WhatsApp service “BASF News”
Keep up-to-date while on the go: As a subscriber to our news service, you will receive the latest press releases via WhatsApp directly to your smartphone or tablet.
This way, you can have an eye on all the current news about BASF while you’re on the move. The news service is offered to all interested users of the WhatsApp messenger service.
Registration for the news service is free and only takes a few minutes. Just click on the WhatsApp button on the right and follow the instructions. Save our phone number as a new contact and send “START” to this contact. You can then choose between German and English.
Of course, you can always unsubscribe from the news service. Just text a message with “STOP” to the sender.
By sending the message "START" to the provided cell phone number, you consent to BASF SE ("BASF") processing your personal data as described below:
BASF processes the following personal data to provide you with information about BASF's latest news: your phone number, your profile picture, all messages you send to BASF and the preference setting you explicitly chose for the information you want to receive (e.g., preferred language).
The described service is directed exclusively at persons who are over sixteen years of age.
You have the right to withdraw your consent at any time. For this purpose, a message with "delete all data" to the provided cell phone number is sufficient. The revocation of consent does not affect the legality of the data processing carried out due to the initial consent until the revocation.
All personal data will be deleted when you send a "delete all data" message to the provided cell phone number.
The provision of said personal data is neither legally nor contractually required. You are not required to provide any personal data. However, if you do not provide personal data, BASF cannot provide you with the aforementioned information.
Information on BASF as the responsible entity, our data protection officer, the consent as the legal basis for the data processing, your rights and recipient categories can be found under basf.com/datenschutz-eu (information on data protection for customers, interested parties and distribution partners of BASF).