Open doors to the future


Improve and develop processes, products and technologies.

Unbridled curiosity is the cornerstone of BASF’s constant quest for answers to tomorrow’s questions and chemical innovations play a key role in this. We reimagine and improve trending products, technologies and production processes for a sustainable future. With our customized solutions, we set new standards and help our customers to become more successful.

As part of a global interdisciplinary team, you join forces with more than 10,600 employees working in different fields of expertise in around 70 sites, and bring to fruition visionary solutions. Whether you join the product development or application development team, you'll create innovations based on market needs as well as technology push.


Inaugurated in 2012, BASF Innovation Campus Asia Pacific (Shanghai) is BASF’s largest research site in Asia Pacific and an important component of BASF’s global R&D network. Located at BASF Greater China headquarters in Pudong, it is home to more than 20 R&D units, focusing on Advanced Materials & Systems Research and Process Research & Chemical Engineering, serving growth industries including automotive, construction, health and nutrition, and home and personal care. Since its inauguration, it has formed a strong R&D network with various BASF sites and universities in Greater China, Japan, South Korea and other countries.

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BASF Innovation Campus Asia Pacific (Mumbai)

The new Innovation Campus Mumbai, expected to be operational in early 2017, will include synthesis, application, process and analytical laboratories. In addition to the scientific facilities, the 20,000-square-meter site will house technical facilities, logistics areas, a full-scale auditorium and canteen, and a host of other employee amenities areas. With access to state-of-the-art equipment, the Innovation Campus Mumbai will host global research activities, and regional and local development activities. Development activities will serve BASF’s Performance Chemicals, Care Chemicals, and Dispersions & Pigments businesses. By combining development activities with global research, the campus will foster exchange of know-how and ideas about the latest technologies and methods, and create synergies.

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