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Surface Technologies

The Surface Technologies segment comprises the Catalysts and Coatings divisions. The segment bundles the chemical surface solution businesses. Its portfolio includes coatings, surface treatments, catalysts and battery materials for the automotive and chemical industries. The aim is to drive organic growth by leveraging our portfolio of technologies and establishing BASF as a leading and innovative solution provider in fields such as battery materials.

Divisions

Catalysts

Automotive and process catalysts, battery materials, precious and base metal trading, recycling

Coatings

Coatings solutions, surface treatments, decorative paints

At the BASF Engine Lab in Union, New Jersey, two employees replace a catalyst in a heavy duty diesel truck exhaust system for the next drive cycle evaluation.

Last Update June 19, 2020