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:

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

New: OPPANOL® BMBcert™ Biomass Balanced

OPPANOL® B 12 BMBcert™ Biomass Balanced is the first polyisobutene derived from 100 % renewable feedstock and deliver measurable CO2 savings. The certified products thus contribute to sustainable development by saving fossil resources and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. This unique solution enables customers to differentiate their products from competition and helps towards achieving their sustainability goals. All of that without compromising on performance and quality.

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