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Bayer MaterialScience LLC
Bayer MaterialScience LLC
Bayer MaterialScience LLC is one of the leading producers of polymers and high performance plastics in North America. Our innovative developments in coating, adhesive and sealant raw materials, polycarbonates, polyurethanes and thermoplastic urethane elastomers enhance the design and functionality of products in a wide variety of markets, including the automotive, construction, electrical and electronics, household and medical industries, and the sports and leisure fields. Our inorganic basic chemicals unit produces chlorine and related essential products for the chemicals industry. To learn more about Bayer MaterialScience's products, technologies and technical design expertise, visit www.bayermaterialsciencenafta.com or call 1-800-662-2927.
Complete line of aliphatic and aromatic polyisocyanate crosslinkers based on HDI, IPDI, TDI, and MDI.
Covestro is teaming up with Nanodax, which has developed "glass wool" reinforcing filler technology for plastics.
Continuous patient-monitoring systems require materials that are durable enough to protect interior components but will not irritate the patient’s skin.
Covestro’s “extremely” impact-resistant PC used for safety glasses, face shields.
3D printing is an exciting industry – there’s always something new going on.
With thermally conductive plastics rapidly growing in demand, the addition of nanodiamonds to the arsenal of thermally-conductive fillers is only welcome.
Lower-temperature processing makes PC more adaptable to additive manufacturing.
While 3D printing is clearly gaining traction, one of the biggest drawbacks is the limitation of materials suitable for 3D printing.
The new name for Bayer's MaterialScience business that will be spun off is Covestro, effective Sept. 1.
Bayer MaterialScience's PC sheet has been used in an upgraded clamshell roof at the California Academy of Science's building.
The 44th annual awards competition broke new ground in almost all award categories
With one application near commercialization, Bayer's research into CO2 as a raw material for making plastics looks promising.
MaterialScience business will be floated on the stock market by 2016 at the latest.
Bayer's extrudable PC produces lightweight, hard-shell suitcases.
Specialty blends such as chemically-resistant Emerge PC/PET used for medical device housings, as well as other higher-margin compounds for lighting, electronics and automotive, are Styron's new focus in North America.
Giant plastics show will emphasize sustainability in various forms.
An industry gathering sponsored by NatureWorks is a forum for materials, additives, and processing advances.
At recent Plastec West show, material suppliers introduced grades that can withstand more and more varied sterilizations and/or materials that utilize specialty additives to impart antimicrobial properties.
Long-time manufacturer of durable lighting for demanding environments Kenall Lighting, Gurnee, Ill., opted to use Makrolon PC grades from Bayer MaterialScience, Pittsburgh, specifically developed for use in LED lighting for a new line of luminaires, citing improved light transmission and efficiency when compared with competitive products.
That’s how Jon Hamilton, a reporter at National Public Radio’s (NPR) science desk, began his story this week on a new report by government scientists published in the journal Toxicological Sciences, which concludes what many reports on bisphenol A (BPA) already have.
There was no shortage of interesting materials developments at K 2013, in particular high-performance engineering thermoplastics and thermoplastic composites—much of them geared to automotive/transportation.