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/High-performance-polyurethane-systems-from-Covestro-ensure-energy-efficient-and-safe-buildings http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-polyurethane-film-formers-for-cosmetic-formulations http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/A-versatile-plastic-for-glasses http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Designer-look-air-conditioning-systems http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-sells-its-sheets-outlet-in-the-USA http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Polycarbonate-sheets-shape-the-path-of-light http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Plastic-solutions-for-LED-lighting-technology http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Premium-material-for-designer-appliances http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Markt-Bibart-Production-start-for-the-lightweight-construction-material-of-the-future http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/BA7676743EB80188C12582490042738A http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/9138D95F72B21624C125824900443223 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/C249E0EF54ED2F03C1258249004450F5 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/0ABBC0501A151030C125824900447A54 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/The-perfect-travel-companion http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Making-the-design-world-resonate http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-starts-commercial-production-of-composites http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Picture-Material http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Going-through-hell-to-get-to-heaven http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-become-a-DAX-member http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Composites-for-economical-lightweight-construction http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/In-search-of-fresh-ideas-about-environment http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Employees-become-founders http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Patrick-Thomas-and-Dr-Markus-Steilemann http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-its-profitable-growth-path-with-a-record-year http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/2018-APC http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Bonding-soles-via-digital-printing http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Concepts-for-e-mobility-and-autonomous-driving http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Material-partner-of-the-medical-equipment-industry http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/New-polycarbonate-for-safe-administration-of-life-saving-drugs-to-patients http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/The-car-cockpit-becomes-individual-and-functional http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-expects-positive-effect-from-recently-enacted-US-tax-reform http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-renewed-contract-with-Board-of-Management-member-Dr-Klaus-Schaefer http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-continues-production-at-Tarragona-site http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-introduces-coating-and-adhesive-raw-materials-with-significantly-lower-monomer-content http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-celebrated http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/50-years-of-chlorine-production-in-Dormagen http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Dr-Thomas-Toepfer-to-be-new-Chief-Financial-Officer-of-Covestro http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Innovative-film-solutions-for-forgery-proof-ID-cards http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Major-advancement-in-pultrusion http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/80-years-of-polyurethane http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Matte-films-for-medical-equipment http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-expands-global-capacity-for-polyurethane-dispersions http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Great-interest-in-million-euro-idea http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-and-Haier-sign-global-strategic-cooperation-agreement http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/From-waste-gas-to-raw-material http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Light-advertising-skillfully-staged http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-fosters-digital-transformation http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-raises-the-bar-and-announces-share-buyback http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-wins-the-German-Chemistry-Award-2017 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Europeans-join-forces-on-CO2 http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-future-lightweight-construction http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/First-automotive-refinish-coating-with-bio-based-hardener http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Competent-partner-for-medical-technology http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-named-ICIS-Company-of-the-Year http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Finalists-chosen-for-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-among-the-50-most-innovative-companies http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/New-data-shows-INSQIN-reduces-the-carbon-footprint-of-textile-coating-by-half http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Bio-based-resin-for-stable-timber-construction-materials http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/New-segment-heads-at-Covestro http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Material-diversity-that-you-can-see-and-feel http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-sustainable-mobility http://presse.covestro.de/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://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-for-inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-prize http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Regional-finalists-chosen-for-inaugural-Young-Champions-of-the-Earth-prize Tue, 15 Aug 2017 12:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Group sales and profitability substantially increased: Strong second-quarter earnings for Covestro]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/APL7JG-Strong-second-quarter-earnings-for-Covestro http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/APL7JG-Strong-second-quarter-earnings-for-Covestro Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Group sales and profitability substantially increased: Strong second-quarter earnings for Covestro]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Strong-second-quarter-earnings-for-Covestro http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Strong-second-quarter-earnings-for-Covestro Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Distribution of high-performance plastics in Italy: Covestro extends partnership with Mito Polimeri and Plastotecnica]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-extends-partnership-with-Mito-Polimeri-and-Plastotecnica http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-extends-partnership-with-Mito-Polimeri-and-Plastotecnica Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Partnership