With sales in 2014 of 11.7 billion Euros, Covestro is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high-tech polymer materials and focuses on innovative PU solutions to improve quality of life, under the vision-
“ To Make the World a Brighter Place. “
For the textiles industry our product portfolio of waterborne polyurethane dispersions are used in the manufacture of PU synthetics and other PU-coated fabric materials, used in diverse applications including apparel and footwear, automotive and technical. They help our customers reach both product innovation and sustainability goals.
INSQIN® also represents innovation in service and approach. Covestro works together directly with brand owners as well as with certified partner manufacturers, supporting the development and introduction of game-changing new materials, enabling inspiration to create new products for consumers and promoting the supply chain transparency sought by the industry.
Becoming a Bluesign system partner was a natural decision for us since we firmly believe in both the vision of the Company as well as the underlying principle of the system: that of managing input streams as the best route to creating a more sustainable textiles industry. We are proud to be part of the growing community.
Nick Smith, Vice President, Global Head Textile Coatings