Up-to-date, free picture material for journalists
- New press photos online
- Sustainable construction, United Arab Emirates
- Plant biotechnology, USA
On the newly designed press photo site, BASF offers journalists around the world up-to-date and multi-purpose picture material on a regular basis.
- New press photos on “Sustainable construction in the United Arab Emirates”
The construction industry in Dubai is going through a period of change: instead of higher, faster and bigger, more and more contractors are opting for sustainable solutions. BASF supplies the construction sites of the world’s tallest building Burj Dubai, the Dubai metro and the luxury East Hotel with energyefficient construction materials.
- New press photos on “Plant biotechnology, USA”
In the United States, BASF Plant Science scientists develop genetically optimized crops including corn and soybean. The purpose is to offer farmers crops with new characteristics that provide enhanced nutritional value, higher yield, or more resistance to environmentally adverse conditions and plant diseases.
- All pictures in IPTC format
All BASF press photos from the Press Photos/Highlights 2009 picture database comply with international IPTC standards. Captions as well as technical data are stored as metadata in the image file.
BASF is the world’s leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics and performance products to agricultural products, fine chemicals as well as oil and gas. As a reliable partner BASF helps its customers in virtually all industries to be more successful. With its high-value products and intelligent solutions, BASF plays an important role in finding answers to global challenges such as climate protection, energy efficiency, nutrition and mobility. BASF posted sales of more than €62 billion in 2008 and had approximately 97,000employees as of the end of the year. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (AN). Further information on BASF is available on the Internet at www.basf.com.