The dimensions are tiny but their potential is huge: nanotechnology is one of the strongest innovation drivers in research and development. BASF is convinced of the possibilities offered by this cross-sectional technology. We can use it to develop sustainable innovations to meet the challenges of the future.
The global population is predicted to reach nine billion by 2050. They will all need adequate living space, a secure energy supply and good medical care.
Nanotechnology will be indispensable in making this happen while simultaneously safeguarding the environment.
Final report BASF Dialog Forum Nano 2011/2012
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"For BASF, nanotechnology is not only an important area of research, but also the key to numerous innovations. For example, nanomaterials with new functionalities are innovation drivers in many business areas, such as health, electronics, housing and construction, automotive and energy."