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Welcome to the BASF Personal Care Press Center

Are you looking for the latest BASF Personal Care news, stories or background material? Our aim is to make your day-to-day work as efficient as possible, by providing you with easy access to the information you may need. In the BASF Personal Care Press Center, you will find press releases, articles, and images, as well as background information and important upcoming dates. If there is anything else you need or if you would like to share your feedback with us please, contact one of our regional media contacts. Our media team is here to provide you with the best service possible.

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Aug. 26, 2015

Skin Care Forum: Behavioral Aspects of Sunscreen Use

New article by Brian Diffey


Jul. 30, 2015
Press Release

BASF opens state-of-the-art clinical and consumer testing center

160,000 square foot R&D facility is equipped with sophisticated clinical instrumentation and imaging for personal care TARRYTOWN, NY July 30, 2015 – BASF announced the opening of its new clinical and consumer testing center within their 160,000 square foot R&D facility in Tarrytown, New York. The new Tarrytown Consumer Testing Center (TCTC) is equipped with the most sophisticated clinical instrumentation available for personal care applications and allows BASF to support novel claims and produce clinical imaging for all market segments within personal care. Clinical trials began in early June.


Jul. 29, 2015
Press Release

BASF and Solazyme launch the first commercial microalgae-derived betaine surfactant

World’s first commercially available high-performance microalgae betaine for use in home and personal care applications




    Zürich, Switzerland


    September 21-23, 2015
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