Ludwigshafen, Germany - BASF has launched a new global construction website with a focus on sustainability, which it says offers quick and easy access to essential information for the industry stakeholders.
BASF said the website (www.construction.basf.com), presents the company's products and solutions in terms of challenges faced by the construction industry such as increasing durability, improving resource efficiency and climate protection.
"Sustainability is a crucial issue for the construction industry and chemistry plays an important role in designing innovations for sustainable construction," said Dr. Tilman Krauch, President of BASF's Construction Chemicals division and head of BASF's Global Construction Steering Committee in a 3 April news release.
The construction industry is one of BASF's key customer industries, accounting for up to 10 percent of total group sales, the company said. Its construction solutions include polyurethanes for thermal insulation and coatings.