Losing weight: Plant-based fibres lighten composite panels
A new binder technology addresses the challenges.
One still missing after BASF chemical plant explosion in Germany
Followed a fire in a pipeline between at a river harbour where liquids are unloaded from ships and storage tanks.
BASF to sell textile chemicals business to Swiss company Archroma
Deal expected to close in Q1 2015.
BASF, Renmatix partner to scale-up production of industrial sugars from biomass
Industrial sugars are important bio-based precursors for a variety of chemicals based on renewable feedstocks.
No injuries in explosion at Cornwall, Ont., chemical plant
Plant manufactures monomeric and polymeric plasticizers.
Ford and BASF to build plant-sourced instrument panels
New castor-oil based material to save 5,000 barrels of oil per 300,000 vehicles built