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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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BASF posts growth in second quarter


July 24, 2014 11:08 am ET

German chemical giant, BASF SE, has announced a 1 percent growth in sales for the second quarter of 2014 compared to the same period in 2013, reporting sales of 18.5 billion euros ($24.9 billion).

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This is one bump that looks good on a car


July 18, 2014 1:34 pm ET

PSA Peugeot Citroen Group is using plastic for both design and protection on the exterior of one of its newest cars.

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