Raw Material Suppliers

BASF plc

Approved Member

Address: P.O. Box 4, Earl Road, Cheadle Hulme, Cheadle, Cheshire, SK8 6QG, UK

Telephone: 0161 485 6222

Fax: 0161 485 5487

Company Principal Website: http://corporate.basf.com/en/

Year of Formation: 1865

Number of UK & Ireland Employees: <10


At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future. BASF had sales of over €74 billion in 2014 and around 113,000 employees as of the end of the year. BASF shares are traded on the stock exchanges in Frankfurt (BAS), London (BFA) and Zurich (AN). Further information on BASF is available on the Internet at www.basf.com. BASF maintains business relationships with customers in more than 170 countries and supplies approximately 8,000 products from its five segments to a wide range of industries worldwide. BASF’s strength is not only that it has an extremely broad product range, but also that it supplies an extraordinary number of different industries. This balance makes the company relatively resilient to factors affecting individual industries. Worldwide, about 7,500 BASF employees work in research and development, About three quarters of BASF researchers work in Ludwigshafen, the world's largest centre of know-how for chemistry and technology. Responsibilities towards the environment and towards society are key elements of BASF's corporate philosophy. By subscribing to the "Responsible Care" initiative launched by the chemical industry, BASF has committed itself to steadfastly pursing improvements in the realms of environmental protection, health and safety. In the area of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives, our Acronal and acResin products make solutions possible in challenging adhesive applications. They are used for highly demanding labels, tapes, films and other special adhesive applications. In the field of Industrial Adhesives we offer Adhesive Raw Materials for the following fields of application: - packaging adhesives, especially for peel & seal envelope closures and labelling of plastic bottles - lamination adhesives, especially for glossy film overprint lamination and film/film composites - lamination adhesives for the interior car trim, furniture foil and shoe industry In addition we have some special products to improve the adhesion of packaging adhesives on difficult surfaces. Our Construction product range is versatile. The main applications are - Ceramic tile adhesives - Flooring adhesives - Sealants - Flexible roof coating - Water proofing membranes - Primers - Mortar modification and concrete repair systems - Concrete plasticizers

Parent Company:


Trade names:

acResin® Acrodur® Acronal® Butofan Dispex® Epotal® Foamaster® Foamstar® Hydropalat® Joncryl® Luphen® Rheovis® Styrofan®

Managing Director/CEO/Owner:


Principal Technical Contact:


Principal Sales Contact:

Peter Brown

Adhesion Promoters





Other Speciality Chemicals

Pigments & Colourants


Polymer Resins


Resins & Tackifiers

Rheology Modifiers

Superplasticizers (for cement)


Water based Polymers/Emulsions/Latex