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Chemical Catalysts

At BASF, we’ve built a commercial and technical group that collectively has many decades of experience in the development and application of catalyst technologies across the entire range of chemical processes.

Biorenewables

Biorenewables

The development of fuels and chemicals based on biological feedstocks is critical to a sustainable future and BASF is proud to provide the catalysts to support this industry. BASF has established itself as a front-runner in this field by becoming the global market leader for sodium methylate, the homogeneous catalyst used for biodiesel production.

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Chemical

Chemical

BASF catalyst technologies play a crucial role in the manufacture of a wide range of fine and specialty chemical products including flavor and fragrances, herbicides and pesticides, resins, pigments and dyestuffs, pharmaceuticals, and plastic and rubber additives.

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Environmental

Environmental

BASF supplies environmental catalysts and technologies which reduce emissions from stationary sources and industrial processes.

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Fine Chemical

Fine Chemical

BASF catalyst technologies play a crucial role in the manufacture of a wide range of fine and specialty chemical products including flavor and fragrances, herbicides and pesticides, resins, pigments and dyestuffs, pharmaceuticals, and plastic and rubber additives.

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Fuel Processing

Fuel Processing

BASF offers a broad variety of competencies, technologies and products to the fuel cell industry. With our long term experience in the fuel processing area we deliver adsorbents and catalysts needed to generate hydrogen for fuel cell applications with high efficiency.

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Oleochemical

Oleochemical

Chemistry plays an important role in the transformation of vegetable oils to products for our daily life. Catalysts are an indispensable tool to make this transformation possible.

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Oxidation & Dehydrogenation

Oxidation & Dehydrogenation

BASF offers more than 125 years of experience with oxidation catalysts. Each percent of catalyst selectivity advantage creates additional value and reduces COx emission.

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Precious Metal

Precious Metal

BASF is the custodian of all precious metals contained in customer refining receipts and as such assumes the responsibility to maintain and operate:

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Refinery

Refinery

Fluid Catalytic Cracking (FCC) catalyst and additive offerings together with our expert technical services build the right solution to create value within any unit’s constraints.

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Selective Hydrogenation Catalysts

Selective Hydrogenation Catalysts

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Specialty

Specialty

BASF catalyst technologies play a crucial role in the manufacture of a wide range of fine and specialty chemical products including flavor and fragrances, herbicides and pesticides, resins, pigments and dyestuffs, pharmaceuticals, and plastic and rubber additives.

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AA 93 T 3/16” RS

BASF catalyst AA 93 T 3/16” RS a strong 67% nickel containing tablet that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form. It can be used in liquid, vapor or liquid bed operations.

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COLO Hydrogeneration Product (Chinese)

焦爐輕油 (Coke Oven Light Oil - COLO) 是煤炭焦化過程中的一種副產品。從焦 爐氣中分離出的焦爐輕油含有大量的 芳烴,其中又以苯含量最高。化學級苯被 廣泛用於制造消費品用聚合物或塑料

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Duranit 1/8”

BASF potassium trap Duranit 1/8” is used to “trap” / adsorb potassium in oxidative reheat technologies in ethylbenzene dehydrogenation processes such as the UOP/Lummus SMART® Technology.

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E 474 T 1/8” RL

BASF’s E 474 T 1/8” RL is mainly applied in the hydrogenation of fatty alcohols. It is a 56% nickel containing tablet that is sold in reduced form protected under decanol.

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E 480 P RS

BASF catalyst E 480 P RS is a versatile 65% nickel powder catalyst on a proprietary support. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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E-235 T RS

BASF catalyst E 235 T RS a strong 40% nickel containing alumina tablet that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form. It can be used in liquid, vapor or liquid bed operations.

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E-473 P RS

BASF catalyst E 473 P RS is a water resistant 60% nickel powder catalyst on a proprietary support. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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E-474 T RS

BASF’s E 474 T RS is a hydrogenation catalyst with a long-standing reputation in the saturation of aldehydes, particularly when harsh conditions are required. It is a 56% nickel containing tablet that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Fuel Cell Brochure

We offer a broad variety of technologies and products to the fuel cell industry. With our long term experience in the fuel processor area, we deliver a wide variety of adsorbents and catalysts needed to generate hydrogen for fuel cell applications.

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Ni 0750 E 1/8” RS

BASF catalyst Ni 0750 E 1/8” RS is a versatile hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is a 46% nickel containing conical extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form. It can be used in liquid, vapor or liquid bed operations.

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Ni 1404 T 3/16” RS

BASF catalyst Ni 1404 T 3/16” RS a versatile and strong 67% nickel containing tablet that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form. It can be used in liquid, vapor or liquid bed operations.

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Ni 3266 E 1/16” 3F RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3266 E 1/16” 3F RS is a versatile hydrogenation catalyst. It is a 50% nickel low density trilobe extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 3276 E 1/16” RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3276 E 1/16” RS is designed for oxo aldehyde hydrogenations in mild watery conditions. It offers a high selectivity and long cycletimes. It is a 50% nickel containing conical extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 3288 E 3F RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3288 E 3F RS is a robust and tolerant hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is a 60% nickel containing trilobe extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2stabilized form. It is available in 1/16” and 1/8” size.

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Ni 3289 G RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3298 G RS is a robust and tolerant hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is a 60% nickel containing extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 3298 E 1/16” 3F RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3298 E 1/16” 3F RS is a robust and tolerant hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is a 60% nickel containing trilobe extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2 stabilized form.

