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2022
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January
2022
| 15:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Today is January 20, 2022. That means I've been working as a Trainee at Covestro for almost a year now – and yes, time flies. Shortly after starting in February 2021, I thought about how I would structure my two-year traineeship. Within two years the...
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January
2022
| 10:51 Europe/Amsterdam
We all still have the images in our minds. In July, parts of Germany were flooded by a devastating flood that left behind impassable roads, collapsed houses and desperate people. Some Covestro colleagues were and are also affected by the destruction....
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2021
22
December
2021
| 13:59 Europe/Amsterdam
2021 is another year that can barely be described as brilliant in retrospect. Heat waves in China, the USA and southern Europe. Floods in Western and Central Europe. Earthquake in Haiti. It would be nice to take a break from wave riding, but with a v...
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09
December
2021
| 12:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Women are still underrepresented in IT professions. Despite this, Aline Barray actively chose it. In this interview, she talks about what helped her along the way and why time spent abroad was formative. ...
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November
2021
| 10:35 Europe/Amsterdam
I sleepily open my sticky eyes. Music can be heard in the distance. Some annoying song that is hard to bear. Especially at this time of day. The clock shows exactly 5:00 am. The music gets louder, footsteps approach. I hear annoyed grumbling from the...
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23
November
2021
| 11:56 Europe/Amsterdam
An event format for all employees entirely dedicated to networking, exchange, and inspiration – and, of course, the presentation of awards for the best innovation projects at Covestro: That’s the Innovation Celebration, which has been held regularly ...
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02
November
2021
| 15:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Covestro employees from Mexico have set up a women's network. In a safe space, they are allowed to exchange experiences on the topic of gender equity openly and without prejudice. ...
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28
October
2021
| 15:28 Europe/Amsterdam
To give children and adults in Taiwan the opportunity to do science at home at their leisure, Covestro is inviting them to try all of its MagicMaterial School experiments in their own homes. ...
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16
September
2021
| 10:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Sucheta, what does safety mean to you personally?Safety is a basic non-negotiable human requirement. It's no different for me, personally or professionally. Its meaning and interpretation can often vary from person to person. But ultimately, from my ...
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31
August
2021
| 14:51 Europe/Amsterdam
You can learn a lot in a six-month internship, if you find the fitting position for you. Now, at the end of my internship at Covestro, I can say that it was a great fit for me! I'd like to share some of the reasons why, and maybe you'll directly want...
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17
August
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Sönke Ibs has already experienced a lot throughout his career. After starting his professional path in 1995, Ibs joined Bayer in 2001. After starting his career in the field of planning electrical systems, he worked as an energy manager and in mainte...
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03
August
2021
| 14:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Traversing an entire continent fueled only by the power of the sun is the goal of the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge. In what is probably the world’s toughest solar car race, it is not just a matter of surviving the 3,000-kilometer route from Darw...
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13
July
2021
| 16:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Event management has been transformed by the Corona crisis more than almost any other industry. On-site events have been replaced by virtual events. Covestro's Annual Press Conference was also held entirely digitally. Daniela Schreiber has co-organiz...
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05
July
2021
| 17:55 Europe/Amsterdam
June 2021 was the most colorful Pride Month I have experienced. Many individuals and organizations around the world have shown color, a symbol for their growing commitment to diversity and inclusion in our society.  ...
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05
July
2021
| 16:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Covestro aims to allocate 80 percent of the project expenditures for Research and Development (R&D) in areas that support the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This is one of the five sustainability goals that Covestro aims to achieve by 2025....
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