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Covestro and Neste Collaboration Underway for Renewable PC Raw Materials
Strategic cooperation between Covestro and Neste aimed at replacing a significant portion of fossil raw materials used in polycarbonate resins.

Covestro's Thermally Conductive PC First to be Used for Auto LED Fog Lamp Housing
The LED fog lamp housing made of Covestro’s Makrolon TC8030 PC was among a handful of material category finalists in the 2019 Annual SPE Automotive Innovation Awards competition.

Covestro and Teknor Apex to Cooperate on Compounding TPU
Teknor Apex to market jointly developed TPU compounds with Covestro’s Desmoflex brand. 

Wide Spectrum of Enhanced Medical-Grade Resins & Compounds Spotlighted at MD&M West 2020
Targeted at an impressive array of applications, the range of new medical-grade materials include modified PC copolymers, PEBA and TPUs, specialty copolyesters, a gamut of engineered compounds, and an advanced LSR. 

'Circular Economy' Dominates Discussion of Resins, Additives at K 2019
New product launches from materials suppliers at the giant show shine light on sustainability. 

Breakthrough in Animal Drug-Delivery Features Covestro's PC Resins
RxActuator’s Mini-Infuser made with Covestro’s PC-based resins said to be the first ​​​​​​​wearable drug-delivery device for small companion animals. 

Materials: PC Resins for Drug Delivery and Surgical Devices
Covestro launches two new medical-grade families of polycarbonate.

Lightweight Composite Seat Back Developed by Covestro and Chinese Automaker GAC
Covestro’s Maezio thermoplastic composite plays key role in new concept electric car’s interior.

At K 2019, Covestro presented 3D printed TPU orthopedic insoles for shoes. 

Additive Manufacturing Continues Its Push Toward Production Floor
Suppliers unveil new material grades at K 2019 as 3D printing applications advance.

3d-printed shoe

Key Polymer Additive Manufacturing Highlights from Formnext 2019
Lots of new technology and advances from material and additive manufacturing system providers. 

Signify 3d printing

Covestro Provides Signify with Materials for 3D-Printed Luminaires
Covestro's polycarbonate used for this project fulfills customer requirements such as high impact and heat resistance, freedom of design, optical transparency and flame retardancy, and is completely recyclable.

What Is the Circular Economy?
In this video from K 2019, hear NOVA Chemicals, TOMRA, Covestro, Rapid Granulator and SABIC each discuss plastics’ role in the circular economy. 

K 2019—The Show Before the Show
Multiple events were held at the Messe Düsseldorf immediately prior to K 2019's opening, including press conferences for Arburg, Covestro and the VDMA. 

DOMO, Covestro and Circularise Partner on Full Plastics Traceability
Innovative start-up Circularise says transparency can be achieved through a blockchain technology.

SABIC will encourage sustainability with bio-renewable and recycled feedstocks and designing lightweight packaging.

K 2019 Preview: Resins & Additives for Sustainability in Cars, Electronics & Packaging
Material suppliers are committed to the ‘Circular Economy,’ as evidenced by their adoption of new technologies, product introductions and collaborations.

Engel’s new Technology Center

Who’s Doing Research to Advance the Plastics Industry?
Machinery suppliers are taking the lead in plastics R&D. Engel offers one example.

Covestro Steps Up Investment in Thermoplastic Composites
Covestro, Pittsburgh, Penn., is further developing its offerings and capabilities in continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic (CFRTP) composites in response to market trends and a growing demand from customers.

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Report from the K 2019 Preview: The Future of Plastics is Circular
During the K 2019 Preview in Düsseldorf, Germany, machinery and material suppliers discussed new initiatives and technologies dedicated toward incorporating sustainability into their offerings. 

PolyOne’s thermally conductive compounds are used in automotive and E/E applications such as LED lighting, heat sinks and electronic enclosures.

A Bright Future for Thermally Conductive Plastics
Lighter weight, lower cost, and greater impact strength, moldability and customization are rapidly driving demand for thermoplastics that help keep electronics, lighting and car engines cool.

Materials: Advances in PC-Based Composites
Covestro is moving ahead on a couple of fronts to advance its offerings in polycarbonate composites.

Unique 3D-Printed Shock Absorber
Recently showcased by Covestro, this part is printed in three materials using three different processes and boasts a high degree of functionality.

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®