Bayer MaterialScience LLC


Cello of the future uses aliphatic polyurethane

September 4, 2013 1:49 pm ET

Bayer MaterialScience AG says aliphatic polyurethane may help tempt people into learning the cello through innovative design.

Bayer maintains ambitious 2013 forecast

August 1, 2013 2:28 pm ET

Bayer AG has reported second quarter figures that were broadly in line with market expectations, while sales in its MaterialScience arm came under pressure in the past three months.

Bayer plans commercial production of CO2-based polyols

July 25, 2013 11:47 am ET

LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY — Following a two-year test phase, Bayer MaterialScience is aiming to commercialize the use of carbon dioxide as a raw material for polyurethane foam.


Student injects originality into design awards

July 15, 2013 2:42 pm ET

A student-designed cartridge syringe, created for use in disaster zones, has won the 2013 Design Innovation in Plastics (DIP) award.


K show-related items from BASF, Bayer MaterialScience featured

July 1, 2013 1:30 pm ET

AKRON, OHIO — K show-related items from BASF SE and Bayer MaterialScience are featured in this week's Material Insights video. Also featured is news of Pinnacle Polymers' declaration of force majeure on PP production, as well as news that...


DAK Americas to close down North Carolina PET resin plant

June 24, 2013 2:16 pm ET

AKRON, OHIO — DAK Americas LLC's decision to close its PET resin plant in Wilmington, N.C., is featured in this week's Material Insights video. Also this week we feature news that Shintech Inc. plans to add almost 700 million pounds of PVC...


Bayer MaterialScience touts engineering plastics innovations

June 20, 2013 4:20 pm ET

LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY — Bayer AG is looking pretty fit for a 150-year-old firm — as seen by its Bayer MaterialScience unit heading to K 2013 with success stories based on engineering plastics.


Electroactive polymers help listeners 'feel' sound

June 4, 2013 12:46 pm ET

CINCINNATI — The next time you listen to a live album, you could do more than just hear applause; you might be able to feel it. Artificial Muscle Inc., a subsidiary of Bayer MaterialScience LLC, is bringing electroactive polymer technology to...

Bayer MaterialScience inaugurates Asia-Pacific innovation hub in Shanghai

May 21, 2013 12:18 pm ET

SHANGHAI — Bayer MaterialScience AG has officially inaugurated its Asia-Pacific regional innovation hub at the Polymer Research & Development center in Shanghai.

Bayer MaterialScience to close carbon nano projects

May 9, 2013 11:39 am ET

LEVERKUSEN, GERMANY — Blaming a lack of application opportunities, Bayer MaterialScience AG is bringing its carbon nano (CNT) projects to a close.

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