The BASF House at the University of Nottingham showcases energy efficient technologies. Image: BASF.
BASF Corporation is the world’s largest chemical company, and operates in a variety of market segments. With offices around the globe, they employ over 112,000 people, including 17,000 in North America. Their portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products, functional solutions and agricultural solutions to oil and gas. BASF’s Center for Building Excellence serves as a conduit to the depth and breadth of BASF’s innovative technologies, and provides solutions for design and construction challenges. Their team includes building scientists, architects, engineers, and sustainable construction experts. BASF aims to solve challenges in the built environment through sustainable, high-performance solutions. As a provider of raw materials, systems and finish products to the construction industry, BASF delivers economically and ecologically sound solutions that facilitate high-quality construction. Their products aim to increase resource and energy efficiency, and to improve building life expectancy, thus lowering expenditure on maintenance and repairs.