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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...

Feb 05, 2015, 12:02 ET

Polycarbonate sheet technologies from Bayer: strength, glass-like transparency and durability for glazing

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

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...