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BASF

Founded: 1998

Website: http://www.basf.com

BASF SE operates as a chemical company worldwide. The company conducts its operations through six business segments, including Chemicals, Plastics, ... More » BASF SE operates as a chemical company worldwide. The company conducts its operations through six business segments, including Chemicals, Plastics, Performance Products, Functional Solutions, Agricultural Solutions, and Oil and Gas. Chemicals segment In the Chemicals segment, the company offers products for customers in the chemical, electronic, construction, textile, automotive, pharmaceutical, and agricultural industries; and provides other BASF segments with chemicals for the production of higher-value products. The company’s portfolio ranges from basic chemicals, glues and electronic chemicals for the semiconductor and flat panel display industry, to solvents and plasticizers, as well as starting materials for detergents, plastics, textile fibers, paints, coatings and pharmaceuticals. The Chemicals segment consists of the Inorganics, Petrochemicals and Intermediates divisions. Inorganics: The company’s basic products are ammonia, methanol, sodium hydroxide, chlorine, as well as sulfuric and nitric acid. It serves electronic chemicals market in Asia and Europe. Petrochemicals division: The Petrochemicals division offers a range of products, such as ethylene, propylene, butadiene, and benzene are produced in steam crackers from naphtha or natural gas. In further processing stages, the company produces alcohols, solvents and plasticizers for the chemicals and plastics industries. Alkylene oxides and glycols are starting materials for the detergents, automotive, packaging and textile industries. Intermediates: With its 600 products, the company’s Intermediates division develops, produces, and markets a range of intermediates of all producers worldwide. The company’s product lines include amines, diols, polyalcohols, acids and specialties. They serve as starting materials for products such as coatings, plastics, pharmaceuticals, textile fibers, crop protection products, as well as detergents and cleaners. Plastics segment The Plastics segment offers a range of products, system solutions and services. The company offers engineering plastics for the automotive and electric industries, as well as for use in household appliances, sport and leisure. The company’s styrenic foams are used as insulating materials in the construction industry and in the packaging industry. The company’s polyurethanes are versatile: as soft foams, they are to be found in car seats and mattresses, and as rigid foams they serve as insulation in refrigerators. This segment produces plastics. The Performance Polymers and Polyurethanes divisions offer its customers energy-efficient products, system solutions and services. The company’s customers are primarily in the automotive, electric/electronics, textile, packaging and construction industries. Performance Polymers: The company offers performance polymers, such as engineering plastics, polyamide and polyamide intermediates, as well as foams and specialty plastics for various applications. Polyurethanes: The company offers Polyurethanes, such as basic products, customer-specific systems and specialties for automotive, construction and furniture industries, as well as household appliances. Performance Products The Performance Products segment consists of the Acrylics & Dispersions, Care Chemicals and Performance Chemicals divisions. [ CrunchBase ]

Corporate Spotlight Interview: BASF SE and BASF North America

January 24, 2013 08:03 AM EST By: Jennifer Rocha Dr. Jens Rieger, Senior Vice President, Advanced Materials and Systems Research-Technology Incubation, BASF SE and Dr. Svetlana Dimovski, Manager, Open Innovation and Science Relations, BASF North America speak to TechConnect News about ...

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Press Release/ BASF and The Petroleum Institute Cooperate on Gas Treatment Research - Energy - BASF...

Both BASF and PI complement each others capabilities in developing efficient and economical gas treatment processes, said Professor Dr. Vikas Mittal, Associate Professor at PIs Chemical Engineering Department, managing the development of membranes for gas separation. The PI was ...

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BASF increases competitiveness of its Performance Products segment through restructuring in its pap...

In this area, licensing of intellectual property, development partnerships and smaller acquisitions are possible,” said Dr. Uwe Liebelt, President of the Paper Chemicals division. Recently, BASF signed an agreement with the French company BT3 technologies S.A.S. to evaluate the joint ...

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Hawaii's Kauai Island moves to curb gene-altered crops, pesticide testing - Yahoo News

But testifying at the hearing, BASF representative Kirby Kester said that passage of the bill was unwarranted because there is no evidence the companies are doing any harm. And prior to the meeting, Mark Phillipson, spokesman for Syngenta Hawaii, said the industry was committed to a safe ...

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BASF to produce paper-coating binders at its Hamina site :: Chemical Engineering

BASF - With this, we provide paper manufacturers an additional interesting solution to further reduce their costs,” says Andreas Tuerk, senior vice president, Paper Chemicals Europe...

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BASF SE : BASF supports ‘Achieving Efficiency’ theme at SAE World Congress | 4-Traders

FLORHAM PARK, NJ, March 25, 2013 -- BASF will sponsor and participate in the 2013 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) World Congress, April 16-18, at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan. As the leading chemical supplier to the automotive industry, BASF develops functional materials and ...

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BASF presents insulation solutions to support sustainable development | Press Releases | Eco-Busine...

Mr Mark Volmer, Senior Vice President of BASF Construction Chemicals Asia Pacific said, “As the world’s leading chemical company, BASF has been exploring for many years how to realize sustainable development through innovation. We have always paid great attention to environmental ...

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BASF donates $1 million to College of Engineering for lab - lsureveille.com : News

BASF - According to an email from Jolen Stein, community relations manager at BASF, the company has a sizeable stake in the development of young engineers, and the lab will be integral to educating a new generation of sustainability-minded scientists. “The lab space will encourage innovation...

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BASF SE : National University of Singapore and BASF embark on joint graphene research | 4-Traders

Through this cooperation, we aim to greatly advance the performance of graphene-based next generation organic electronic devices," says Dr Kitty Cha, a graphene research scientist at BASF who is managing the project. The scientific aspects of the collaboration at NUS are coordinated by ...

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK: BASF expansion of RTP research facilities includes high-tech ‘insect zoo’ |...

BASF - RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK — Along with new greenhouses, laboratories and office space, chemical giant BASF’s $33 million expansion here includes a series of rooms that have been dubbed “the insect zoo” by Nigel Armes, the company’s director of research and development operations. The ...

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