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Covestro created the versatile acrylic workhorse

Our NeoCryl® A-820 resin is a high-performance, 100% acrylic resin designed to meet these needs, particularly in the decorative market. Designed as a highly versatile universal binder, this resin is particularly suitable for wall paint applications.

Covestro to drive sustainability value of its European coating resins portfolio

The withdrawal of APEOs from its European portfolio is the latest step in Covestro’s ambitious sustainability strategy for its Coating Resins business, which includes eliminating chemicals of high concern (CoHC) from all coating resins.

Covestro introduces resin to enable healthier sustainable multi-surface paint systems that last longer

Covestro announced the launch of a new, universal primer resin, NeoCryl® HP-1000, that enables new levels of long-term adhesion and functional performance for trim and lacquer paints.

Covestro expands textured coating resin range with highly functional sandy-feel resin

Covestro announced the release of Skins® Sandy, the newest addition to its Skins® range of haptic coating resins, which enables you to add sand-like texture to packaging.                                           

NeoAdd™ PAX - A breakthrough innovation for low-toxicity crosslinking

The Covestro breakthrough innovation NeoAdd™ PAX enables high-performance, low-toxicity crosslinking for waterborne systems – protecting both surfaces and society.

Covestro enables higher commercial standards in flooring with bio-based, self-matting resin

Covestro announced that its new, bio-based self-matting resin, Decovery® SP-2022 XP, has been successfully integrated by coating formulators Ciranova and Arboritec AB into products launched at Domotex 2020.

Covestro, GIGA, Toxnot and Chenyang Paint collaborate

Covestro announced that the company will partner with GIGA, Toxnot, and Chenyang Paint to advocate ingredient transparency in construction industry.                                             

Helen Mets: Talking purpose with Accenture

Helen Mets recently discussed how our purpose-led strategy is enabling a transformation, and why the best is yet to come.

How can we make a positive impact together?

Let’s do well by doing good! At Covestro, we’ve just launched a new sustainability agenda.

Driving the market for sustainable leather finishes

By working together with TFL, we’ll develop innovative PUD systems for leather finishes – ones that are both more sustainable and higher performance.

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  • Why paint customers need our support to live sustainably


    Why paint customers need our support to live sustainably

    While most people will agree that our world needs to be more sustainable (what is the alternative anyway?), making it happen seems much more problematic. All too often, it’s difficult to translate good intentions into positive actions, strong ideals into tangible steps.

  • Why complaints make the best learning opportunities


    Why complaints make the best learning opportunities

    ‘Don’t leave me hanging on the telephone,’ sang the American rock group, Blondie, back in 1978. Rather than unrequited love, the band might easily have been singing about the trials and tribulations of customer service.

  • The future of furniture is closer than we think


    The future of furniture is closer than we think

    Let’s take a trip together to 2050. For those living in the Netherlands, the day begins with a tasty cup of organic, locally sourced, zero-carbon coffee. Grown just down the road in one of our country’s many vertical farms, and home-delivered by solar-powered drone. After a slice of toast – baked in our very own hydrogen cell oven using biotechnology enabled supergrains – we kiss our loved ones goodbye and set off to work.

  • Sustainability sounds great, but where’s the evidence?


    Sustainability sounds great, but where’s the evidence?

    Any good sales or marketing professional understands the power of having public opinion behind them. And in today’s age of heightened sustainability awareness, companies of all shapes and sizes are keener than ever to demonstrate their ‘green’ credentials.

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