PITTSBURGH, Pa. (Jan. 4, 2010)—Bayer MaterialScience L.L.C. has merged its Deerfield Urethane Inc. thermoplastic polyurethane and elastomer films subsidiary into a new unit called Functional Films.
The change groups together all Bayer MaterialScience's specialty films operations, the firm said. The unit is part of the company's Coating, Adhesives and Specialties business.
Bayer MaterialScience said the change will enhance the firm's product and application development capabilities, improve technologies and broaden its product lines