German compounder Albis has released its list of new additions to its materials grades for medical use. more

Jul 4, 2017 2:31 PM Materials

Covestro, the German compounding specialist, has opened a coextrusion facility in Dormagen, on the Rhine. more

Jul 3, 2017 2:27 PM Industry News

Academics, ministers and business leaders gather in Berlin for discussion on using sustainable resources in chemicals. more

Jun 21, 2017 4:00 PM

Students at RWTH-Aachen, a German engineering school, have enlisted the help of Covestro to protect their 'Sonnenwagen', more

Jun 12, 2017 10:25 AM Industry News

Frank H. Lutz has resigned as CFO (Chief Financial Officer) of Covestro, replaced temporarily by CEO Patrick Thomas. more

Jun 5, 2017 4:57 PM Industry News

Covestro’s resin is designed to address the needs of Chinese wind energy. more

Jun 2, 2017 11:48 AM Industry News

The materials manufacturer collaborated with partners on the development of a completely new process, which involves deriving aniline from biomass. more

May 30, 2017 1:49 PM Industry News



Current CCO Markus Steilemann will take over the helm of Covestro after Thomas’ departure in 2018. more

May 24, 2017 4:55 PM Industry News


Volodymyr Plysiuk

Chemicals specialist Covestro has lifted its declaration of ‘force majeure’ for polymeric MDI, amidst a factory turnaround. more

May 22, 2017 11:49 AM Materials

Covestro’s polycarbonate production capacity will increase, starting in 2019. more

May 16, 2017 2:09 PM Industry News

Six students from universities across Britain have been selected for the Design Innovation in Plastics final. more

May 10, 2017 4:37 PM Industry News

Wall panels with a Covestro polyurethane core are improving the insulation properties of cheap prefabricated houses, ideal for displaced communities in war and disaster areas. more

May 8, 2017 12:33 PM Materials

Puma and Covestro team up for sustainable boot. more

May 5, 2017 12:14 PM Materials

The UN Environment Programme has opened applications for the ‘Young Champions of the Earth’ mentoring scheme, which encourages environmental pioneers across the world to implement big ecological ideas. more

Apr 25, 2017 11:44 AM Industry News

Plastics in modern, and future, vehicles continue to increase in volume and importance. This was evident at the recent ‘Plastics in Automotives’ conference organised by the VDI, where the very latest developments were unveiled. more

Apr 20, 2017 10:32 AM Materials

Three’s the charm for a car clearcoat based on bio-materials, as Audi, BASF and Covestro show the Audi Q2 coat at the European Coatings Show. more

Mar 31, 2017 3:19 PM Materials



Pasquick by Covestro has been used by USL StructureCare to repair the floor of Merry Hill mall’s carpark. more

Mar 17, 2017 3:31 PM Materials

Covestro has been awarded the JEC Innovation Award in the Raw Materials category for a new polyurethane matrix for composites with high UV, weathering and chemical resistance. more

Mar 16, 2017 12:36 PM Industry News

Makrolon 2458, a grade of polycarbonate by Covestro, has improved safety and durability in oxygenators made by a Chinese medical manufacturer. more

Mar 1, 2017 12:08 PM Materials

Covestro is feeling flush after demerger from Bayer, with its dedicated focus on materials innovation doubling net income. more

Feb 20, 2017 10:57 AM Industry News

Click for Show News
Blog Button - RHP
Subscribe to BP&R
Events Button
Interplas 2017 Showreel
Built with Metro Publisher™