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Polycarbonate (PC)

Developed with industry partners, Covestro unveiled the premium interior concept, featuring innovative seating concepts, smart surfaces and personalised lighting. Read more

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A medical-grade polycarbonate from Covestro Introduces new solutions for needle-free injection technology. Read more

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The European Polycarbonate Sheet Extruders association (EPSE) has launched a new quality label as an indication of excellence in the production of polycarbonate sheet. Read more

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Covestro's polycarbonate Makrolon has been developed into lens-quality grades for a Chinese sunglasses manufacturer. Read more

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Covestro’s abrasion-resistant polycarbonate sheet has been used to protect and preserve a piece of the Berlin Wall. Read more

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German plastics specialist Covestro has released a new polycarbonate for medical applications, Makrolon Rx3440. Read more

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Italian recycling specialist Amut has installed a washing line at CarbonLITE's recycling plant in Texas. Read more

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SABIC introduces Lexan CXT resins with advanced high-clarity, high-heat polycarbonate copolymers. Read more

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Polycarbonate researchers have produced a more eco-friendly polymer, replacing BPA with a lemon-derivative that maintains conventional thermal properties. Read more

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ELIX Polymers joined Spanish moulding specialist Maier to create an improved, resistant A-Pllar for Mercedes-Benz. Read more

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SABIC has declared force majeure in North Americal for the production of polycarbonate, exacerbating an already tense supply situation. Read more

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Despite stricter car material standards coming into force in Japan this month, Teijin has introduced its polycarbonate resin to an electric sports car for the first time. Read more

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

Industry News

A record-breaking polycarbonate window is reducing weight and enabling design in a new range of vehicles from one of China’s leading automotive manufacturers. Read more

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Polycarbonate glasses are being deployed across Humberside this Christmas as a safer alternative to glass. Read more

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A prototype building covered by a “breathing skin” that allows it to use the outside air temperature to adjust the indoor climate has won an industry award. Read more

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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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. Read more

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

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