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November 02, 2015

BASF completes divestiture of paper hydrous kaolin business to Imerys

BASF has closed the previously announced transaction to divest its global paper hydrous kaolin (PHK) business to Imerys, a producer of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, based in Paris, France.

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BASF to increase kaolin prices globally

November 01, 2015

BASF to increase kaolin prices globally

Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase kaolin prices globally by up to 5 percent, with the amount of the increase dependent on the product

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August 24, 2015

BASF receives Supplier Excellence award from Behr Paint

2014 distinction make BASF a multi-year winner

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June 09, 2015

BASF to sell its global paper hydrous kaolin business to Imerys

Last September BASF announced plans to explore strategic options for our paper hydrous kaolin (PHK) business. We recently signed an agreement to sell the PHK business to IMERYS.

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BASF signs contract to sell its global paper hydrous kaolin business to Imerys

June 09, 2015

BASF signs contract to sell its global paper hydrous kaolin business to Imerys

BASF has signed a contract to sell its global paper hydrous kaolin (PHK) business to Imerys, a leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, based in Paris, France.

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November 20, 2014

BASF Kaolin awards West Coast rubber business to Horn

BASF Kaolin has announced that it will expand the markets currently served by Horn, the chemical distributor currently representing BASF Kaolin in the western region of the US.

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November 03, 2014

BASF Kaolin to increase prices globally for industrial applications

BASF to increase kaolin prices globally for industrial applications. Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase kaolin prices globally for industrial applications.

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November 03, 2014

BASF Kaolin to increase prices globally for all paper applications

BASF to increase kaolin prices globally for all paper applications. Effective immediately, or as contracts allow, BASF will increase kaolin prices globally for paper applications.

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August 26, 2014

Georgia Mining Association awards BASF Kaolin Middle Georgia leaders

The Georgia Mining Association (GMA) recently awarded both its Miner of the Year and Presidents Safety Award to employees of BASF's Middle Georgia Kaolin site

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May 28, 2014

Making it happen

Manhattan's new landmark skyscraper 432 Park Avenue meets an unprecedented bundle of requirements, including BASF MetaMax.

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