BASF’s biomass balance approach

Reduce CO2 emissions and save fossil resources 

BASF’s biomass balance approach contributes to the use of renewable raw materials in BASF's integrated production system and can be applied to the majority of BASF's product portfolio.


Benefits of the biomass balance approach:

  • Reduces greenhouse gas emissions
  • Saves fossil resources
  • Drives the use of renewable resources
  • Is independently certified
  • Ensures identical product quality and properties

Video: BASF's biomass balance approach

Biomass Balance
Biomass Balance
Ellen MacArthur Foundation_White Paper_2019 (auf Englisch)

Ellen MacArthur Foundation White Paper 2019

Position of PlasticsEurope on the 2nd Reading of

Download the PlasticsEurope position paper on the "Mass balance approach to accelerate the use of renewable feedstocks in chemical processes" - 29 January 2020 here

BASF's Biomass Balance Approach brochure