with the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) expanded: The DEL is becoming more colorful]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/The-DEL-is-becoming-more-colorful http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/The-DEL-is-becoming-more-colorful Wed, 05 Jul 2017 14:30:00 GMT The kickboard will be colorful - As in Straubing, all kick-boards in the arenas of the 14 DEL-Clubs will be branded with the six Covestro colors as well as the company logo from season 2017/18. Covestro makes the game more colorful with a kick plate / Enabling materials to be experienced]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Student’s ‘Peek’ travel product for children wins annual Design Innovation in Plastics Award]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Students-Peek-travel-product-for-children-wins-annual-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-Award http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Students-Peek-travel-product-for-children-wins-annual-Design-Innovation-in-Plastics-Award Mon, 03 Jul 2017 15:45:00 GMT Ellen Britton is pictured with, left to right: Hans Eberhard-Stein, design manager and design strategist, Covestro AG; Richard Brown, managing director, RJG Technologies; Rebecca Heil, manager, Covestro idea lab. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/72A6A476EEB85C9FC12581520041FD16 http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/72A6A476EEB85C9FC12581520041FD16 Mon, 03 Jul 2017 14:00:46 GMT Dr. Berit Stange heads Covestro’s cardyon venture team for producing a foam component with CO2. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ ]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/F25326B1CDC20070C1258152004164EA http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/F25326B1CDC20070C1258152004164EA Mon, 03 Jul 2017 13:54:17 GMT Dr. Berit Stange heads Covestro’s cardyon venture team for producing a foam component with CO2. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ New coextrusion facility at the Dormagen site: Covestro launches expanded film production]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-expanded-film-production http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-launches-expanded-film-production Mon, 03 Jul 2017 10:30:00 GMT Symbolic start of the new production facility (from left to right): Site manager Dr. Klaus Jaeger, Chief Technology Officer Dr. Klaus Schäfer, Nina Schmarander (Head of Specialty Films), Project Manager Rene Ahlers und Thorsten Dreier (Head of Production and Technology Business Unit CAS). Investment of around EUR 20 million / 15 new jobs / Various product applications]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro holds Capital Markets Day: Committed to creating value]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Committed-to-creating-value http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Committed-to-creating-value Thu, 29 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro at the SDW 2017 conference and exhibition in London : Forgery-proof film solutions for personal documents and ID cards]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Forgery-proof-film-solutions-for-personal-documents-and-ID-cards http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Forgery-proof-film-solutions-for-personal-documents-and-ID-cards Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT At SDW Conference and Exhibition in London, Covestro will present trustworthy product solutions for security documents. For this purpose, the company offers a wide range of specialty films. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Berlin summit calls for increased use of non-fossil resources: Sustainable raw materials for the chemical industry]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-raw-materials-for-the-chemical-industry http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Sustainable-raw-materials-for-the-chemical-industry Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:15:00 GMT Conserve crude oil: At the Berlin raw material summit experts from business, scientific and political spheres called for an increased use of sustainable raw materials. Plants and CO2 highly promising alternatives to petroleum / More joint efforts and pioneering spirit required / Startups honored as “Resource Innovators 2017”]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro and “Sonnenwagen Aachen” team up for solar race in Australia: Innovative materials for electric mobility]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-electric-mobility http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Innovative-materials-for-electric-mobility Mon, 12 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT Covestro supports an ambitious project of students at RWTH Aachen University and Aachen University of Applied Sciences. The material manufacturer supports the development of a solar-powered electric car with material donations, technical service and as a gold sponsor. The car is intended to participate in the probably toughest solar car race in the world, the World Solar Challenge 2017 in October in Australia. The young researchers want to show that innovative and sustainable mobility concepts are already possible today. World’s toughest solar car race / Covestro and PPG test automotive coatings in extreme climate / Longstanding partnership with RWTH Aachen University]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ After Frank H. Lutz’ resignation as CFO of Covestro: CEO Patrick Thomas takes over interim CFO responsibilities at Covestro]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/CEO-Patrick-Thomas-takes-over-interim-CFO-responsibilities-at-Covestro http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/CEO-Patrick-Thomas-takes-over-interim-CFO-responsibilities-at-Covestro Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMT Patrick Thomas Long-term successful strategy to be continued / CFO succession planning on the way]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro receives DNV GL certification for newly developed polyurethane resin in China]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-receives-DNV-GL-certification-for-newly-developed-polyurethane-resin-in-China http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-receives-DNV-GL-certification-for-newly-developed-polyurethane-resin-in-China Thu, 01 Jun 2017 11:00:00 GMT Helping wind power to get off the ground: prototype of a rotor blade with an innovative composite inside, pictured in front of Covestro’s research center in Shanghai, China. The company has received the important DNV GL certification in China for one of the composite components – a newly developed polyurethane resin that improves the quality of wind blades and makes their production more efficient. Ready to address the needs of Chinese wind energy industry ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro achieves a breakthrough in research : Key chemical now derived from plants ]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Key-chemical-now-derived-from-plants http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Key-chemical-now-derived-from-plants Tue, 30 May 2017 11:00:00 GMT Production of bio-based aniline: The process works on a small scale. Project manager Dr. Gernot Jäger (center) is working with his team (Dr. Swantje Behnken, left, Dr. Wolf Kloeckner, right) to test it in larger-scale facilities. Biomass as new raw material for aniline