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INSQIN® Waterborne PU

A new generation of PU (Polyurethane) technology for the production of PU-coated fabrics.


INSQIN® Waterborne PU is a technology for textile coatings.

INSQIN® textile increases sustainability of coating by eliminating the need for harmful solvents in the material manufacture, it eliminates risks to workers’ health and of environmental pollution and also enables combining appearance/design and technical performance. Materials using INSQIN® waterborne PU technology also require drastically less water than traditional wet-processed materials and less energy in the production, so the carbon footprint is significantly reduced.

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Key features

  • Increases resource efficiency by using 95% less water and 50% less energy


  • A price range of 3-5 USD/KG while comparable solventborne PU dispersions are sold at a range of 3-9 USD/kg

Categories of Application


Company Profile

Covestro AG

51373 Leverkusen, Germany


SDG's of Application

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Maturity Stage

  • Medium and large scale commercialization
  • Small scale commercialization
  • Initial market commercialization
  • Prototype testing in the real world
  • Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab

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Activity Region

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