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Mosquitoes malaria and agriculture
Today is #WorldMosquitoDay – Did you know that mosquitoes cause more deaths than snakes, crocodiles or sharks? That’s 725,000 people every year. BASF is innovating to fight mosquito-borne diseases such as Malaria, Dengue and Zika.
[SB Webinar] Circular Economy - a new formula for resources and growth
A circular economy is an alternative economic model where - in the best case scenario - there is neither waste nor garbage. Do you want to learn more about the subject? Our partner Sustainable Brands is hosting a webinar on September 7th. Information and registration at:
Henkel, BASF and Solidaridad support around 5,500 smallholders in Indonesia
Sustainable farming methods, efficient production and high occupational health and safety standards are some of the most important conditions for certified palm oil production. This is why BASF is working together with Henkel and the development organization Solidaridad Network to support a project where local Smallholders can learn how to fulfill these requirements.
#DoYouKnowThisSite? The salt lakes take on a pink colour from the presence of micro-algae. They are used to produce organically derived beta-carotene, a natural food coloring and nutritional supplement. The production site shown in these pictures makes BASF the world’s largest producer of algal beta-carotene.
Water - Watch the second film we created from some of your #myscenicroute photos! Find out more on.basf.com/myscenicroute_en
We had such great submissions for our #myscenicroute gallery, we just had to turn them into films. Discover more at http://on.basf.com/myscenicroute_en
Ready, steady, go!
Since yesterday, students from around the world get together at the Hockenheim Circuit for the Formula Student Germany e.V. to have their self-constructed racing cars judged by a professional jury. BASF has been involved in the competition as a sponsor since 2012. We wish all participants lots of fun and success at the competition!
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Congrats to the winners of our #myscenicroute competition. You voted Tiziana and Martin second and third place! Discover more at http://on.basf.com/myscenicroute_en
BASF permet, grâce à ses matériaux ultra performants et efficaces, de prendre la route en diminuant ses émissions #automobile
Join us in congratulating the winner of #myscenicroute competition! Your votes pushed Anita to first place. For more pictures visit http://on.basf.com/myscenicroute_en
The future of farming
Three talented teenagers are looking forward to a career in agriculture after university. Meet team #V3PO, the group of scientists behind #projectspacefarming! http://on.basf.com/29Y0ov0
New power: One of the two gas turbines at the south power plant at the Ludwigshafen site was undergoing routine maintenance during the last eight weeks. During this time, the turbine was equipped with new blades which are more resistant and better shaped. With these changes, the lifespan and efficiency of the plant were greatly improved.