BASF Expanding Activities in the Field of Biosurfactants
BASF has signed two partnership agreements with companies that specialize in biosurfactants.
The strategic alliance with Allied Carbon Solutions, a Japan-based commercial provider of surfactants from biomass, includes an equity stake and entails an exclusive technology cooperation, commercial agreement and product development for sophorolipids. Furthermore, the German manufacturer has entered a strategic technology cooperation with UK-based start-up company Holiferm to develop a state-of-the-art production process for biosurfactant products. Further information …