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Welcome to BASF in Texas


With sites in Houston, Freeport and over 10 other areas in the state, Texas is home to one of the largest contingencies of BASF employees in North America.

BASF’s presence in Texas includes manufacturing operations and business headquarters across multiple sites around the state.  We employ over 3,200 people in all areas of our business throughout the sites.  We live in the communities where we work, so we invest in those same communities through jobs, purchasing, taxes and charitable contributions.

The BASF sites in Texas produce chemicals that are vital to the sustainability of our economy and quality of life. Employees are committed to producing safe, clean and reliable products that are used throughout the world and in consumer items that you use around your home every day.


We are the world’s leading chemical company, with the best teams developing intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers and partners in almost every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. And we do it all by striving to combine social responsibility and environmental protection with economic success.

Port Arthur, TX

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