Covestro, a leading company in the ID/Security industry, has more than thirty years of experience in the field of material solutions and develops films meeting extremely high security requirements. Covestro offers a widely diversified, high-quality range of polycarbonate- and thermoplastic polyurethane-based technical films that cover a broad spectrum of properties. Covestro’s film solutions enable the incorporation of a wide range of security features in ID cards. The company focuses on market needs and provides specialty film solutions and innovative technologies for future security documents.
With 2021 sales of EUR 15.9 billion, Covestro is among the world’s leading polymer companies. Business activities are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative, sustainable solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. In doing so, Covestro is fully committed to the circular economy and is striving to become climate neutral by 2035 (scope 1 and 2). The main industries served are the automotive and transportation industries, construction, furniture and wood processing, as well as electrical, electronics, and household appliances industries. Other sectors include sports and leisure, cosmetics, health and the chemical industry itself. At the end of 2021, the company had 50 production sites worldwide and employed approximately 17,900 people (calculated as full-time equivalents).