Covestro says that it is working with lighting company Signify to supply its polycarbonate materials for 3D printing.

According to the company, the polycarbonate has high impact, heat resistance, transparency and flame-retardance and is 100% recyclable.

Covestro says that it also upgrading its laboratories for 3D printing at its Leverkusen, Pittsburgh and Shanghai sites, where it develops and tests material solutions for serial additive manufacturing (AM).

This story uses material from Covestro, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.