Systems and Raw Materials for the Production of Rigid and
Semi-Rigid Polyurethane Foam, Flexible Polyurethane Foam and
MaterialScience is the world's leading manufacturer of polyurethane
raw materials and polyurethane systems for rigid, semi-rigid
and flexible polyurethane foams and polyurethane elastomers.
MaterialScience produces the polyurethane raw materials MDI
and TDI at its worldscale units in Baytown, Texas.
Polyurethanes Business Unit offers a wealth of high-quality
polyurethane raw materials
— isocyanates, polyols and prepolymers — and polyurethane
systems to formulate and process polyurethane products.
For the processing and performance
needs of almost any application, Bayer offers one of the broadest
product lines in the polyurethane
industry and a global manufacturing base in MDI (diphenylmethane
diisocyanate), TDI (toluene diisocyanate) and PET (polyether)
products. Customers in the appliance, automotive,
construction, furniture and recreation industries, to name
a few, turn to Bayer as their polyurethane supplier.
North America, the Polyurethanes Business Unit services the
NAFTA region (Canada, Mexico and the United States). Polyurethane
research, technical and manufacturing facilities in this region
join with Bayer polyurethane facilities around the globe to
form a worldwide manufacturing and technical network capable
of supporting customers in virtually every part of the world.