Regional Innovation Hub

Polymer Research and Development Center

Polymer Research and Development Center

Covestro hosts technical development and research facilities for its Polyurethanes (PUR), Polycarbonates (PCS), and Coatings, Adhesives, Specialties (CAS) business units in Shanghai Polymer Research & Development Center (PRDC). Each of these business units has the capacity to provide technical service, new application development, and training for customers and staff. A key objective of the PRDC is to set new standards of service in the industry by actively triggering and influencing new materials development, and the use of such materials for innovative purposes.

The PRDC is a significant hub of Covestro’s global technology innovation network, facilitating the efficient exchange of information and technology for the benefit of customers around the world. Technical experts work closely with other experts at the company’s main headquarters in Leverkusen, Germany, and also those in Pittsburgh, USA, and Amagasaki, Japan to provide the customers with effective technical supports and services.