Polycarbonate (PC) - news on Plastech

SABIC at Germany's VDI Congress

Lightweight PP and plastic-metal hybrid solutions among those SABIC featuring at Germany's VDI Congress.

World's largest polycarbonate rear quarter window

Largest-ever rear quarter window in SABIC's LEXAN resin sebuts on Buick's new-generation GL8 MPVs.

PC sheets used in sustainable ICEhouse building

ICEhouse building using SABIC's Lexan sheet signifies innovation for the circular economy.


Toyota's sport car with plasma-coated polycarbonate rear quarter window

Toyota's special edition 86 GRMN sports car is the first production vehicle to feature a rear quarter window in polycarbonate (PC) material with a plasma-coat solution.

Albis presents new solutions for LED light applications

Albis Plastic GmbH presents its line of plastic compounds for the lighting industry at the Light + Building 2016 in Frankfurt am Main.

Lexan resin brings light to Spanish pearl of architecture

SABIC supported award-winning "El Batel" project through the development of a polycarbonate material with special luminescent pigments.

Covestro expanding film production in Dormagen

Covestro is expanding its production capacity for polycarbonate films at the Dormagen site.

New head of Covestro's Polycarbonates Segment

Michelle Jou took over as head of Covestro's Polycarbonates Segment effective January 1, 2016.

High-tech plastic for perfect eye protection

The lenses of safety glasses from MCR Safety are made from the extremely impact-resistant Makrolon 3207 polycarbonate from Covestro.

Large format touch sensor capability with 2.5 and 3D formability

At the Consumer Electronics Show, January 6-9, 2016 in Las Vegas, SABIC will introduce a new transparent, conductive polycarbonate (PC) film.

Covestro commits to further partnership with Solar Impulse

Covestro announced that it is extending its sponsorship with Solar Impulse, as it prepares to complete its journey round the world in 2016.

Polycarbonate for capsule endoscopy

For the capsule shell, Shenyang Shangxian uses a special grade of the high-tech polycarbonate Makrolon from Covestro.

Covestro's positive momentum continues

Following a successful third quarter, materials manufacturer Covestro sees confirmation of its confidence for the full fiscal year.

Covestro improves operating result

Materials manufacturer Covestro substantially improved its operating result in the third quarter of 2015.

Intelligent material solution for pedelec batteries

Bayblend plastics from Covestro protect sensitive inner workings.