BASF Recognized as World Leader for Corporate Action on Water Security

BASF is only one of 12 companies that made it to CDP's Supplier Water A list.

BASF (No. 25 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies list) has been identified as a global leader for its actions and strategies to manage water more sustainably and has earned a position on the  Supplier Water A List by CDP, an international not-for-profit that drives sustainable economies.


Twelve "A Listers" appear on the list, which has been produced at the request of 24 purchasing organizations.

Information provided by over 1,200 companies has been independently assessed against CDP's scoring methodology – developed in collaboration with leading peers and experts in corporate water stewardship – and ranked accordingly. BASF is among 1% of corporations participating in CDP's supply chain water program to be awarded a position on the Supplier Water A List for its water management efforts, earning a position on this exclusive global list of corporate leaders.

Water is of fundamental importance in chemical production. It is used as a coolant, solvent and cleaning agent, as well as to make products. BASF is committed to its responsible use in our production sites' water catchment areas, and along the entire value chain.

According to CDP, BASF is a world leader in sustainable water management and was included for the first time in CDP's Water A List in 2016.

Future mobility and human needs inspire BASF's 2018-19 Automotive Color Trends

Collection "Keep it Real" connects the digitalized with the physical world.

Originally Published by BASF.

The need to stay authentic in a world where technology continues to blur the lines between reality and artificiality is the driving force behind the BASF's 2018-19 Automotive Color Trends theme – "Keep it Real".

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Innovations by BASF Will Help to Make Electric Vehicles a Practical Reality for Everyone

BASF's cathode active materials make batteries more powerful, reliable and affordable; Battery materials shape the future of electromobility

Originally Published by BASF.

With the holiday season and sunnier days approaching in the northern hemisphere, traffic inevitably increases on highways, in cities and around sightseeing spots. Additionally, a rising number of commuters contribute to growing nitrogen oxide and carbon dioxide emissions with adverse impacts on air quality and climate. By 2025, there will be approximately 1.5 billion cars on the roads worldwide. "This growing need for mobility creates challenges, but at the same time provides vast opportunities to develop innovative technologies that address these," said Dr. Martin Brudermüller, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of BASF.

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BASF and employees donate $300,000 to Capital Area United Way


"Capital Area United Way provides our community with the services and programs that are needed to improve the quality of life for many of our neighbors in need, said Tom Yura, Senior Vice President and General Manager.

Originally Published by BASF.

BASF recently continued its longtime support of the Capital Area United Way by presenting the organization with a $300,000 check during a fundraising event and jambalaya cook-off at the BASF site in Geismar. The donation represents the total amount pledged during the 2017-2018 United Way campaign by BASF and employees from the BASF facilities in Geismar, North Geismar and Zachary.

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