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Feb 06, 2018, 02:04 ET Covestro plastic enables medical device innovation

One of the fastest-growing segments in the pharmaceutical industry is biologic drugs. Derived from a microorganism, or plant or animal cells,...


Nov 09, 2017, 08:35 ET Mobile solar solution featuring Covestro polyurethane deployed to Puerto Rico

In mid-September, Hurricane Maria caused major devastation to Puerto Rico, including knocking out the island's power grid. Weeks after the storm, the ...


Nov 08, 2017, 09:38 ET Covestro LLC announces upcoming leadership changes

Covestro LLC announced today that, effective Feb. 1, 2018, Jerry MacCleary, currently president and managing director of Covestro LLC and head of the ...


Oct 25, 2017, 13:32 ET Flexible boat enclosures made with Covestro LLC polycarbonate enhance the view

Water, salt, sun – boats must withstand harsh environments day in and day out. With this in mind, Covestro has formulated a family of marine-grade...


Sep 07, 2017, 11:02 ET Covestro polycarbonate blend revs up electric motorcycle from Alta Motors

Alta Motors developed the Alta Pack, a custom, energy-dense battery pack for its Redshift MX and SM electric motorcycles. The Alta Pack stores 5.8...


Sep 06, 2017, 11:03 ET Covestro LLC taps entrepreneur to head innovation management in North America

Covestro LLC appointed veteran entrepreneur Currie Crookston to the newly created position of head of innovation management. Crookston will be...


Jul 19, 2017, 11:02 ET A sustainable edge: Covestro pledges to advance resource-efficient building in emerging markets with IFC's EDGE

Covestro, a leading materials supplier, and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, have entered into an...


Jun 26, 2017, 12:45 ET Covestro LLC's innovative panelization technology to revolutionize homebuilding

As the demand for new residential construction continues, more builders are turning to panelization – the prefabrication of structural building...


May 09, 2017, 11:02 ET Covestro polycarbonates keep the lights on in industrial environments

For applications in harsh environments, light emitting diode (LED) luminaires require durable materials that offer optimal performance. With this...


Apr 27, 2017, 11:02 ET Bus canopies made with Covestro LLC plastic protect passengers from Mother Nature

If you've ever waited for public transportation in the hot sun, pouring rain or falling snow, you know how important a shelter can be for providing...


Apr 25, 2017, 11:00 ET Covestro LLC awarded for excellent product safety and stewardship efforts for second year in a row

For the second straight year, Covestro LLC, a leading producer of high-performance polymers in North America, has received a Product Safety Award...


Mar 30, 2017, 11:05 ET Covestro engineer who supported historic solar-powered flight to keynote Science Fair

Covestro LLC is dedicated to enriching the Pittsburgh region and igniting young minds through science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)...


Mar 07, 2017, 10:02 ET Covestro donates processing equipment to Pennsylvania College of Technology

Covestro LLC has long been committed to advancing STEM education in the U.S. Now, the company is giving students at an established technology college ...


Feb 28, 2017, 10:02 ET Polycarbonate blend from Covestro offers flame retardance for LED luminaires

Light-emitting diode (LED) lighting continues to grow in popularity due to its wide variety of benefits, including energy efficiency, longer service...


Feb 08, 2017, 10:02 ET Ventilation systems utilize polycarbonate from Covestro LLC

The respiratory needs of individuals can vary greatly. Some people with respiratory insufficiency can go about their daily activities with simple...


Jan 09, 2017, 11:24 ET Covestro female engineer named to exclusive Forbes 30 Under 30 list

Paige Kassalen, market analyst at Covestro LLC, is one of 600 individuals selected from a pool of more than 15,000 nominees to be named a member of...


Dec 13, 2016, 11:02 ET Covestro marketing manager selected for board of national urban sustainability initiative

Tim Thiel, an industrial marketing manager, Polyurethanes, Covestro LLC, is one of 13 individuals selected to serve on the inaugural Board of...


Nov 16, 2016, 11:02 ET Covestro's Lucore presents employee engagement 2.0 at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Corporate Citizenship Conference

Rebecca Lucore, head of Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility at Covestro LLC, was a featured thought leader today at the U.S. Chamber...


Nov 08, 2016, 11:02 ET To build a better garden hose, materials make the difference

Soaker hoses are frequently used by nurseries and homeowners to water flower and vegetable gardens. Water slowly drips or weeps out of small holes...


Nov 03, 2016, 04:00 ET Covestro's CSR, innovation and sustainability initiatives headline session at Fast Company Innovation Festival

Covestro, a leading supplier of high-tech polymers, presented a session at the second annual Fast Company Innovation Festival in New York City,...


Sep 01, 2016, 09:00 ET Covestro celebrates first year as new company

Today, Covestro is celebrating its first anniversary: The materials manufacturer has been standing on its own for 12 months now and can take pride in ...


Feb 09, 2016, 11:00 ET Continuous Patient Monitoring Platform To Automate Patient Oversight; Medical Monitoring System Tracks Patients' Health Across In-Hospital Environments

Increasingly, health care professionals are enhancing patient care and recovery by monitoring their vital signs with wireless technology. With the...


Feb 03, 2016, 12:51 ET Covestro launches i3 STEM in Pittsburgh with its first Greenlight for Girls Day

Covestro LLC, a leading supplier of high-tech polymers, kicked off its i3 (ignite, imagine, innovate) STEM initiative in its U.S. headquarters city...


Dec 01, 2015, 11:00 ET Covestro LLC donates materials to Main Line Animal Rescue

Located in scenic Chester County, Pennsylvania, Main Line Animal Rescue finds new homes for hundreds of companion animals each year. Visitors looking ...


Nov 18, 2015, 11:00 ET Marrying form and function: Polycarbonate sheet from Covestro enables new options for protective canopy design

A building's design is often determined by its function. Many structures, including airports, commercial buildings and schools, need protective...