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BASF to Launch Techs for Tomorrow Scholarship at SEMA

BASF announced that it will be launching a “Techs for Tomorrow” scholarship and industry experience with the TechForce Foundation at the 2023 SEMA Show Oct. 31-Nov. 3 in Las Vegas.

CIF Announces BASF as Repeat Annual Donor

The Collision Industry Foundation announced that BASF has committed again to the CIF Annual Donor Program.

BASF Automotive OEM Coatings Secures 100% Renewable Energy Across All China Sites

This moves BASF’s Coatings division one step closer to its global sustainability targets on carbon reduction, material efficiency, and safe and sustainable solutions.

Operative Talent Named Official Charity of Triple Crown of Rodding

Operative Talent is an educational initiative focused on attracting future talent to the automotive industry.

BASF Española Opens New Technology Center in Mexico

BASF recently held an opening ceremony for a new Technology Competence Center at the facilities of BASF Española in Marchamalo (Guadalajara).

BASF Opens Submissions for 2024 R-M Calendar

Beginning this month, BASF is collecting submissions to compete for a spot in the 2024 R-M calendar that will be distributed to collision shops and car enthusiasts across the U.S. and Canada.

Petty Family Foundation Joins Operative Talent Initiative

The Petty Family Foundation has joined the ever-growing list of over 40 Operative Talent project partners with the shared goal of raising awareness around automotive industry career opportunities.

General Motors Names BASF 2022 Supplier of the Year

GM’s Supplier of the Year award recognizes global suppliers that distinguish themselves by exceeding GM’s requirements and providing innovative technologies at some of the highest quality in the automotive industry.

BASF Shanghai Coatings Opens New Technical Center

New technical center provides total solutions for automotive OEM customers, covering the whole process from color creation to product launch.

BASF Releases Color Report for Automotive OEM Coatings

While white and black still win, chromatic colors gain market share around the globe.

BASF’s First Biomass Balance Auto Coatings Debuts in China

The first batch of ColorBrite Airspace Blue ReSource basecoat, which enables around a 20% reduction in product carbon footprint, has been delivered to a customer in China.

BASF Announces Winners of 2022 WorldSkills Competition

BASF announced the winners of the WorldSkills Competition 2022 Special Edition for Car Painting held Oct. 18-22 at College 360.