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The construction work of BASF’s battery materials plant in Harjavalta, Finland, is on plan for a start-up in 2022

Preparations and construction of BASF’s battery materials plants in Europe are advancing as planned. After the casting of the foundation for its precursor cathode active material (PCAM) plant in Harjavalta, Finland, BASF has officially started construction. In addition, BASF has secured the construction permits to...

Mobile NIR Spectrometer from Trinamix

Trinamix, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BASF SE, announced the launch of a mobile near infrared (NIR) spectroscopy solution. Spectroscopy is a well-proven analysis method that trinamiX now makes affordable and accessible beyond factory and laboratory applications. Trinamix offers all the needed competences in a single,...

Annual Shareholders’ Meeting 2020 of BASF SE postponement to a later date

Due to the rapid spread of the coronavirus (Sars‑Cov‑2) in Germany, BASF SE will not be able to hold its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting on April 30, 2020 at the Rosengarten Congress Center as planned. The health of employees, shareholders and the service providers involved takes priority. The state of Baden-Württemberg...

During the opening ceremony for the second phase of BASF’s new, world-scale antioxidants plant in Shanghai, China

BASF inaugurated the second phase of its new, world-scale antioxidants manufacturing plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai, China. The second phase comprises a synthesis plant to produce the antioxidants Irgafos 168 and Irganox 1076. With the completion of the second phase, the plant will have an annual capacity of 42,...

World-class smart Verbund site with latest technologies and highest safety and sustainability standards

BASF officially launched its smart Verbund project in Zhanjiang, Guangdong province, China, and commenced building its first plants. It marks a milestone of the company’s US$10 billion investment project announced in July 2018. The first plants will produce engineering plastics and thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) to...

Clément Moreau, CEO and Co-Founder of Sculpteo

To continue to expand its position as a leading service provider in the additive manufacturing sector, BASF New Business GmbH has formally agreed to acquire the online 3D printing service provider Sculpteo. The agreement was signed on November 14, 2019 and is expected to become effective in the next few weeks pending...

Leveraging the concept of virtual assistants, BASF expertise becomes available to its customers, supporting during all stages of the drug development process

On this year’s CPhI Worldwide, BASF will launch and present its new web-based digital solutions, Zoomlab, Regxcellence and "MyProductWorld". An interdisciplinary team of chemists, pharmacists, regulatory specialists and digital experts developed the products from lab to reality. During the show BASF will also announce...

Saori Dubourg was born in 1971 in Augsburg, Germany

The Supervisory Board of BASF SE extended the appointments of BASF Board members Saori Dubourg (47), Markus Kamieth (48) and Wayne T. Smith (59). The appointments of Dubourg and Kamieth have been extended until the end of the Annual Shareholder’s Meeting in 2025. Smith’s appointment has been extended until the end of...

Dupont inaugurates new Thermo-Man burn test unit - at their European Technical Center and takes end-users on a unique Dupont journey

Dupont inaugurated last friday the new Thermo-Man burn test unit at its European Technical Center (ETC) in Meyrin, in the canton of Geneva, Switzerland. The event also included an explorative journey through the Dupont European Technical Center, where Dupont engineers and technicians work with key partners to test and...

BASF’s Ultracur 3D material series fully validated with Origin’s manufacturing-grade printer and platform

BASF 3D Printing Solutions and strategic partner Origin, an open-platform additive-manufacturing printer provider are collaborating with Ecco, a footwear manufacturer to develop a wholly new approach to footwear production. The Danish Ecco Group, an innovative global manufacturer of high-quality footwear, is using the...