Country: Germany  
Adress: 51368 Leverkusen  
Contact: Dr. Dirk J. Dijkstra  
Phone: +49 2143058368  


Covestro (from September 1, 2015 Bayer MaterialScience is operating under the Covestro name) is among the world’s leading manufacturers of polymers and high-performance plastics. Covestro is organized into three large business units: Polyurethanes, Polycarbonates, and Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties. These are augmented by the Industrial Operations unit.
The Polyurethanes business unit develops and produces the components for rigid and flexible foams for a broad spectrum of applications that range from mattresses and shoe soles to insulating materials for refrigeration appliances and buildings.
The Polycarbonates business unit produces transparent, hard and freely formable high-performance plastics that can be used in a variety of ways, including in the automotive and construction industries.
The Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties business unit produces specialty raw materials that help protect such items as automobiles, aircraft and wind turbines against the effects of weather.