Hysorb® Biomass Balanced


Application: Superabsorbent polymers for disposable diapers, feminine hygiene and incontinence products

Sustainability performance:

  • BASF’s biomass balance approach drives the replacement of fossil with renewable resources in the value chain of this or other BASF products. 
  • Renewable feedstock with sustainability certificate is used at the beginning of the production chain and then allocated to this biomass balanced product*, based on third-party standard by REDcert2.
  • LCA results (3rd party reviewed BASF assessment): saves fossil resources and reduces carbon footprint compared to non biomass balanced HySorb®.
  • High performance superabsorbent: drop-in solution.


High performance superabsorbent driving the use of biomass


Product information




Sustainability Criteria:

Resource efficiency


Climate change