Skip to main content
Press Enter
Home page
Care Creations logo
North American portal for BASF Care Creations.
To visit our global site, please visit
URL Successfully Copied!

You can now paste the url to easily share it


2021 Palm Progress Report 5 shutterstock 530836279 RGB edit 1250pxwide

BASF releases fifth Palm Progress Report

BASF releases fifth Palm Progress Report On July 15th, 2021 BASF launched the fifth edition of its Palm Progress Report featuring figures for 2020. Palm kernel oil is one of BASF’s key renewable raw materials and its primary derivatives which are mainly used to produce ingredients for the cosmetics, detergent and cleaner industries, as well as in human nutrition. Palm oil remains the most widely consumed vegetable oil in the world, found in half of all packaged products. In the decade from 2003 to 2013, global demand for palm oil more than doubled and since then has continued to rise.

+ More
Sun care prevention

BASF Care Creations supports Skin Cancer Awareness month with expertise in Zinc Oxide & high SPF formulations!

BASF strives to help prevent Skin Cancer through our portfolio of mineral Zinc Oxide products which offer broad-spectrum SPF. During Skin Cancer Awareness month, we feel it’s important to highlight the need for daily use of an SPF

+ More
Scientific solutions in beakers with a plant leaf behind them

BASF Ingredients Get Re-Certified by NPA

BASF offers the largest portfolio of NPA-certified personal care ingredients.

+ More
Sun juan brito artcle

A look behind the screen: How to make an SPF50 sun care product

With more consumer education surrounding the dangers of sun exposure, demand is high for products providing maximum protection. BASF's scientist Juan Brito, provides his top tips for formulating an SPF50 sun care product in this article in Cosmetics Business.

+ More
Large tree with blue sky in the summer

BASF’s Lipofructyl Argan Awarded Ecocert, Fair for Life Label

As Global Cosmetic Industry magazine recently reported, ECOCERT recently awarded BASF with the Fair for Life label for the ingredient Lipofructyl Argan.

+ More
SCC74th Annual - Scientific Meeting & Showcase Banner

The Society of Cosmetics Chemists has announced its awards for 2020 and BASF was honored with two!

Juan Brito and Philip Ludwig, both BASF scientists, were honored by The Society of Cosmetics Chemists for their papers on Zinc Oxide and Skin Microbiome respectively.

+ More
Washing dog Getty Images 646847616

Hair care brands are looking into making dog-grooming ‘fur-mulations’ to capitalize on growing pet care market boom

Pet ownership, already rising in recent years, has grown even more because of the COVID-19 pandemic. 67% of all American homes have a pet, according to a Mintel study; and 32% of pet owners say they spend more on their pet now than in the previous year.

+ More