Polycarbonate (PC)

Covestro’s CEO Patrick Thomas marked the company’s appearance at K 2016 by highlighting how the company has turned ideas deemed impossible at previous editions of the fair into real applications. more

Oct 18, 2016 6:36 PM K 2016

Car manufacturer, Toyota, has marked an industry first with the first production vehicle to feature a rear quarter window in polycarbonate (PC) material with a plasma-coat solution designed to deliver the highest level of durability performance. more

Jul 18, 2016 9:57 AM Materials

An art installation at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) showcasing extraordinary feats of engineering features a central element produced using polycarbonate sheets from Covestro. more

Jul 15, 2016 11:18 AM Materials

Bayer MaterialScience has announced it will appear at its first major international tradeshow under its new brand identity, ‘Covestro’, at Fakuma in October 2015. more

Jul 28, 2015 10:51 AM Materials

AP Metalising has announced plans to raise awareness of vacuum metalising, a decorative finish utilised by only a few plastic injection-moulders. more

May 22, 2015 12:00 AM Machinery

A heat-absorbing panorama roof made of shatterproof polycarbonate has been added to the latest edition of Smart’s ‘fortwo’ vehicle to form an extended windscreen. more

Jan 15, 2015 5:01 PM Materials

Polycarbonate (PC) glazing solutions and coating technologies from SABIC have been highlighted during the launch of the new, street-legal production model of one of carmaker, Fiat’s, super-fast racing cars. more

Dec 9, 2014 5:06 PM Materials

Taking residence on the East Piazza at Covent Garden in London is a new and unique artwork that sees a section of the building magically levitate – with one of the key structural elements of the illusion provided by Brett Martin Plastic Sheets. more

Nov 11, 2014 11:22 AM Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience has teamed up with a travel goods manufacturer to develop a special plastic for suitacases that is said to be particularly lightweight, secure and scratch resistant. more

Jul 29, 2014 2:53 PM Materials

Polycarbonate sheets will keep crowds covered whatever the weather at Brazil’s Estadio Nacional stadium throughout this year’s World Cup. more

Jun 10, 2014 2:26 PM

The medals awarded to winners at the recent Sochi Winter Olympics were made using a combination of metal and durable polycarbonate (PC) sheet from Sabic’s Innovative Plastics business. more

Apr 9, 2014 9:34 AM Materials

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