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Mar 17, 2015, 10:00 ET Bayer polycarbonate sheet grades earn ICC-ES evaluation report

A wide range of polycarbonate sheet grades manufactured by Bayer MaterialScience LLC recently received an evaluation report (ESR# 2728) from ICC...


Mar 13, 2015, 11:00 ET High-build, direct-to-metal atmospheric coatings reduce waste, increase productivity for corrosion protection

 Industrial maintenance coatings are shifting from two-coat to one-coat solutions in order to reduce complexity and improve productivity in the...


Feb 11, 2015, 15:30 ET A new twist on a traditional medical instrument: Innovative single-use torque instruments utilize tough polycarbonate from Bayer

 For many years, torque-applying instruments have been among the surgical instruments typically used during orthopedic surgeries. These...


Feb 11, 2015, 11:30 ET Breathe easy with Makrolon® polycarbonate from Bayer

 Imagine not being able to climb the stairs without stopping to take a break, or getting winded trying to stand and do the dishes....


Feb 10, 2015, 15:30 ET Bayer launches new polycarbonate blend grade tailored for wearable medical devices

 Wearable medical devices increasingly are called upon to perform a variety of important tasks, such as monitoring vital signs or delivering...


Feb 10, 2015, 12:00 ET Prescription for improved IV pole: Innovative IV pole utilizing polycarbonate resin blend from Bayer enhances patient and health care worker safety

While health care and medical technology have made great strides over the years, there is one aspect of patient care that has not changed as...


Feb 09, 2015, 14:30 ET Bayer materials withstand demanding conditions and meet requirements for innovative medical devices

 Increasingly, innovative medical applications place further importance on the success of the materials they use. When patients' health,...


Feb 09, 2015, 11:30 ET Versatile polyurethane chemistry offers advantages for multiple markets and applications

 Ever since Otto Bayer discovered polyurethane chemistry in 1937, Bayer MaterialScience has continued to build on his legacy by developing new...


Feb 03, 2015, 11:30 ET Concrete benefits: Polyaspartic coating resin from Bayer offers advantages for construction projects, corrosion protection

 At construction sites, it is important to keep downtime and costs to a minimum. Bayer MaterialScience helps the industry save time and money...


Jan 29, 2015, 14:00 ET Bayer MaterialScience appoints business development manager for Makrolon® sheet products in North America

 Bayer MaterialScience LLC announces the appointment of Kenneth Schwartz to business development manager for Makrolon® polycarbonate sheet...


Jan 22, 2015, 14:30 ET Bayer MaterialScience LLC earns Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance supplier accreditation

Bayer MaterialScience LLC, spray polyurethane foam (SPF) systems house and raw materials supplier, has completed a comprehensive certification...


Jan 22, 2015, 10:00 ET Polycarbonate sheeting maximizes aesthetics and protection, minimizes support structure for living roof

 Located in the picturesque Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, the California Academy of Sciences wears many hats, serving as a natural history...


Jan 06, 2015, 10:00 ET Reinventing the cable: Nomad takes the drag out of charging with Bayer materials

 Even in our connected world, a conventional cable is not always handy to charge a drained mobile phone or tablet. So the founders of Nomad set...


Dec 02, 2014, 10:00 ET Lighting the way: Award-winning F-150 LED headlamps molded with Bayer polycarbonate

 While the 2015 Ford F-150 has made headlines for its ground-breaking lightweight design, less known is that lighting the way are LED headlamps...


Oct 29, 2014, 10:00 ET Polycarbonate sheet technologies from Bayer provide security without restricting design

Large, metropolitan regions are not only hubs for commercial construction, but they are also the areas that are most vulnerable to attacks and...


Oct 22, 2014, 14:00 ET The future of architectural glazing materials is strong and bright; Bayer launches new polycarbonate sheet line tailored for daylighting

 The many benefits of daylighting – energy savings, reduction in building costs, possible improved productivity and satisfaction of...


Oct 22, 2014, 10:00 ET Reflective white polycarbonate from Bayer helps Lumenova™ achieve high lumen output for LED reflector lamps

 Commercial and hospitality spaces, such as stores, restaurants, offices and hotel lobbies, want to appear warm and inviting to consumers. A...


Oct 21, 2014, 14:00 ET In the GreenZone at Greenbuild: High durability wall coatings protect, add functionality to surfaces

 Architectural coatings for commercial and institutional applications have their own unique requirements for durability, design and meeting...


Oct 21, 2014, 10:00 ET Bayer MaterialScience LLC helps building professionals meet their sustainability goals

 Sustainability is now standard in many building and construction projects, and building professionals are continually on the lookout for...


Oct 15, 2014, 10:00 ET Collaborating for the future: Key industry players team up to offer OEMs turnkey coated polyurethane pultrusion process

 OEMs are increasingly relying on the superior performance of polyurethane resins when producing pultruded profiles for demanding outdoor...


Oct 14, 2014, 10:00 ET Bayer polyurethane products and Long Fiber Technology yield a large, lightweight, complex part with high-gloss surface

 Since bringing the Long Fiber Technology (LFT) process to North America 14 years ago, Romeo RIM has continuously looked for opportunities to...


Oct 13, 2014, 10:00 ET An out-of-the-box approach to material handling: Innovative composite pallet gains strength, durability from pultruded Bayer polyurethanes

They splinter. They warp. They absorb moisture, which can lead to contamination. The drawbacks associated with the use of wooden pallets go on and...


Oct 10, 2014, 10:00 ET Rail and bus transit enhanced with polycarbonate sheet products from Bayer

 Rail and bus passengers are looking for the fastest, safest and most comfortable way from Point A to Point B. Polycarbonate products from...


Oct 09, 2014, 10:00 ET Hands-on collaboration between Bayer and manufacturers results in customized chemistries, optimized processes

 Polyurethanes are a versatile material that can be utilized in a variety of industries. Since inventing polyurethanes more than 75 years ago,...


Oct 07, 2014, 10:00 ET New opportunity for facility managers with industrial coatings shift into architectural market

 What do a bridge and a hotel lobby have in common? They both require coatings that provide durability, scrubbability and chemical resistance....