Energy efficiency on an unprecedented scale


BASF Polyurethane solutions provide industry-leading insulation performance and enhanced manufacturing cost-effectiveness, making them the insulation found in almost every refrigerator, freezer and water heater produced worldwide.


Rigid foams are the materials of choice, used for thermal insulation that adds dimensional and structural strength and integrity. Product offerings include:


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Thermal insulation for domestic refrigerators, freezers, water heaters and picnic coolers.

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Unmatched thermal conductivity levels by combining Elastocool® with Vacuum Insulated Panels (VIPs).

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Elastocool Plus®

Next generation thermal insulation provides enhanced performance, productivity, energy efficiency and is more environmentally responsible.

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Complete package of manufacturing flexibility that contains a pre-blended, process friendly, pressurized foam system.

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BASF HFC and Hydrocarbon technology is environmentally responsible and compliant with the 2008 Clean Air Act. Always conscious of its environmental stewardship, BASF developed new HFC and Hydrocarbon technologies almost two decades ago and continues to improve the performance and scope of blowing agent choices.


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Hot Water Storage Heaters of the Next Generation

Stiebel Eltron and BASF Polyurethanes GmbH in Lemforde aim to significantly reduce the energy used in household water heating in this joint project


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KU Capabilities Brochure: Chemistry in daily life

Polyurethane solutions for daily life.


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