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BASF Receives Supplier Award from Tesla Motors

Oct 28, 2013

BASF Receives Supplier Award from Tesla Motors

$15,000 in Scholarships Awarded to LSU Engineering Students

Oct 14, 2013

$15,000 in Scholarships Awarded to LSU Engineering Students

Cellasto is a microcellular polyurethane elastomer created by BASF to reduce noise, vibration and harshness.

Oct 09, 2013

Detroit's "Big Three" Recognize Cellasto® Team for Quality

The majority of this chair is made out of renewable, raw materials and incorporates the BASF water-based, eco-friendly binding agent technology, Acrodur.

Oct 08, 2013

Organic Chair Made With EcoFriendly Binding Agent, Acrodur

Gift to Louisiana State University Supports Development of LSU Olinde Career Center

Oct 07, 2013

Gift to Louisiana State University Supports Development of LSU Olinde Career Center

MySetta Concept Car features BASF technologies and products in a fun, eye-catching way.

Sep 24, 2013

BASF Technologies Bring a Modern Twist to a Classic BMW

Showing Tesla Our Pearly Whites

Sep 19, 2013

Showing Tesla Our Pearly Whites

Integrated Process for Automotive Paint Procedures

Sep 15, 2013

Integrated Process for Automotive Paint Procedures

Louisiana Governor Says BASF One of Largest Economic Drivers in State

Sep 12, 2013

Louisiana Governor Says BASF One of Largest Economic Drivers in State

BASF Receives Supplier Award from Tesla Motors

Oct 28, 2013

BASF Receives Supplier Award from Tesla Motors

Today, we were honored with the Supplier Award for excellence in delivery performance from Tesla Motors. Our partnership with Tesla pushes us to create innovative products to match their industry-leading, forward-thinking approach.

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$15,000 in Scholarships Awarded to LSU Engineering Students

Oct 14, 2013

$15,000 in Scholarships Awarded to LSU Engineering Students

We are honored to award $15,000 in scholarships to six outstanding engineering students at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, La., as part of our Team Chemistry Scholarship Fund. "Graduates in engineering and science are essential to the success of BASF and many other industries in our region," said Tom Yura, senior vice president and manager of the BASF site in Geismar, La.

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Cellasto is a microcellular polyurethane elastomer created by BASF to reduce noise, vibration and harshness.

Oct 09, 2013

Detroit's "Big Three" Recognize Cellasto® Team for Quality

In a world full of noise, the quest for quiet is never-ending, which is why the Cellasto® brand has become globally known for reducing noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) in vehicles leading to greater comfort and convenience for drivers. And, it's fantastic that our Cellasto team is getting their due attention too.

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The majority of this chair is made out of renewable, raw materials and incorporates the BASF water-based, eco-friendly binding agent technology, Acrodur.

Oct 08, 2013

Organic Chair Made With EcoFriendly Binding Agent, Acrodur

Many individuals have latched onto the trend toward organic items - whether it is eggs, vegetables, milk - but what about organic car seats? With sustainability and lightweighting at the forefront of automaker's minds, we created an organic, concept car seat that took these trends to the next level - the hemp chair.

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Gift to Louisiana State University Supports Development of LSU Olinde Career Center

Oct 07, 2013

Gift to Louisiana State University Supports Development of LSU Olinde Career Center

We are proud to announce that we have made a $100,000 gift to Louisiana State University (LSU) to the help with the construction of their Olinde Career Center. This contribution will enable LSU to combine the two current career service campus locations into a single, state-of-the-art facility that will better prepare students and alumni for successful careers.

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MySetta Concept Car features BASF technologies and products in a fun, eye-catching way.

Sep 24, 2013

BASF Technologies Bring a Modern Twist to a Classic BMW

Our MySetta is based off of the 1958 BMW Isetta 250. The MySetta is a fun, eye-catching way to feature our technologies and products in a tangible form, such as paints, coated fabrics and flexible foam. The MySetta is a two-seater where you enter through the front. Our products were used to give the classic car a modern twist.

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Showing Tesla Our Pearly Whites

Sep 19, 2013

Showing Tesla Our Pearly Whites

Mark Duchesne, director of manufacturing for Tesla Motors, discusses how we helped the electric car maker find an alternative solution to help meet the company's requirements for a pearl white car at a reduced cost.

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Integrated Process for Automotive Paint Procedures

Sep 15, 2013

Integrated Process for Automotive Paint Procedures

Launched in 1996 while working with Mercedes, our "Integrated Process" streamlines the steps needed when painting vehicle body parts. It serves as our general coatings philosophy and helps automakers save costs and improve environmental standards when painting vehicles.

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Louisiana Governor Says BASF One of Largest Economic Drivers in State

Sep 12, 2013

Louisiana Governor Says BASF One of Largest Economic Drivers in State

With an already strong presence in the state of Louisiana, we continue our commitment to the Pelican State with recently announced plans to build a Polyurethane Systems House in Geismar, La. Our $42 million facility will create 22 new jobs and more than 160 construction jobs.

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