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Security and ID card market benefits from Bayer polycarbonate film

Forgery is a major challenge for ID card manufacturers. Bayer MaterialScience, one of the world's leading suppliers of polycarbonate films for...

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DirectCoating/DirectSkinning technology from Bayer offers high-quality automotive surfaces in one step

 Automotive OEMs and Tier suppliers are seeking new ways to efficiently produce parts with customizable color, texture and comfort for their...

Apr 30, 2015, 11:00 ET

New Bayer polycarbonate film grade answers market need for durable, scratch-resistant surfaces

In addition to being functional, automotive instrument panels must be resilient enough to withstand frequent use over a vehicle's lifetime....

Apr 29, 2015, 11:00 ET

Laminated polycarbonate composite product reinforces school district entryway, helping to protect from forced entry

School safety is now a common consideration for educational facilities throughout the country. Procedures are often in place to address potential...

Apr 08, 2015, 14:00 ET

Bayer announces General Manager for spray polyurethane foam (SPF) materials business

Bayer MaterialScience LLC (http://www.polyurethanes.bayer.com/) has appointed Bill Brengel as the general manager for the spray polyurethane foam...

Apr 07, 2015, 15:30 ET

Sign of the times: Bayer polycarbonate sheet products for eye-catching commercial signage

 In today's competitive marketplace, companies are always looking for eye-catching ways to differentiate their businesses. Bayer...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:30 ET

Understanding the importance of stress-relaxation in plastics

 Among Bayer's contributions at ANTEC® 2015, Pierre Moulinie, global technology lead for polycarbonates consumer and medical sector, will...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:00 ET

Combining thermally conductive polycarbonate with polyurethane offers advantages for electronics manufacturers

While the LED lighting market continues to grow, the relatively high price of LED bulbs has forced manufacturers to explore ways to reduce costs....

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...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:00 ET

Bayer polycarbonate sheet available in new opto-mechanical software library for lighting system design

 When developing new products, time is money and production and design mistakes can be costly. Lambda Research Corporation's award-winning...

Mar 03, 2015, 10:00 ET

Durable polycarbonate from Bayer protects sensitive electronics in rugged applications

 Products to be used in rugged environments ranging from industrial to outdoor to medical have one clear thing in common – the need for...

Feb 25, 2015, 11:30 ET

Shining a light on innovation: New polycarbonate sheet products from Bayer provide OEMs with additional options for lighting lenses

 LEDs are advancing lighting options, both in design and functionality, yet consumers are looking for more. They look for high-quality...

Feb 24, 2015, 11:30 ET

Light it up: Bayer's array of polycarbonate resin and sheet offers OEMs a multitude of options for their LED lighting applications

 LED lighting has seen widespread adoption in many residential and commercial applications. Stricter regulations are being passed and customers...

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...