BASF Corporation

Chemicals & Gases

BASF's Styrolux® 3G46 SBC Is a Clear Choice for Novelty Drinkware

Krazy Straw® drinkware replaces PET G FLORHAM PARK, NJ, March 9, 2009 - When Fun-Time International, maker of Krazy Straw® drinkware, was challenged with finding a more cost-effective and sustainable plastic to replace traditional bottle materials, such as PET G and PC, they found BASF's Styrolux® 3G46 SBC to be the clear choice. Fun-Time International, located in Philadelphia,...

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Materials

Halogen-Free Polyurethane suits wire and cable applications.

Offering abrasion resistance, hydrolytic stability, and fungus resistance, Elastollan® 1190 A 10 FHF can be formulated for extruded profile, sheet, and film applications. Flame-retardant thermoplastic polyurethane has tensile strength of 25 MPa and elongation at break of 550%. It is suitable for wire and cable applications for transportation, agricultural equipment, electronics, and...

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Chemicals & Gases

Water-Repellent Admixtures aid concrete product production.

Suited for light swipe (RheoFIT(TM) 900) and moderate to heavy swipe (RheoFIT 900 S), plasticizing admixtures enhance production efficiency and aesthetic appeal of manufactured concrete products. They exceed traditional plasticizing chemistries by dispersing cement, pozzolans, and integral pigments. Also, both versions reduce compaction resistance while optimizing compressive and flexural...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Biodegradable Hydraulic Fluid suits marine applications.

Designed for equipment used in marine and water-sensitive applications, Plurasafe H2O-K hydraulic fluid protects entire hydraulic system against wear and corrosion damage. With low aquatic toxicity and readily biodegradable formulation, applications include recreational/commercial boat hydraulic systems, marine/commercial dock operations, industrial/commercial truck hydraulic systems, carwash...

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