Covestro LLC

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Pittsburgh, PA 15205-9723 US

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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Covestro Launches Brand Name for Thermoplastic Composites
‘Maezio’ composites are based on continuous carbon or glass fibers impregnated with PC, TPU and other thermoplastics.

Covestro Sells U.S. PC Sheets Business to Plaskolite
This marks Plaskolite’s entry in the PC sheet business and further expands the acrylics sheet manufacturer portfolio.

Materials: Flame-Retardant PC Blends for Interior Train Components
Covestro’s new PC blends are geared for use in train walls, seats, electronic components.

Covestro Starts Up New TPU Capacity Expansion
Commitment to global burgeoning TPU market shown by Covestro.

Covestro Makrolon Rx3440 polycarbonate

Materials: New PC Stands Up to Disinfectants, Oncology Drugs
Testing apparatus designed to show PC luers can resist cracking while submerged and under force.

Covestro PC mobility

Polycarbonate to Play Key Role in E-Mobility and Autonomous Driving
  Seamless integration of LED lighting, insulation properties, strong optics, good haptics and more lend PC to new mobility applications.  

Materials: Marine-Grade PC for Flexible Boat Enclosures
Covestro’s new Makrolon PC sheet provides a clear, unobstructed view on the water.

The “Holy Grail” of PC Glazing Appears on the Sporty Electric Tommykaira ZZ
Teijin has developed the world’s first “pillar-less” PC windshield for a commercial car.

Rubbery, Velvety, Silky: Properties of Coated Auto Plastic Parts
HapticMapping is an objective approach for determining the haptic properties of PUR-coated plastics.

Solvay Technyl 4 Earth nylon 66

New Resins & Additives Galore at K 2016
A wide range of interesting developments in materials technologies were sprinkled in with some intriguing announcements of new ventures at K 2016.

industrial scale 3D silicone rubber printer

K 2016 Proves Additive Manufacturing Has Staying Power
K 2016 made clear that additive manufacturing is establishing a prominent position at the triennial show among long-running mainstays like injection molding, extrusion, blowmolding and thermoforming.

K2016 Reporter’s Notebook: Materials News
Celanese to offer PEEK, TPE; SABIC eyes new Gulf Coast facility; Covestro displays automotive, electronics innovations; and Baerlocher launches heat stabilizer for recycled resins.

K 2016 Preview: Materials & Additives
Driving the wide range of new developments in engineered plastics and additives are higher performance, safety, and sustainability.

Smart Electronics for Luminous, Smart, Sustainable Clothing
Covestro will “shine” at K 2016 showcasing an item of luminous clothing with a TPU formable film/copper laminate as key.

Innovation On the Agenda at TCC Auto 2016
Lots of new developments discussed including Covestro’s strategy to launch continuous reinforced PC sheet.

MATERIALS: Novel "Cool Black" PC for High-Gloss Auto Exteriors
Covestro's new Makrolon AX with high-performance coatings targeted to roof trim and pillar applications.

New Materials Shine Bright In Growing LED Market
Rapid expansion of LED technology has spurred development of new formulations for a wide range of lighting components. Here are examples of activity in this fast-moving field.

Polymers On Board Round-the-World Solar Flight
Plastics Technology was on the scene when the pioneering solar-powered Solar Impulse 2 landed in Phoenix, Ariz. on May 2.

Covestro in Collaboration to Develop Innovative, High-Strength Polycarbonates
Covestro is teaming up with Nanodax, which has developed "glass wool" reinforcing filler technology for plastics.

APPLICATION: PC/ABS and TPU Offer Biocompatibility, Durability to Mobile Patient Monitor
Continuous patient-monitoring systems require materials that are durable enough to protect interior components but will not irritate the patient’s skin.

Product Categories of Covestro LLC

Abrasion Resistant Coatings
Color Infusion Systems
Core Materials
Flame-resistant Coatings
In-mold Coatings
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate/ABS Alloys
Polycarbonate/Polyester Alloy
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--Other Types
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Urethane Type
Urethane Chemicals--Complete Systems (Foam and Elastomer)
Urethane Chemicals--Individual Components
Urethane Crosslinkers, Chain Extenders
UV-resistant Coatings

Trade Names

Apec®
Bayblend®
Desmopan®