Innovation Q&A: JONCRYL® DFC emulsions

Two BASF experts unpack JONCRYL emulsions for direct food contact

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Innovation Ground-breaking resin allows for 3D moldable wood fiberboards

Innovative new resin technology gives molders unparalleled freedom while vastly increasing production efficiency for wood fiberboards

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Innovation Introducing BASF's Lab Assistant

Join the Additives team as they introduce our new application.

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Innovation, Packaging & Print Create high-performance inks with JONCRYL® low-maintenance vehicles

JONCRYL LMVs are industry mainstays for their ability to bring stability and clean printing to inks

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Innovation Quiz: Wood coatings additives

How much do you know about wood coatings additives?

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Innovation Introducing EFKA® PB 2770

In this first episode of "Talks with Tony" podcast, Erin Moore, Marketing Manager for Formulation & Performance Additives, and Tony Moy, Technical Specialist for Formulation Additives, discuss the advantages of BASF’s new silicone-free, energy curable defoamer, EFKA® PB 2770, in industrial, automotive, and furniture and flooring applications.

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Performance and Formulation Additives, Innovation, Sustainability, Packaging & Print Q&A: What is EFKA®?

BASF's additives experts chat about our additive brand of choice for non-aqueous systems.

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Innovation Physio-chemical properties of novel star-type surfactants for direct to metal applications

In this paper, the properties of novel silicone-free non-ionic star-type surfactants are compared, showing clear dependencies of their compositional parameters on the ability to reduce the surface tension and dosage to reach the lowest values.

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Innovation, Paints & Coatings Acrylic polyol with enhanced performance for 2K PUR direct-to-metal coatings

A BASF study looks at the performance of JONCRYL® xDTM, a new acrylic polyol suitable for low VOC solvent based direct-to-metal 2K urethane coatings. The new resin provides low VOC capability, long pot life, good dry and wet adhesion to various metal substrates, good corrosion resistance as measured in salt spray and good UV durability.

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Innovation, Paints & Coatings Water-based intumescent coatings with dramatically reduced application times

A BASF study looks at a unique technology for intumescent coatings that can dramatically decrease application times and in many cases preclude the need for a topcoat.

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Innovation Dispersing resins paint vibrant future for printing inks

The latest addition to the JONCRYL® HPD Line combines strong color strength with Swiss Ordinance List compliance

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Innovation, Sustainability, Paints & Coatings Innovations in liquid-applied roof coatings enhance adhesion to challenging substrates

Solar reflective coatings are an effective and sustainable answer to environmental challenges

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Innovation, Sustainability, Packaging & Print Shaping an industry

Deep history paves the way for future innovations in sustainable resins and emulsions

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Innovation, Energy & Resources, Plastics & Rubber The long road: Puerto Rico, Hurricane Maria and disaster preparedness

Ben Cook, a freelance volunteer with Crisis Response International was on the ground for recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, and shares his experience with the Gen-2-O by Power Panel® and what we can learn about our own disaster preparedness.

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Innovation, Construction Terreform One, BASF collaborate on unique ‘Monarch Sanctuary’ to cover new building

Terreform ONE designs a one-of-a-kind monarch habitat filled with milkweed that would serve as a way station for migrating butterflies to support the population.

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Innovation, Textile, Leather & Footwear, Plastics & Rubber Lifelong runner finds perfect footwear for Boston Marathon

Alexandra Jasman always sustained injuries while training—until she found the Brooks shoe.

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Innovation, Sustainability, Automotive & Transportation Consumers feel the need for electric-vehicle speed

Developing next-generation technology to meet anticipated demand of the e-mobility market

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Innovation, Plastics & Rubber 'Brave New World': Fashion designer collaborates with BASF on dystopian attire for NYFW

A chemical company helps Seven Crash bring its futuristic vision to life through eco-fashion.

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Innovation, Paints & Coatings Let it snow—tips for clearing snow and ice from parking structures

Removing snow and ice from parking lots and parkades is easy, but getting the job done without damaging the deck takes some know-how.

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Innovation, Sustainability Nobel-winning chemist makes world a better place-one enzyme at a time

Frances Arnold speaks to BASF about winning the most prestigious award in chemistry.

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Innovation, Textile, Leather & Footwear, Plastics & Rubber 3D drawing disrupts shoe production with more efficiency

Reebok brings footwear into the next century by developing a new material that eliminates the need for shoe molds

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Automotive & Transportation, Innovation Plant-based weight loss tips for interior composite panels

Car manufacturers are in a race to the bottom of the scale. To help them get there, we're talking about a new technology that makes one lightweighting trend way more effective

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Innovation, Plastics & Rubber Amputee makes prosthetics to help others walk again

Chris Casteel collaborates with BASF and Essentium to bring revolutionary 3D-printed sockets to life

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Innovation, Sustainability, Pulp & Paper, Packaging & Print Anatomy of a cup

Your paper coffee cup may seem like it's recyclable, but chances are it's not. It's an issue that paper cup manufacturers have struggled with for decades. Until now

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