In the world of online commerce, purchases begin with a mouse click and end with a package at the door. Our paper chemical solutions help you meet the growing demand for high-performance packaging while lowering your operational costs. Paper and e-business working hand in hand? At BASF, we create chemistry.
BASF's Paper Chemicals
BASF is the world’s leading supplier of chemicals to the paper and board industry. Our innovative solutions help papermakers deliver top quality and increase productivity while reducing total cost of operation.
Our offer to the industry
BASF’s value-adding portfolio of paper chemicals goes into every stage of manufacturing. From process chemicals that optimize costs and increase machine efficiency through functional chemicals that lend specific properties – all the way to coating chemicals that improve the appearance and performance of finished paper and board.
Our customers operate in highly competitive markets. To help them differentiate now and in the future, we are committed to innovation – in products, applications and services. We invest a significant portion of sales in R&D.
A perfect fit
So how does BASF Paper Chemicals bring paper and e-business together? As online commerce grows, so too does demand for high-performance packaging that protects ordered goods from the wear and tear of transport. Our chemicals help board manufacturers satisfy that demand – and increase their efficiency every step along the way.
Our chemicals for paperboard are just some of the many solutions we bring to the paper and board industry. Find out more under Products and Applications.