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Covestro Blog - Archive (people,planet,performance materials)

2021
21
September
2021
| 18:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The “iLumen European Solar Challenge” (IESC) is a 24h solar car race, which took place in Belgium last weekend. Several teams of students from all around Europe traveled to “Circuit Zolder” to participate in this challenge. Amongst them was Team Sonn...
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September
2021
| 18:34 Europe/Amsterdam
26,169.53 kilograms. A lot of mass. About 13 Teslas Model Y. That's how much trash a cleanup group collected only in Cologne in 2021. Too much trash ends up in the environment – where it doesn't belong. Waste is a precious resource. Industry and soci...
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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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25
August
2021
| 16:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Why is a chemical company suddenly interested in clean water?Lorenz Kramer: At Covestro, we are not suddenly interested in water. Rather, we are aware of the special responsibility that the use of this valuable resource entails. Water is both the bas...
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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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10
August
2021
| 21:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Until a few days ago, women's and men's teams from all over the world were fighting for victory in field hockey in Tokyo. For more than 100 years, this discipline has been an integral part of the major sporting events held every four years. Due to th...
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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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28
July
2021
| 11:58 Europe/Amsterdam
“Tag sales” are a summer tradition where I live: Neighbors sell household items they no longer need so that instead of going to the landfill, things like toys, books and decorations end up with new owners. ...
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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
| 17:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Plastics have largely negative public image. Critics see plastic as a problem material which needs to be eliminated. Yet these examples show that plastics are indispensable. ...
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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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05
July
2021
| 11:10 Europe/Amsterdam
"Vizekusen" is a term that once stood for the Bayer Leverkusen soccer team. When the term was coined, somewhen in the early years of this millennium, the team had become German vice-champion. ...
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