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Covestro LLC

1 Covestro Circle, Pittsburgh, PA, 15205, USA

  • 412-413-2000

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Covestro LLC

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

PUReWall™ Panels meet ASTM E331 standards.

Jun 28, 2017

Constructed using conventional wood frames and polyurethane-based insulation, PUReWall™ Panels feature minimal potential for condensation in wall assemblies. Available in PUReWall™ 60, PUReWall™ 45 and PUReWall™ 30 configurations, units come with weather-resistant barrier with polyiso board consisting of coated glass facer and taped joints. Suitable for panelizers, builders and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Anti-Scratch Film comes in laser-engravable version.

Apr 26, 2012

Laser-engravable, anti-scratch Makrofol® ID 320 is suited for card producers seeking to incorporate high-resolution images and tactile elements into high-durability, long-life ID documents. Properties simplify card construction while improving security capabilities. Able to be laminated similarly to conventional polycarbonate films, cards made with this film do not require additional layers of... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Green & Clean, Paints & Coatings

Polyaspartic Gelcoat aids water slide restoration.

Oct 14, 2011

Used for restoring water slides, polyaspartic gelcoat technology has life expectancy of years and dry times that accelerate return-to-service - sometimes as soon as 24 hr. Low-odor product is formulated for optimal durability, weather-ability, color and gloss retention, and ultra-low VOC content. This spray-applied, 2-component, ambient-cure gelcoat also has temperature application range that... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Weatherable Resins are formulated to withstand outdoor use.

Sep 15, 2009

Bayblend® W90 XG is opaque, UV-stabilized polycarbonate/acrylonitrile styrene acrylate resin formulated for injection molding parts used in outdoor applications. High-heat variant, Bayblend® W100 XG, is also available. Makroblend® WT203 PC/polyester resin is optimized for weatherability, chemical resistance, impact strength, heat resistance, and flow. All 3 resins are designed to... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Polycarbonate Resin suits thin wall applications.

Aug 04, 2009

Supplied in pellet form for injection-molded applications, radiation-stabilized Makrolon® Rx2435 meets requirements of U.S. FDA-Modified ISO 10993, Part 1 Biological Evaluation of Medical Devices tests. Potential thin-wall applications include dialysis components, catheter connectors, drug delivery devices, and surgical instruments such as trocars, retractors, and handles. Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Polycarbonate Resin targets electrical applications.

Aug 04, 2009

Designed to meet UL 94 5VA at 3 mm thickness, Makrolon® FR7087 offers appearance of glass combined with impact strength and moldability of Makrolon polycarbonate. Clear thermoplastic product offers close to 90% light transmission at 3 mm while having about 1% haze. Selecting materials that meet UL 94 5VA can potentially eliminate need to electrically isolate components from non-flame-retardant... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Polycarbonate Blend Resin targets automotive applications.

Aug 04, 2009

Offering replacement for styrene maleic-anhydride engineering resins that are discontinued, Bayblend® T88 GF-10 glass fiber-reinforced PC/blend resin offers same shrink rate range, allowing OEMs to continue to use existing tooling for automotive interior applications, such as instrument panel retainers and center consoles. Material provides adhesion to polyurethane foams and offers low VOC... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polycarbonate Film helps eliminate debit card fraud.

Jul 30, 2009

Providing identification security, Makrofol® ID ProteXXion contains tiny metallic identification particles, which are distributed stochastically and can be arranged in customized patterns. Metal particles, which measure around 1/10 of a millimeter, can also be provided with alphanumeric information, logos, pictograms, and national emblems. Available in standard thickness of 100 µm, film is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Coatings offer properties beneficial for medical devices.

Jun 18, 2009

Suited for use in medical devices, hydrophilic coatings are intended to combine lubricity and hemocompatibility with mechanical properties of polyurethane. Formulation exhibits minimal swelling and is optimized for strength/durability. Aqueous polyurethane dispersions are of solvent-free nature with low viscosity, while solvent-borne polyurethane solutions are characterized by stability and wet... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Compounded Colors help accentuate medical applications.

