BASF SE
RSS

Image

BASF to sell its share in Singapore JV


December 19, 2014 8:37 am ET

BASF SE has announced that it has reached an agreement for it to sell its share in the 50-50 joint venture ELLBA Eastern, at Jurong Island, Singapore to its partner Shell.

Image

Biodegradable plastics maker MHG discusses future initiatives with BASF


December 11, 2014 12:17 pm ET

Meredian Holdings Group Inc., a maker of biodegradable plastic, announced that it recently held meetings with chemicals giant BASF SE to discuss potential link-ups.

Image

BASF study shows rapid payback for EPS residential insulation


November 12, 2014 8:53 am ET

There have been positive long-term economic and environmental benefits from an energy modernization project in houses at BASF SE's home base in Ludwigshafen, Germany, according to a study.

Image

BASF pre-tax earnings rise, but will miss financial targets for 2015


October 24, 2014 10:16 am ET

BASF SE has raised its expectations for pre-tax earnings in 2014 but warned that it would not hit its financial targets for next year.

Image

BASF targets coffee and automotive connoisseurs with new resin grades


October 21, 2014 2:07 pm ET

BASF SE is using polybutylene terephthalate (PBT), which is normally used to manufacture high-end electronics, in a food consumer packaging product.

Image

BASF makes its biggest single investment in India with PU facility


October 8, 2014 12:13 pm ET

BASF SE has opened its $189.6 million chemical production complex at Dahej in Gujarat, India, which is its biggest ever single investment in the country.

Image

RusVinyl launches production, bringing new PVC capacity to Russia


September 24, 2014 12:15 pm ET

Russia has taken a major new step towards satisfying its rising domestic PVC demand with the long-awaited launch of the RusVinyl PVC plant at Kstovo in the Nizhny Novgorod region.

Image

BASF analyzes products based on sustainability potential


September 15, 2014 11:48 am ET

Chemicals giant BASF SE has created a new process for managing its product portfolio based on sustainability criteria.

Image

Search for 'superpolymer' led to nylon 75 years ago


August 8, 2014 11:10 am ET

The quest for synthetic silk led to the creation of nylon, the versatile engineering resin that's celebrating its 75th birthday this year.

Image

BASF expanding Asia innovation campus


August 4, 2014 2:21 pm ET

BASF SE has broken ground on a 90-million-euro ($129 million) expansion of its Asia Pacific innovation campus at its Pudong site in Shanghai.

Upcoming Plastics News Events

January 14, 2015 - January 14, 2015Plastics in Automotive

February 4, 2015 - February 6, 2015Plastics News Executive Forum 2015

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

October 27, 2015 - October 29, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - New York - 2015

More Events

Newsletters

Select from the list below to subscribe to customized Plastics News e-mail news alerts. Check the options you wish to receive.

View samples of all eNewsletters »

More Newsletters