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 has a very large production of hazardous chemicals and data tells us that it is producing 127 highly hazardous chemicals this year, compared to 112 last year. The production of persistent chemicals has also increased from 14…