Bayer is a world-class innovation company with a 150-year history. Our scientific successes are intended to help improve people’s lives. At the same time, our innovations form the basis for sustainable and profitable business activity and are the key to maintaining or achieving leadership positions in all of our markets.
Our products are helping to address some of today’s biggest challenges, including global population
growth, an aging society and the need to make efficient – and, wherever possible, sustainable – use of
In line with our mission “Bayer: Science For A Better Life”, we aim to improve people’s quality of life.
For this endeavor, we focus on our core competency of developing and successfully commercializing
innovative products and solutions based on scientific knowledge.
Bayer in future will focus entirely on the Life Science businesses – HealthCare and CropScience – and
intends to float Covestro* on the stock market as a separate company. Covestro* will align its organizational and process structures and corporate culture with its own industrial environment and business model in order to become a leading polymers company.