Chemical industry agrees on global standard for calculating product carbon footprint

TfS approach for chemical industry value chains supported by BASF BASF welcomes the new standard and is committed to further contribute to the success of the TfS initiative As part of the joint initiative “Together for Sustainability” (TfS), 37 companies from the chemical industry, including BASF, have agreed on a global guideline for calculating product Read more about Chemical industry agrees on global standard for calculating product carbon footprint[…]

BASF Coatings inaugurates new electrocoat research center

The newly built e-coat research center offers BASF Coatings uniquetechnical possibilities worldwide With this innovative research center, BASF’s Coatings division is makinga further contribution to its customers’ success In addition to quality and efficiency, occupational health and safety weregiven high priority in planning and construction BASF Coatings has inaugurated a new research center for electrophoretic Read more about BASF Coatings inaugurates new electrocoat research center[…]

BASF announces innovation partnership with RiKarbon on emollients derived from bio-waste

. – Partnership builds on successful R&D activities of RiKarbon Inc. for new green emollients from bio-waste for personal care formulations – BASF to leverage its customer access and manufacturing capabilities to scale-up RiKarbon’s technology and to drive innovation to the personal care market – Further example of Care 360° – Solutions for Sustainable Life Read more about BASF announces innovation partnership with RiKarbon on emollients derived from bio-waste[…]

BASF Zhanjiang Verbund site in China: Inauguration of the first plant

BASF is inaugurating the first plant of its new Zhanjiang Verbund site in the province Guangdong in South China today. The plant will provide a capacity of 60,000 metric tons of engineering plastics compounds per year in China for customers, particularly in the automotive and electronics industries. Upon completion, the new Verbund site Zhanjiang will Read more about BASF Zhanjiang Verbund site in China: Inauguration of the first plant[…]

BASF announces an innovation partnership with start-up Ingredi, China, including a strategic equity investment

. – Partnership to leverage the capabilities of both parties – Equity investment to enable further production capacity at Ingredi and bringnew solutions to the market – Further example of Care 360° – Solutions for Sustainable Life of BASF’sCare Chemicals division BASF and Ingredi, a China based supplier of natural actives and solutions for the Read more about BASF announces an innovation partnership with start-up Ingredi, China, including a strategic equity investment[…]

BASF to divest its Nutrilife® baking enzymes business to Lallemand

BASF has entered into a binding agreement with Lallemand Inc’s subsidiary, Danstar Ferment AG, to divest the BASF Nutrilife® baking enzymes portfolio and business. Nutrilife® enables food suppliers produce affordable, healthy and appealing food products while contributing to more efficient use of resources. Subject to customary closing conditions, the transaction is expected to complete on Read more about BASF to divest its Nutrilife® baking enzymes business to Lallemand[…]

BASF and Corteva Agriscience collaborate to deliver the future of weed control to soybean farmers

. ◼ Industry-first multigenerational soybean weed management by cross-licensing new technologies and complementary herbicides ◼ Development of multiple products expected to offer farmers expanded options for herbicide-tolerant soybeans in the early 2030s ◼ Trait stack with four modes of action and new herbicides will help address problematic weeds BASF and Corteva Agriscience today announced a Read more about BASF and Corteva Agriscience collaborate to deliver the future of weed control to soybean farmers[…]

BASF and Sulzer Chemtech sign Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate in sustainable technologies

Strategic partnership to reduce the carbon intensity of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel production Collaboration to develop innovative, cost-effective chemical processing solutions to turn mixed plastic waste into valuable materials BASF and Sulzer Chemtech (GTC Technology) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the goal of advancing technologies for renewable fuels and chemically Read more about BASF and Sulzer Chemtech sign Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate in sustainable technologies[…]

BASF enters power agreements for clean energy supply of more than 20 BASF sites across the United States

BASF enables renewable energy projects by signing VPPAs totaling 250 MW Energy supply for more than 20 manufacturing sites will be offset with solar and wind power Share of renewable energy will rise to more than 25% of BASF’s total electricity consumption in North America BASF is committed to renewable energy solutions to power its sites Read more about BASF enters power agreements for clean energy supply of more than 20 BASF sites across the United States[…]

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The Hollandse Kust Zuid wind farm, which is currently under construction, has successfully generated its first electricity. While still in their testing phase, the first operating turbines are already producing electricity, which is transferred to shore via an offshore transformation station and fed into the Dutch grid. The wind farm is located in the North Read more about Das aktuelle Foto[…]