Founded in Rehau, Germany, in 1948, REHAU Incorporated is a world wide provider of polymer-based solutions to the automotive, construction and industrial industry sectors. The company has particular expertise in the materials development, systems design and surface technology areas. The company s construction industry applications include products and systems for the window and door, heating and plumbing, fire protection and pipe markets. Its automotive programs include exterior components such as bumpers and fenders, intelligent modules for water and air management and a number of thermoplastic sealing systems. The company also provides wide array of polymer-based product solutions to the agricultural, furniture, appliance, railway and air conditioning industries. REHAU Incorporated maintains its administraive headquarters in Muri, Switzerland, and has operations throughout Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia and Australia, including a facility in Leesburg, Va.