Plasticizers from BASF- Firm ideas, flexible solutions!

We are experts in plasticizers and we see changes in the market environment as an opportunity to shape the future together with our customers.


You've got firm ideas - we've got flexible solutions.

As an innovative partner with a wide range of plasticizer products, we offer flexible solutions for your requirements. Plasticizers are used in many different applications, including films, cables and ducts, coatings, flooring, hoses and profiles. Even sensitive applications such as toys, medical equipment, sports and leisure equipment, and food packaging now depend on alternative plasticizers such as Hexamoll® DINCH. We adapt our product portfolio to the needs of changing market. With Palatinol® 10-P and Hexamoll® DINCH, for example, we launched two innovative plasticizers that have become established products over the years. The range is rounded off by Palatinol® N, Palamoll® and Plastomoll®


Reliable partner

We believe in maintaining a constant dialogue with our customers. That's why we are represented in Europe by an expert sales team. We also use our website to present information about our company and to process orders and share information. BASF's e-solutions tools are an additional benefit for us in supporting our most important channel of communication: personal contact.


The Verbund production network

Our European manufacturing activities are concentrated at BASF's largest site in Ludwigshafen, Germany, where we maximize the benefits of the Verbund structure. Being part of the Verbund network not only ensures a reliable supply of raw materials, it also enables efficient plasticizer production, which benefits both our customers and our company.

We are certified with ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certification by DQS GmbH.


BASF plasticizers belong to the Industrial Petrochemicals Europe business unit. This business unit develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of acrylic monomers, specialty monomers, solvents and plasticizers. Industrial Petrochemicals Europe is part of BASF's Petrochemicals division. 



Product Groups of BASF´s plasticizers

In addition to conventional applications, BASF plasticizers also enable applications in situations with low temperatures, low fogging tolerance and very weather-resistant applications (exposed to UV light or cold).

Hexamoll® DINCH

Hexamoll® DINCH is a plasticizer developed especially for sensitive applications.


Phthalate Plasticizers

BASF phthalate plasticizers are suitable for many standard applications with soft PVC. 


Adipate Plasticizers

BASF manufactures and markets adipate plasticizers as secondary plasticizers or for special applications.


Polymeric Plasticizers

Polymer plasticizers or polyadipates are polyesters of aliphatic dicarboxylic acids.


Applications of Hexamoll® DINCH and other plasticizers

BASF plasticizers have many uses in the PVC industry and play an essential role in everyday life. BASF offers plasticizers for sensitive applications such as medical devices but also for industrial applications like cables, films, hoses and profiles.