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PP LFT structural active grille shutter

Winners of 2017 SPE Automotive Awards Wow with Many ‘Firsts’
Innovative, transferable, and intelligent use of thermoplastics capture eight of nine categories.

Photopolymer jetting

BASF, Xaar Collaborate On Industrialization Of Photopolymer Jetting
BASF 3D Printing Solutions and Xaar seek partners for jointly developing 3D printing machinery.

BASF Buys Solvay’s Nylon 66 Business
Transaction will further bolster BASF’s position in nylon engineering resins.

Glass-Filled Nylon 6 and PBT in Two-Part Top Steering Wheel Column Module Housing.
BASF’s Ultradur PBT and Ultramid nylon 6 featured in new BMW 3 to 7 series of cars with rear-wheel drive.

ST Core Ultra bike saddle

First Expandable TPU is Key to Revolutionizing the Bicycle Saddle
BASF’s E-TPU and Ergon’s design and engineering knowhow have led to the ST Core Ultra bike saddle.

BASF, Ultramid nylon 6, Ultradur PBT, automotive, BMW

Glass-Filled Nylon 6 & PBT in Two-Part Top Steering Wheel Column Module
Three BASF materials form integrated component design for BMW 3 to 7 series with rear-wheel drive.

Major Cash Infusion for PEF Bioplastic Barrier Resin Underway
PEFerence consortium led by Synvina awarded over $28 million to build plant for key feedstock.

air-intake manifold

AUTOMOTIVE PLASTICS: New Thermoplastic Solutions Redefine ‘Performance’ from All Angles
Lightweighting and resistance to heat, chemicals and weathering drive developments in thermoplastics for interiors, exteriors, underhood, powertrain and chassis.

Thermoplastics in Expanded Automotive Applications
From all angles, new thermoplastic solutions redefine ‘performance’.

Advances in Molding, 3D Printing At Arburg ‘Technology Days’
Over 6700 visitors saw more than 50 working machinery exhibits highlighting automation, connectivity, and sophisticated processing.

Chinaplas BASF Design x Innovation

Chinaplas 2017 Focuses on Industry 4.0, Design and Medical Plastics
Chinaplas 2017 (May 16-19, China Import and Export Fair Complex, Pazhou, Guangzhou) will once again host three concurrent conferences along with its massive exhibition.

New Resins & Additives Galore at K 2016
A wide range of interesting developments in materials technologies were sprinkled in with some intriguing announcements of new ventures at K 2016.

New PPAs; Styrenic-Based Thermoplastic Composites; and Additive Intros
BASF and DSM have introduced all new PPAs targeting automotive applications, while a modified SAN from INEOS is thought to be the first styrenic-based thermoplastic composite and Vertellus and Addivant introduce antioxidants and chain extenders, respectively.   BASF and DSM launch new PPAs for automotive applications.

K 2016 Preview: Materials & Additives
Driving the wide range of new developments in engineered plastics and additives are higher performance, safety, and sustainability.

Cautious Optimism for Europe’s Plastics Industry Ahead of K
As host to the world’s largest plastics show, Germany and Europe’s economic conditions, and specifically plastics demand, come under greater scrutiny in K years.

Transitioning From World’s Factory to World’s Designer
China has long since aggregated the means and materials of production, but increasingly it’s seeking to lay claim to the creative origins of products—the design.

New Polysulfone Player in North America
Chinese producer of polysulfone teams up with North American plastics distributor to help alleviate supply crunch.

Slideshow: SPE Fellows Inductees
During the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) ANTEC 2016, SPE will honor the newest Fellows of the Society, which are members who have made outstanding contributions in plastics science, engineering, or management.

BASF and Korea's Kolon to Build World's Largest POM Production Complex
New joint venture to use highly-efficient production technology and offer specialty products globally.

BASF, Avantium Partner to Scale-Up PEF Barrier Resins Production
This joint venture will accelerate development and licensing of Avantium production processes of precursor FDCA and PEF resin.

Product Categories of BASF Corporation - Engineering Plastics

Acetal
Biodegradable, Photodegradable Resins and Compounds
Color Dyes, Pigments
Nylons - Other
Nylon--Type 6
Nylon--Type 6/66 Copolymer
Nylon--Type 610
Nylon--Type 66
Plasticizers
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PBT Type
Polyethersulfone
Polyphenylsulfone
Polysulfone
Surfactants

Trade Names

Basotect
Capron
Ecoflex
Ecovio
E-Por
Neopor
Nypel
Petra
Styropor
Ultradur
Ultraform
Ultramid
Ultrason