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Intermediates

Zero Carbon Footprint Intermediates

Some of our intermediates are available with a product carbon footprint (PCF) of zero. 

 

We are able to produce some of our chemical intermediates with a cradle-to-gate product carbon footprint of zero by using renewable raw materials in our unique Verbund production system via our biomass balance approach.

Zero Product Carbon Footprint Intermediates

  • Cradle-to-gate product carbon footprint (PCF) of zero
  • PCF of zero achieved through use of renewable raw materials via BASF's biomass balance approach
  • Use of renewable energy and benefits of BASF’s Verbund 
  • Drop-in solution: Identical quality and properties compared to standard BASF product
  • Also certified Carbon Neutral (cradle-to-gate) by the Carbon Trust 
  • Available for selected products
Road through the green forest.
Road through the green forest.

Available Products

Independent certification

BASF has achieved the Carbon Neutral certification from global climate change consultancy the Carbon Trust for the cradle-to-gate product carbon footprint of Neopentyl Glycol ZeroPCF and Propionic Acid ZeroPCF:

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Carbon Trust certification of the cradle-to-gate product carbon footprint of Neopentyl Glycol ZeroPCF and  Propionic Acid ZeroPCF