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Keep up with the latest news and events at Covestro LLC.


    Covestro LLC, greenlight for girls and Chatham University bring immersive STEM experience to Pittsburgh-area students

    Experts and role models inspire 125 middle- and high-school girls from across Pittsburgh in a day of STEM experiments and mentorship.


    Covestro employees receive receive national 'Women in Manufacturing' leadership award

    Emily Connor and Madison Miller honored by The Manufacturing Institute for Industry Leadership


    American Chemistry Council Awards Covestro LLC Sustainability Leadership Award

    Covestro LLC and University of Pittsburgh collaboration earns ‘Societal Contribution’ award from ACC.


    Covestro and PharmaJet work to take the sting out of vaccinations

    Covestro, a leading polymer company, is proud to announce its collaboration with PharmaJet, a leading biotech company in needle-free injection technology.


    Covestro Works With SmartGuard Rx Inc. To Provide Relief for Snoring

    For the latest formulation of its SmartGuard® Anti-Snore product, SmartGuard® chose Makrolon® 2858 polycarbonate resin for its combination of strength and biocompatibility.


    Covestro debuts innovative and sustainable drug delivery device

    Covestro is pleased to introduce a new proof-of-concept drug delivery device, manufactured from its portfolio of medical-grade polycarbonate resins.


    Covestro builds a bridge to the circular economy at ACS 2022

    Covestro, a leading materials company, will exhibit its portfolio of sustainable coating solutions at the American Coatings Show 2022 in Indianapolis, helping pave the way for a shift to the circular economy.


    Covestro debut life-enhancing healthcare solutions at MD&M West 2022

    Material advancements are creating new, exciting opportunities for healthcare OEMs, engineers and designers.


    Covestro celebrates golden anniversary in Baytown, Texas, with an eye toward a greener future

    On March 17, Covestro employees past and present, as well as much of the community, gathered in downtown Baytown to celebrate the company’s long legacy of success, while keeping an eye toward the future.


    Covestro, The Pittsburgh Penguins and Carnegie Mellon University get an assist from PPG and Athletica Sports Systems in year five of “Rethink the Rink”

    This year’s Make-a-thon explores the intersection of dasher board and glass systems.

  • Bear Robotics and Covestro Team Up To Serve Restaurants In Need

    Makroblend® provides the toughness and dimensional stability needed to appeal to customers and withstand the rigors of a modern kitchen.


    THINC30 Youthquake to young people: your future is climate

    The recent COP26 climate meeting in Glasgow saw young people from around the world convene to protest and assume their role as activists.


    Covestro launches new durable materials for medical device housings and hardware

    Makrolon® and Makroblend® materials feature improved disinfectant resistance and next-generation flame retardancy.

Past news

  • Covestro and Metrex collaboration doubles down on powerful disinfectants in healthcare settings

    Covestro and Metrex jointly tested a variety of materials and disinfectants to demonstrate the compatibility of Covestro polycarbonates with common disinfectants, including Metrex’s CaviWipes 2.0.

  • Covestro commits to cleaner waters with Operation Clean Sweep blue membership

    Operation Clean Sweep, blue membership, Covestro LLC

  • Bright spots Covestro shares key THINC30 2020 takeaways in new blog

    Held amidst the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic, economic uncertainty, racial justice reckoning and the ever-increasing impacts of the climate crisis, Covestro’s THINC30 summit illustrated that when it comes to sustainability, the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) and their interconnectedness are spot on.

  • Covestro announces speaker lineup for THINC30 in October

    For the fourth year in a row, Covestro will host its THINC30 summit, this time virtually and viewed through the lens of current events – the pandemic, racial justice and economic uncertainty, coupled with the climate crisis.

  • Covestro announces virtual THINC30 Summit 2020 UN SDGs Relevance and Recovery

    As the United States continues to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic, economic uncertainty, racial justice reckoning and the ever increasing impacts of the climate crisis, the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) have become more relevant than ever.

  • Covestro and Crystal IS explore impact of UVC disinfection on polycarbonate materials

    Ultraviolet C (UVC) light, which is already widely used for disinfecting water, is also increasingly used to disinfect surfaces.

  • In latest blog Covestros Lucore asks What else can we do

    As Covestro LLC unveils its new North American sustainability and corporate social responsibility magazine featuring its innovative collaborations with community and environmental organizations in support of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, its head of CSR and sustainability, Rebecca Lucore, urges people in a new Medium blog to continue their work amid the pandemic and social unrest with passion, compassion, kindness, equity and inclusiveness leading the way.

  • Thermally conductive polycarbonate from Covestro shines brightly in OEM fog lamp housing

    Automakers frequently turn to plastics for their versatility and strong performance in a variety of innovative applications.

  • Covestro LLC honored with Responsible Care Initiative of the Year Award

    With a nod to an inventive new take on safety training programs, the American Chemistry Council (ACC) honored Covestro LLC with the Responsible Care® Initiative of the Year Award.

  • Covestro LLC focuses COVID-19 support efforts in regions it calls home

    As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact countries around the world, Covestro LLC is responding to the needs of the U.S. communities it calls home through a unique blend of monetary and non-monetary donations, online STEM learning opportunities, employee giving and volunteerism.

  • Covestro LLC donates 67500 to local food programs amid COVID19 outbreak

    As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the United States, Covestro LLC has donated $67,500 to local food banks to aid communities across the country where the company has local operations.

  • Pittsburgh Penguins, Covestro and Carnegie Mellon shoot for a hat trick in year three of ‘Rethink the Rink’

    Make-a-thon 2020’ explores innovation opportunities in protective padding

  • A better auto-injector with Covestro polycarbonate

    Convenience and comfort

  • Covestro polycarbonate gives smart device a leg up

    Compression innovation

  • Breakthrough in animal drug delivery relies on Covestro polycarbonates

    Paws-itively life-enhancing solutions

  • Vitreoretinal surgical device utilizes Covestro polycarbonate

    An eye-deal material

  • Covestro formulates lifeenhancing solutions at MDM West 2020

    Pushing boundaries in healthcare materials

  • New medical-grade polycarbonates from Covestro meet demands for drug delivery and surgical devices

    With more than 50 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Covestro continues to expand its materials offering to help manufacturers meet requirements for life-enhancing applications.

  • Covestro to pause MDI investment project in Baytown, Texas

    Project to pause for 18-24 months, company remains committed to MDI market

  • Stress-recovery wearable helps the body bounce back with Covestro polycarbonate blend

    Wearables are seemingly everywhere, monitoring our sleep, tracking our heart rate variability (HRV) — a key metric of health and recovery — and more.

  • Covestro teams up with Mattress Recycling Council to advance circular economy

    Collaborating for a brighter world

  • Covestro to purchase Robinson Township campus

    Covestro LLC has entered into an agreement with Bayer Corporation to purchase Bayer’s Robinson Township campus in Pittsburgh, which is home to Covestro’s U.S. headquarters.

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