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From basf's site: "Integrating social and ecological responsibility into business activities - this is the challenge we set ourselves as "The Chemical Company" and our contribution to sustainable development. The strategic and organizational implementation of sustainability helps us identify risks in an early stage while simultaneously opening up new business areas for BASF."

tags: manufacturing, chemicals, plastics

basf's Ratings Summary ?

rating name organization list type status
Sustainable Value Creation by Chemical Companies sustainable value rank #2 of 7
Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index 2009 carbon disclosure project score 94/100
Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index 2008 carbon disclosure project group member
Toxic 100 Index political economy research institute rank #25 of 100
2008 Global Most Sustainable Corporations innovest group member
Corporate Equality Index 2008 human rights campaign group member
project label sector: manufacturing project label rank #52 of 61*
project label overall project label rank #127-tie of 162†

*companies with at least 20 votes ,†companies with at least 100 votes

basf's Article Breakdown (25 unique articles) ?

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Articles about Basf ?

Don't Be A Mushroom!

From (verified), October 26, 2012

Health & Nutrition, Community Impact

Two separate but very much related events that could radically change the way America farms and feeds itself are big in the news right now. Both concern a matter dear to my heart: food labeling.

in this article: pepsico, kellogg, nestle, bayer, basf, monsanto, syngenta

12 New GM Crops Up For USDA Approval

From (unverified), August 15, 2012

Health & Nutrition, Product Safety, Community Impact, Mission & Values

"USDA claims that the new [GMO approval] fast-track process allows for earlier input from the public to improve the quality of its environmental analyses. But according to a USDA press release, the new process is a part of efforts by the Secret...

in this article: dupont, basf, monsanto, syngenta, dow

BASF And Solix Biofuels Collaborate To Produce Specialty Chemicals From Algae

From (verified), September 23, 2010

Resource Management

BASF SE and Solix Biofuels, Inc. signed an agreement to investigate the use of algae to produce certain chemicals for BASF. Solix is a developer of algae cultivation technology systems and will test multiple algae species in its proprietary growth sy...

in this article: basf, solix

RWE, BASF And Linde Report New Solvents For CO2 Capture Reduce Energy Input By 20%

From (verified), September 5, 2010

Waste Management

RWE, Linde and BASF report that tests in a pilot plant at RWE’s Niederaussem power station near Cologne of new chemical solvents for capturing carbon dioxide from flue gas reduce the required energy input by about 20%. (Earlier post.) The new s...

in this article: rwe, basf, linde

BASF Micro Surfacing Eco-efficiency Analysis Is Verified By NSF International

From (verified), August 22, 2010

Resource Management

An eco-efficiency analysis demonstrating the ecological and economical benefits of micro surfacing techniques to protect engineered road pavements and extend their service life has been verified by NSF International, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

in this article: basf

JGC, INPEX And BASF To Perform Demonstration Tests Of New Technology To Capture CO2 From Natural Gas

From (verified), August 1, 2010

Waste Management

JGC, INPEX and BASF have entered into an agreement to carry out joint demonstration tests on a new technology for effectively capturing and recovering CO2 contained in natural gas. The tests will be carried out at INPEX’s Koshijihara natural ga...

in this article: basf

Dow And BASF Receive Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award For HPPO Technology

From (verified), June 22, 2010

Resource Management

The Dow Chemical Company and BASF received a 2010 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award for their jointly developed hydrogen peroxide to propylene oxide (HPPO) technology that vastly improves the production process of a key chemical intermedia...

in this article: dow chemical, basf

BASF Presents Sustainability Programs And Tools At LCA Sustainable Supply Chain Summit

From (verified), May 17, 2010

Resource Management

BASF, the world's leading chemical company, is advancing value-chain driven initiatives to increase sustainability throughout industry. At the recent LCA (Life Cycle Assessment) Sustainable Supply Chain Summit held in Chicago (April 28-29, 2010)...

in this article: basf

Sustainable Value Creation By Chemical Companies

From (verified), February 23, 2010

Community Impact, Waste Management, Resource Management

This study reports the findings of a research project that analysed the sustainability performance of nine chemical companies using the Sustainable Va...

in this article: dow chemical, bayer, dupont, basf, akzonobel, dsm, air liquide

Hyundai To Unveil I-flow Concept At Geneva

From (verified), February 15, 2010

Waste Management

The i-flow incorporates numerous new technologies from chemical company BASF, ranging from innovative lightweight materials to solar cells, to assist in reducing weight and improving energy efficiency.

in this article: hyundai motor company, basf

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