Tag Archives: Dr. Martin Brudermüller

Adapting to New Priorities: BASF SE’s Executive Board Realignment

(IN BRIEF) BASF SE, a global chemicals and materials company, has announced strategic changes in the responsibilities of its Board of Executive Directors. Dr. Stephan Kothrade will take on additional roles as Chief Technology Officer and oversee Group Research, effective … Read the full press release

BASF Unveils New Leadership Team as Dr. Martin Brudermüller Steps Down

(IN BRIEF) BASF SE, a global chemicals and materials company, has unveiled a succession plan for its Board of Executive Directors. Dr. Markus Kamieth will become Chairman of the Board, succeeding Dr. Martin Brudermüller, effective April 25, 2024. Anup Kothari … Read the full press release

BASF Commits to Scope 3.1 Emission Reductions, Targets Net Zero by 2050

(IN BRIEF) BASF, a major player in the chemical industry, has announced new sustainability commitments, including targets for Scope 3.1 emissions. The company aims to reduce its specific Scope 3.1 emissions by 15% by 2030 compared to 2022 levels. This … Read the full press release

Dutch King Inaugurates Vattenfall’s 1.5 GW Offshore Wind Farm, Among World’s Largest

(IN BRIEF) Dutch King Willem-Alexander, alongside board members of Vattenfall, BASF, and Allianz, has officially inaugurated the Hollandse Kust Zuid 1-4 offshore wind farm in the North Sea. Located 18-36 kilometers off the Dutch coast, the wind farm features 139 … Read the full press release

BASF Unveils State-of-the-Art Facility for Battery Material Production and Recycling

(IN BRIEF) BASF has celebrated the opening of Europe’s first co-located center for battery material production and recycling in Schwarzheide, Germany. The facility includes a state-of-the-art production plant for cathode active materials and a battery recycling plant, marking significant progress … Read the full press release

BASF Strengthens Commitment to Sustainability with Enhanced TripleS Evaluation

(IN BRIEF) BASF, a global chemical company, has updated its sustainability assessment method called TripleS (Sustainable Solution Steering) to further advance its product portfolio towards climate protection, resource efficiency, and circular economy. TripleS, which has been in place since 2012 … Read the full press release

Agricultural Solutions and Automotive Sectors Contribute to BASF’s Q1 2023 Sales

(IN BRIEF) Chemical company BASF reported a decline in sales for Q1 2023 of €20bn, down €3.1bn compared to the prior year quarter, due to lower demand in almost all segments. However, the Agricultural Solutions segment recorded a significant increase … Read the full press release

BASF and MAN Energy Solutions partner over the construction of a large-scale heat pump at the BASF site in Ludwigshafen aimed at reducing the site’s natural gas consumption

Waste heat from cooling water system as a low-carbon energy source for steam production Expected reduction in CO2 emissions of up to 390,000 metric tons annually Feasibility study to investigate project at Ludwigshafen site (PRESS RELEASE) LUDWIGSHAFEN, 1-Jul-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — … Read the full press release

BASF et MAN Energy Solutions s’associent pour la construction d’une pompe à chaleur à grande échelle sur le site de BASF à Ludwigshafen visant à réduire la consommation de gaz naturel du site

La chaleur résiduelle du système d’eau de refroidissement comme source d’énergie à faible émission de carbone pour la production de vapeur Réduction attendue des émissions de CO2 jusqu’à 390 000 tonnes métriques par an Étude de faisabilité pour étudier le … Read the full press release

BASF Circular Economy Program: Focus on circular feedstocks, new material cycles and new business models

(PRESS RELEASE)LUDWIGSHAFEN, 10-Dec-2020 — /EuropaWire/ — BASF announces the launch of a new Circular Economy Program. The company aims to double its sales generated with solutions for the circular economy to €17 billion by the year 2030 and plans to … Read the full press release

BASF strengthens its market position in agricultural solutions with the closing of acquisition of businesses and assets from Bayer

Complements own crop protection, biotech and digital activities; marks entry into seeds, non-selective herbicides, nematicide seed treatments Creates new opportunities for innovation and growth About 4,500 experienced employees join Agricultural Solutions team Ludwigshafen, Germany, 06-Aug-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — BASF has … Read the full press release

New supercomputer will enable BASF experts to very efficiently investigate complex questions

Intensified use of digital technologies strengthens BASF’s leading position in chemistry-based innovations Chemical industry’s largest supercomputer creates new opportunities for researchers to carry out complex modeling Research Press Conference presents wide-ranging uses of digital tools to develop innovative products Ludwigshafen, … Read the full press release