Nov 26, 2008

Suited for use with Makrolon® polycarbonate and Bayblend® PC/ABS resins, 4 available Rx Medical LEDA® compounded colors and special effects are compliant with FDA-modified ISO 10993-1 for use in medical applications. Available colors include Electro (medium blue tempered with gray), First Aid (light brown with gray), Stat (red/purple/gray hybrid), and X-Ray (bleach-white with hint of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polyol Dispersions accelerate low-VOC PUR coating cure time.

Jun 05, 2008

Reactive polyol dispersions allow design of waterborne 2-component (2K) polyurethane coating formulations optimized for physical drying, accelerated chemical cure, and minimal VOC properties. Based on technology that includes internal activation of chemical reaction between polyisocyanate and polyol, product increases productivity of low-VOC 2K polyurethane systems to address markets such as... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Coatings combine adjustable reactivity, accelerated cure.

Jun 05, 2008

Optimized for low or near-zero VOC, polyaspartic coatings offer favorable characteristics for outdoor weathering, gloss retention, and corrosion resistance. Rate of reaction and cure can be controlled to formulate mixture with potlife from 5 min to 2 hr. Product can be used as topcoat due to non-yellowing nature, and blocking of UV light prevents undercoat discoloration. Finished topcoat will... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Polyurethane Raw Materials suit exterior automotive coatings.

May 22, 2008

Polyurethane raw materials can be used to formulate self-healing coatings that are scratch- and chemical-resistant, fast-curing, and meet VOC regulations, such as high solids and waterborne coatings. Offering high reactivity and full crosslinking even at low-temperature curing, 2-component polyurethane coatings include hydrogen bonds that allow for thermoplastic flow to relieve stress and allow... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Polycarbonate Alloy meets thin-wall application needs.

May 21, 2008

Specifically for thin-wall electrical equipment applications, Bayblend® FR3041 polycarbonate blend resin does not contain any fillers or chlorinated or brominated flame retardants. RoHS-compliant material, which is resistant to chemicals, impact, and hydrolysis, meets UL-94 flame testing requirements of V0 at 0.75 mm and 5VA testing at 2.3 mm. It complies with requirements of EU Directive... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Polycarbonate Resin suits high-brightness LED applications.

May 21, 2008

Optimized for light transmittance, Makrolon® LED2245 exhibits thermal resistance and impact strength in addition to minimal haze, making it suited for use as LED lens/optic material. Material also features UL-94 flame rating of V-2, where UL-94 is industry standard for flammability of plastic materials for parts in devices and appliances. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermoplastic Polyurethanes target medical applications.

Mar 14, 2008

Formulated for extrusion, injection molding, and blown film processing, Texin 285 offers abrasion resistance and moldability. Desmopan DP 2590A, designed for blown film manufacturing, offers puncture resistance. Both are suited for wound dressings, fabric coatings, tubing, packaging, and films. Extruded or injection molded, Desmopan DP 9370A offer hydrolytic stability and microbe resistance... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Thick Film Coating protects roofing in hurricane zones.

Mar 04, 2008

Formulated specifically to protect metal or concrete industrial roof systems, Baytec® SPR 185A FR is certified for use in high-velocity hurricane zones and has passed UL790 test for fire resistance of roof covering materials. Spray system stands up to demanding environments and offers resistance to ozone, hydrolysis, and many chemicals. Because it is spray applied, Baytec SPR 185A FR... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Solvent-Free Sealant creates smooth concrete surface.

Feb 04, 2008

Used as base resin in solvent-free sealant, Desmoseal® S XP 2636 silane-terminated polyurethane prepolymer eliminates bugholes in concrete surfaces. Product cures with moisture from air, or from substrate to which it is applied. Finished product will not foam in presence of water, and provides optimal UV stability as well as adhesion to concrete. Sealant can be used on any concrete surface... Read More

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