BASF’s binder facilitates first natural fiber monobloc chair
The acclaimed designer Werner Aisslinger and BASF will be showcasing the world’s first monobloc chair made of natural fibers at the Material Vision 2011, the trade exhibition on materials for product development, design and architecture.
Visit BASF at booth 411, hall 7A, from 29 - 31 March 2011 in Nuremberg
Whether for roofs, facades or walls – BASF offers the broadest and most versatile portfolio when it comes to formulating paints and construction chemical products for interior or exterior applications.
Epotal® Eco - Certification for the first compostable adhesive
Biologically degradable adhesives will play an important role in the future when it comes to developing compostable packaging materials. As producer of Epotal® Eco, BASF shall forthwith be able to offer the first compostable water-based adhesive certified by the German Technical Inspection Agency TÜV.
Irgacure® 270 - a technological breakthrough in cationic photoinitiators
Irgacure® 270 now makes it possible to combine fast UV curing with very low emissions. This new product is very versatile, and its applications include both UV-curable printing inks and clear overprint varnishes.
Drivers who can't find a shady parking spot in the middle of summer know what to expect: the black instrument panel, seats and steering wheel grow unbearably hot in the scorching sun. All dark surfaces which are exposed to sunlight heat up strongly, while light surfaces remain distinctly cooler.
Tinuvin® CarboProtect™, a unique new light stabilizer, allows transparent coatings on carbon fiber surfaces.
Carbon-fiber-reinforced materials (CFRMs) are distinguished by their very high strength and their low weight, making them extremely desirable for high-performance items such as cars, aircraft, boats, and wind turbines.