At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility.
The knowledge and skills of our highly qualified employees is our most valuable resource here and the source of our innovative strength. We had approximately 10,000 employees involved in research and development worldwide in 2021.
Our innovation focus is on developing sustainable solutions for our customers. We ensure our long-term competitiveness by helping our customers reduce their carbon footprint, use resources more efficiently, or manufacture products in a more environmentally friendly way and to recycle them, to name a few examples.
The global presence of our research and development and a close global network with top universities, research institutes and companies are vital to our long-term success. Both enable us to respond to the needs and requirements of the regional markets in a differentiated way and leverage growth potential.