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Bayer MaterialScience

Bayer MaterialScience has become a legally and economically independent company and is now operating under the new name ‘Covestro’. more

2 Sep 2015 11:26 Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience, soon to be known as Covestro, has revealed the Board of Management that will steer it as a stand-alone company from 1 September 2015. more

20 Aug 2015 12:00 Industry News

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

28 Jul 2015 10:51 Materials

A polymer gear pump mechanism for the creation of soft ice cream has been named the winner of the 2015 ‘Design Innovation in Plastics’ student competition, with the judges stating the product was “well thought through and executed.” more

6 Jul 2015 11:30 Industry News

The results of the preliminary judging session of the 2015 ‘Design Innovation in Plastics’ student award have revealed an impressive range of products, with seven selected to go through to the final in London tomorrow (3rd July). more

2 Jul 2015 12:43 Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience has signed a sponsorship agreement with an international orgnaisation that encourages more girls to pursue science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects. more

18 Jun 2015 12:29 Industry News

Bayer has announced that the new name of its MaterialScience business will be Covestro, with the change effective from September 1, 2015. more

1 Jun 2015 11:13 Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience has taken a further step towards the use of CO2 in the manufacturing of plastics. more

1 Jun 2015 00:00 Materials

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Bayer MaterialScience have announced Dr Berta Vega Sánchez has won the European Coatings Innovation Slam Award for its bio-based 'Desmodur eco N' product. more

27 May 2015 12:08 Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience has announced the acquisition of Thermoplast Composite GmbH (TCG) in order to expand its range of polycarbonate composite products. more

3 Mar 2015 14:58 Materials

The countdown to the first attempt to fly around the globe without using any fuel has started this week, made possible by a plane powered by plastics. more

20 Jan 2015 10:19 Materials

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

15 Jan 2015 17:01 Materials

The President of a leading trade association has said the European plastics industry is a “strategic pillar” of the manufacturing sector that must be protected with a sustainable growth plan for the future. more

7 Nov 2014 11:12 Industry News

Bayer has confirmed it is to float its MaterialsScience business to focus on its Life Sciences operations. more

18 Sep 2014 12:13 Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience says its research into CO2 as a new raw material for making plastics is delivering further successes. more

26 Aug 2014 12:48 Materials

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

29 Jul 2014 14:53 Materials

Bayer MaterialScience is to close its site for the production of polycarbonate sheet in Darmstadt, Germany, in an effort to consolidate its business for “long term viability” and to “remain competitive.” more

30 Jun 2014 12:04 Industry News

Adidas and Bayer MaterialScience have continued their almost 30-year partnership to produce the ‘Brazuca’, the official football of the 2014 World Cup. more

10 Jun 2014 15:35 Materials

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

10 Jun 2014 14:26

Bayer AG is considering the sale of its plastics business in order to focus on the life-sciences industry, according to a report from news agency, Bloomberg. more

29 Apr 2014 14:39 Industry News