A strong pillar of industry

At the beginning of the 20th century, the success story of plastics began in what is now Brandenburg with the first industrial production of Bakelite.

Important basic products

As a supplier for many basic products, the plastics and chemistry industry in Brandenburg plays a key role in the development of such industries as the pharmaceutical industry, medical technology, information and communications technology, but also in photonics and vehicle construction. 

Plastic component

Statement BASF on the Brandenburg site

BASF is working on tomorrow’s megatrends, says Dr. Michael Erber, production manager water-borne coating at BASF in Schwarzheide.