production / Petroleum savings – better CO2 footprint / Completely new process jointly developed with partners]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Changes at the top of Covestro’s Board of Management by end of Q3 2018: Covestro plans for succession of CEO]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-plans-for-succession-of-CEO http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-plans-for-succession-of-CEO Wed, 24 May 2017 16:45:00 GMT Dr. Markus Steilemann Patrick Thomas’ term as CEO runs until 30 September 2018 / Successful strategy will be continued / Supervisory Board unanimously appointed Dr. Markus Steilemann as successor]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro lifts force majeure for polymeric MDI]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-lifts-force-majeure-for-polymeric-MDI http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-lifts-force-majeure-for-polymeric-MDI Mon, 22 May 2017 08:30:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Covestro receives two prizes as part of the interzum award: Award-winning solutions with polyurethane foam]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Award-winning-solutions-with-polyurethane-foam http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Award-winning-solutions-with-polyurethane-foam Tue, 16 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT Rebecca Heil, who is in charge of the designer network at Covestro, and Adam Pajonk, a member of the team of design students, received an interzum award for their InFoam printing project in the “Best of the Best” category. In the background on the left-hand side is Katharina C. Hamma, Managing Director of KölnMesse. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro responds to strong customer demand in polycarbonates: Further increase of polycarbonate production ]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Further-increase-of-polycarbonate-production http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Further-increase-of-polycarbonate-production Tue, 16 May 2017 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Unique exhibit at interzum trade fair: Cologne-based designer creates piece of furniture based on Covestro materials]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Cologne-based-designer-creates-piece-of-furniture-based-on-Covestro-materials http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Cologne-based-designer-creates-piece-of-furniture-based-on-Covestro-materials Fri, 12 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT The designer Thomas Schnur has created a one of a kind piece, named “The Factory of Ideas”, for this year’s interzum furniture supplier fair. The exhibit shows the transformation of a cloud structure into a seat, using a range of Covestro’s products, much of which is used throughout the furniture industry. ]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Covestro premiere at the interzum furniture trade show in Cologne: Material solutions for sustainable and functional furniture design]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Material-solutions-for-sustainable-and-functional-furniture-design http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Material-solutions-for-sustainable-and-functional-furniture-design Thu, 11 May 2017 16:30:00 GMT Covestro offers a new solution under the name of cardyonTM that boosts sustainability in the value chain for mattresses. The new raw material for flexible polyurethane foam uses carbon dioxide to replace up to 20 percent of the fossil raw materials used previously. Designer furniture shows off brand new design options]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Success stories on display at TechTextil 2017: Covestro to showcase successful commercialization with PUMA’s evoPOWER Vigor 1]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-showcase-successful-commercialization-with-PUMAs-evoPOWER-Vigor-1 http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-to-showcase-successful-commercialization-with-PUMAs-evoPOWER-Vigor-1 Tue, 09 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Opening of the “Haus der Nationen” (“House of Nations”) in Bergisch Gladbach: Address by Dr. Markus Steilemann]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Dr-Markus-Steilemann http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Dr-Markus-Steilemann Thu, 04 May 2017 17:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Opening of the “Haus der Nationen” (“House of Nations”) in Bergisch Gladbach]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Opening-of-the-Haus-der-Nationen-House-of-Nations-in-Bergisch-Gladbach http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Opening-of-the-Haus-der-Nationen-House-of-Nations-in-Bergisch-Gladbach Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Successful pilot project by the city administration, Covestro and Logelis: Model building completed in Bergisch Gladbach]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Model-building-completed-in-Bergisch-Gladbach http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Model-building-completed-in-Bergisch-Gladbach Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT The „House of nations“ in Bergisch Gladbach was built with wall panels that have a polyurethane core. Those panels are lightweight, highly insulating and make the building with 1150 Euro per square meter affordable New model for affordable housing / Cost-effective construction, energy-efficient operation]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Opening of the “Haus der Nationen” (“House of Nations”) in Bergisch Gladbach: Address by Lutz Urbach]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Lutz-Urbach http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Address-by-Lutz-Urbach Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Trans-Textil and Covestro team up with PUMA for launching the evoPOWER Vigor 1: Topaz-DOTS and INSQIN® transform the next generation PUMA football boot]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Topaz-DOTS-and-INSQIN-transform-the-next-generation-PUMA-football-boot http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Topaz-DOTS-and-INSQIN-transform-the-next-generation-PUMA-football-boot Thu, 04 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting in Bonn: Covestro almost doubles dividend]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-almost-doubles-dividend http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Covestro-almost-doubles-dividend Wed, 03 May 2017 13:10:00 GMT All smiles at the Covestro Annual General Meeting: CEO Patrick Thomas (left) and Supervisory Board Chairman Dr. Richard Pott. 2016 was a record year for the materials manufacturer / Successful start into 2017]]> Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany <![CDATA[ Recording: Opening of the Annual Stockholders’ Meeting by the Chairman of the Supervisory Board Dr. Richard Pott and speech by the Chairman of the Board of Management Patrick Thomas and the Chief Financial Officer Frank H. Lutz]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-Stockholders-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Opening-Annual-Stockholders-Meeting-Chairman-Supervisory-Board-Dr-Richard-Pott-speech-Chairman-Board Wed, 03 May 2017 10:11:24 GMT <![CDATA[ Annual General Meeting 2017]]> http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2017 http://presse.covestro.de/news.nsf/id/Annual-General-Meeting-2017 Wed, 03 May 2017 10:05:00 GMT