Polycarbonate has been proven and trusted for decades.
Covestro offers product designers, engineers and manufacturers numerous polycarbonate material options. To assist with material selection, we offer a property search function and external databases, which provide thorough, yet concise, comparisons of material properties and applications.
Makrolon® polycarbonate (PC) is virtually unbreakable, lightweight with glass-like transparency and impact resistant – even at extremely low temperatures. It has high dimensional stability and is easily molded, yet has excellent heat resistance.
Manufacturers turn to Apec® copolycarbonate when a high-heat resistant, tough, transparent material with excellent flow properties and high dimensional stability is required.
Product manufacturers searching for the best of both worlds – a thermoplastic blend of PC and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) – do not need to look any further than Bayblend® (PC+ABS; PC+ASA blend) by Covestro.
Makroblend® (PC+PBT; PC+PET blend) resins offer an excellent property profiles widely used for automotive, electrical, electronic, household, sports, leisure and IT applications.
Our breadth of offerings also includes PC sheet and films, providing even more material solutions.
No matter which properties are required, Covestro has the perfect solution and thus best meet OEMs’ needs.