Emissions Reduction

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Latest Emissions Reduction Stories

  1. Milestones, Expansion and Innovation at BASF Huntsville Site

    November 17, 2017

    The automotive catalytic converter is arguably the most important pollution control device ever invented, removing more…

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  2. Powering Hybrid/Electric Vehicles with Materials that Matter

    September 11, 2017

    It is estimated that 5 to 8 percent of all vehicle production will be made up of pure electric, full hybrid or plug-in…

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  3. Debuting on 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia, BASF’s Plastic Can Take the Heat

    May 9, 2017

    The appetite for turbocharging technology is growing among automakers across the globe. OEMs view smaller displaced…

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  4. BASF Brings Innovation to Global Lightweighting Demand

    April 18, 2017

    When it comes to mega trends driving today’s global auto industry, the advancements and materials that are helping…

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  5. BASF Coating Based Solutions Meet “Zero Evap” Standards

    November 9, 2016

    Across the globe, evaporative emissions are being regulated to reduce air pollution—with the end goal to drive fuel…

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  6. 9 Solutions BASF Offers to Help Automakers Meet CAFE Standards

    July 21, 2016

    Since 2012, U.S. automakers have kept a keen eye toward a milestone date thirteen years down the road. The U.S.…

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  7. BASF Electrifies the Market with Battery Materials

    July 7, 2016

    As the head of BASF’s Battery Materials business unit, Dr. Jeffrey Lou is responsible for recognizing opportunities…

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  8. Honeycomb Structure is the Bee’s-Knees for Automotive Lightweighting

    June 16, 2016

    The honeycomb design found in the insect world is making its way into the auto industry, beating out man-made blow…

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  9. 3 New Ways Advanced Composite Materials Are Light Weighting Today’s Cars

    April 6, 2016

    Advanced plastic parts show true promise in helping automakers meet their fuel economy goals. While total system…

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  10. Mustang Lightens Its Grille with New Carbon Fiber Composite

    December 9, 2015

    Ford Performance wanted to showcase innovation on the 2016 Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang by creating a grille opening…

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  11. Combating Heat and Noise Associated With Fuel Efficient Engines

    October 15, 2015

    The road to meeting global fuel efficiency standards has automakers trying to do more with less, like combining direct…

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  12. Floating Over the Last Mile to Solve Short Commutes

    September 3, 2015

    Imagine taking the subway only to get off and have to walk to your bus stop, job or home. This is a daily occurrence,…

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