ChemScore report card
BASF is the world’s largest chemical company, both in terms of revenue and its main production site, Ludwigshafen in Germany. The company produces numerous products – chemicals, plastics, performance products, functional solutions, agricultural solutions, oil and gas – and supplies a diversity of sectors, such as chemical, automotive, construction, agriculture, oil, plastics, electrical, electronics, furniture, and paper industries.
BASF produces 112 SIN List substances (including 14 persistent chemicals), with 39 of these officially recognised as chemicals of high concern by the EU. The company has a method in place to screen and assess the sustainability of…