Chemical Industry Council honors Covestro

Florence, Italy, October 7, 2016 — Covestro has been recognized by the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC) for its successful use of CO2 in plastics production. The company received CEFIC’s Responsible Care Award in the Environment category. Covestro has recently started using carbon dioxide to produce a key component for making high-grade polyurethane foam thanks to an innovative process that saves on the petroleum-based raw material traditionally used.