Automotive

As the automotive landscape is changing before our very windshields, BASF is committed to chemistry-driven innovation for the automotive industry.  Partnering with BASF, automakers can develop world-class vehicles that take on the changing automotive industry.  We’re focused on creating chemistry for a sustainable future – targeting both the challenges of today, and the ones down the road.  From hood to hitch, BASF has solutions for all parts of the car.  Learn more at automotive.basf.us.

Adsorbents

BASF offers a variety of adsorbents that are uniquely suitable for automobile emission systems. These products are exceptionally stable with high bulk densities and surface areas. They are useful in reducing the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) released from automotive exhausts.

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Battery material Solutions

Battery Material Solutions

BASF offers a portfolio of advanced application specific cathode materials to support higher energy density, safety and improved efficiency for lithium-ion batteries.

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Catalysts

Catalysts

BASF’s mobile emission control technologies offer cost-effective regulatory compliance solutions for light-duty gasoline and diesel engines, heavy-duty diesel engines, motorcycles, small engines, and more.

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Coatings

Coatings

Coating materials from BASF Coatings protect surfaces and give them color and luster. Our products and processes set the standard for eco-efficiency. Every day, our research and development teams work to make coatings of the future more high-performance and more eco-friendly. When it comes to automotive OEM paints, automotive refinish products, and industrial paints, BASF Coatings is the global player in the coatings industry.

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Dispersions And Pigments

Dispersions & Pigments

The Dispersions & Pigments division is a leading global supplier of pigments, resins, dispersions and additives such as photoinitiators, light stabilizers and formulation additives for the paint & coatings, printing & packaging, adhesives & fiber bonding, nonwoven materials & natural fiber composites, and asphalt modification industries.

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Engineering Plastics

Engineering Plastics

BASF is one of the leading producers of Engineering Plastics globally for the automotive industry. BASF has the expertise from both a material and a design standpoint to help our customers be more successful and innovation in areas such as lightweighting and space-saving designs.

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Inorganics

Monomers

The Monomers division develops and produces one of the world’s most extensive ranges of inorganic chemicals, natural gas-based products and metal compounds for customers in the construction, pharmaceutical, foodstuffs and timber products industries.

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Intermediates

Intermediates

BASF is the world's leading chemical company and the largest producer of formic acid. BASF and Tekion will jointly develop and test a tailor-made formic acid formulation. The two companies will also work together on the development of applicable codes and standards and will share their expertise on materials compatibility for fuel cells.

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Performance Chemicals

Performance Chemicals

Performance Chemicals offers solutions for the automotive industry including additives and pigments for plastics that go into automotive interiors and exteriors; lubricant additives and synthetic lubricants; and fuel additives.

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Petrochemicals

Petrochemicals

The Petrochemicals division supplies products to internal as well as external customers in the following industries: chemical manufacturing, construction, food and beverage, and agriculture.

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Polyurethanes

Polyurethanes

BASF is the leading supplier of Polyurethane Solutions for systems, specialties and PU basic products. With its global network of 38 polyurethane system houses and its comprehensive product and service portfolio, BASF is the preferred partner of its customers in many industries

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Precious Metals Services

Precious Metals Services

BASF provides a full loop of precious metals services.

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Styrolutions

Styrolution

Styrolution offers the broadest product range in the styrenics world, encompassing both consistent and high-quality commodities with outstanding reliability and highly innovative specialties with excellent performance characteristics

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