BASF Construction Chemicals

BASF Construction Chemicals

Innovative light guidance system illuminates windowless rooms
Improved well-being and lower energy consumption
Wide range of design possibilities for architects
How can natural daylight be brought into building interiors so even windowless rooms do not need artificial light during the day? And how can sunlight be used optimally behind glass...

Passive temperature management impresses jury of the iF Design Award
Paint formulation reduces temperature rise inside vehicles
Functional properties of paints support modern mobility
BASF’s Coatings division has won the internationally coveted iF Design Award in the category “Automobiles/Vehicles” for its functional paint technology for...

Foaming simulation of polyurethane systems now also available for car steering wheels
Virtual process design improves air ventilation in molds and predicts foam density distribution
Advantages for steering wheel manufacturers: faster component development and tailored, more reliable process
BASF has expanded its simulation tool Ultrasim® so...

New Ultrasim® module recognizes undesired thermal deformations at an early stage
Temperature simulations from -40 to 150°C taking account of the anisotropic fiber orientation in injection-molded plastic components
Exact predictions save development cycles
BASF now offers a new module for simulating applications of injection-molded components....

Provides measurable improvements in butylene yields
Preserves unit conversion and valuable fuels yields
Helps refiners to reduce sulfur content of gasoline pool
BASF announced today the launch of Evolve™, a proprietary new Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) additive designed for butylene selectivity. Evolve provides measurable improvements in...

BASF, the world’s largest chemical supplier to the automotive industry, has closed its agreement to form BASF Toda America LLC (BTA). As the next step in BASF’s business growth strategy for its battery materials business, the new entity will be majority owned and controlled by BASF and is the second successful collaboration of BASF and TODA. BTA...

Cooperation between Addcon, BASF – online sale on Amazon
Viaform® is an efficient and proven deicer
Better biodegradability than conventional products
Based on salts derived from BASF formic acid
The Addcon Group and BASF have teamed up to develop a solution for the online distribution of a deicer for private use on Amazon. Addcon markets the...

BASF Construction Chemicals

 •  February 27

Fourth quarter 2017:
Sales of €16.1 billion (plus 8% compared with prior-year quarter)
EBIT before special items of €1.9 billion (plus 58% compared with
prior-year quarter)
Full year 2017:
Substantial volume growth in all segments
Earnings per share of €6.62 (plus 50%);
adjusted earnings per share of €6.44 (plus 33%)
Operating cash flow of...

BASF Construction Chemicals

 •  February 22

BASF Corporation is introducing Hepaxa™, a product that can help tens of millions of patients manage Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD), one of the most common forms of chronic liver disease. Providing highly concentrated and pure eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), Hepaxa is the first product in the U.S. specifically...

BASF Construction Chemicals

 •  February 20

BASF’s Coatings division has launched new product lines in Europe for its Glasurit® and R-M® refinish paint brands that make automotive refinishing more sustainable. They are the world’s first refinish products manufactured according to the certified biomass balance approach, therefore contributing to reduce CO2 emissions.
For the biomass balance...