October 29, 2008

BASF Podcast: The Chemical Reporter

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, October 29 /PRNewswire/ -- After the advent of liquid crystal displays, or LCDs, everybody nowadays has at least heard the term 'liquid crystal'. The high-tech screens are everywhere: in computer monitors, cell phones, digital cameras, and calculators. In entertaining episodes our Chemical Reporter answers questions of our Podcast listeners on Chemistry in our everyday life.

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BASF is the world's leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from oil and gas to chemicals, plastics, performance products, agricultural products and fine chemicals. As a reliable partner BASF helps its customers in virtually all industries to be more successful. With its high-value products and intelligent solutions, BASF plays an important role in finding answers to global challenges such as climate protection, energy efficiency, nutrition and mobility. BASF has more than 95,000 employees and posted sales of almost EUR58 billion in 2007. 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 http://www.basf.com/.

   A Podcast is available at:   http://www.presseportal.de/pm/16344/1291046/basf_se    Editorial contact:   For the UK:   BASF plc   Chris Wilson   Corporate Communications   Phone: +44-161-488-5616   Fax: +44-161-488-4133   E-Mail: [email protected]    For the US:   BASF Corporation   Betsy Arnone   Corporate Communications   Phone: +1-973-245-7865   Fax: +1-973-245-6714   E-Mail: [email protected]    For Germany/Europe:   BASF SE   Rainer Mueller-Mueffelmann   Corporate Innovation Communications   Phone: +49-621-60-41040   Fax: +49-621-60-20548   E-Mail: [email protected]  


CONTACT: Editorial contact: For the UK: BASF plc, Chris Wilson,Corporate Communications, Phone: +44-161-488-5616, Fax: +44-161-488-4133,E-Mail: [email protected]; For the US: BASF Corporation, Betsy Arnone,Corporate Communications, Phone: +1-973-245-7865, Fax: +1-973-245-6714,E-Mail: [email protected]; For Germany/Europe: BASF SE, RainerMueller-Mueffelmann, Corporate Innovation Communications, Phone:+49-621-60-41040, Fax: +49-621-60-20548, E-Mail: [email protected]