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Ni 3300 E 1/16 3F RS

2016 launched Ni 3300 E 1/16” 3F RS is our latest robust and tolerant hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is following up on the 3288E and Ni 3298E recipes with a step change in nickel surface area: + 33%.

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Ni 3354 E RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3354 E RS is designed for oxo aldehyde hydrogenations. It offers the highest selectivity in the market and unequalled long cycletimes It is a 60% nickel containing extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form. It is available in 3/64” trilobe and 1/8” conical shape.

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Ni 3364 E 1/18” 3F RS

Ni 3364 E 1/8” 3F RS is BASF’s latest (2017) oxo aldehyde hydrogenation catalyst. It offers a low cost of fill alternative to our Ni 3354E recipe at comparably high selectivity and yet acceptable cycletimes. It is a 30% nickel containing low density extrudate that is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 3782 P RS

BASF catalyst Ni 3782 P RS is a 47% nickel powder catalyst that is tailored to the hydrogenation of aromatic nitrates to amines. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2stabilized form.

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Ni 5124 P RS

BASF catalyst Ni 5124 P RS is a 63% nickel powder catalyst applied in the hydrogenation of nitrates and nitriles. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 5132 P RS

BASF catalyst Ni 5132 P RS is a 61% nickel powder catalyst applied in reductive aminations. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 5249 P RS

BASF catalyst Ni 5249 P RS is a versatile 64% nickel powder catalyst combining a high activity with a superb filterability. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2-stabilized form.

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Ni 5256 E RS

Ni 5256 E RS is BASF’s hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst having the highest nickel surface area in the market. This conical extrudate contains 56% nickel and is supplied in reduced and CO2-stabilized form. It is available in 3/64” and 1/8” size.

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Ni 5256 G RS

Ni 5256 G RS is BASF’s hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst having the highest nickel surface area in the market. This conical extrudate contains 56% nickel and is supplied in reduced and CO2-stabilized form. It is available in 3/64” and 1/8” size.

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Ni 5275 P RL

BASF Ni 5275 P RL is a highly effective catalyst for the hydrogenation of triglycerides to very low iodine values. Ni 5275 P RL shows optimal suppression of nickel soaps, is very poison resistant and has excellent filtration characteristics. Ni 5275 P RL is sold reduced and protected in hardened palm oil droplets.

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Ni 5282 E RS

BASF Ni 5282 E RS is a versatile hydrogenation catalyst having excellent activity and physical integrity. This conical extrudate contains 38% nickel and is supplied in reduced and CO2-stabilized form. It is available in 3/64” size.

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Ni 5300 E 3/64” R

2018 launched Ni 5300 E 3/64” RS is BASF’s latest hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst having the highest nickel surface area in the market. It is following up on the Ni 5256E recipe with a step change in nickel surface area: +50%.

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Ni 5336 P RS

BASF catalyst Ni 5336 P RS is a 62% nickel powder catalyst designed for the hydrogenation of C9 and DCPD petroleum resins. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2stabilized form.

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Ni 5338 P RS

BASF catalyst Ni 5338 P RS is a 62% nickel powder catalyst designed for the hydrogenation of C9 and DCPD petroleum resins. The catalyst is sold in reduced-CO2stabilized form.

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Ni 5565 P RL

BASF catalyst Ni 5565 P RL is applicable in the hydrogenation of a wide variety of edible oil feedstocks. It combines superior activity with good selectivity and filterability. It is extremely resistant to catalyst poisons. It is sold reduced and protected in hardened palm oil droplets.

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Ni 7210 E 1/16” 3F RS

BASF catalyst Ni 7210 E 1/16” 3F RS is a very robust and tolerant hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is a 56% nickel containing trilobe extrudate that is sold in reducedCO2-stabilized form.BASF catalyst Ni 7210 E 1/16” 3F RS is a very robust and tolerant hydrogenation fixed bed catalyst. It is a 56% nickel containing trilobe extrudate that is sold in reducedCO2-stabilized form.

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Nysofact® 120

BASF Nysofact 120 is a highly effective catalyst for the hydrogenation of fatty acids to very low iodine values. Its high activity enables the processor to make the choices of either using less catalyst or reducing hydrogenation time. BASF Nysofact 120 is very poison resistant and has excellent filtration characteristics.

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Nysofact® 237

BASF Nysofact 237 is a catalyst coated with secondary amine. It is supplied in the form of solid droplets (pastilles); any formation of dust due to handling of the catalyst is negligible. BASF Nysofact 237 is ready for use as supplied.

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Nysosel® 645

BASF Nysosel 645 is a catalyst possessing maximum selectivity in the partial hydrogenation of edible oils. It offers enhanced activity at lower temperatures which minimizes the formation of the trans isomer. Nysosel 645 is sold reduced and protected in hardened palm oil droplets.

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Nysosel® 800

BASF’s fats and oils hydrogenation catalytic technologies are precipitated catalyst nickel catalysts on proprietary supports. They contain various levels of reduced nickel as the active metal and the catalyst powder is coated in fully hardened vegetable oil (droplet shape).

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Nysosel® 810

BASF Nysosel 810 is an edible oil catalyst with a very high versatility for the hydrogenation of a wide variety of feedstocks. It combines high activity with good selectivity and filterability. BASF Nysosel 810 also offers good resistance against catalyst poison in the feedstocks.

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Nysosel® 820

BASF Nysosel 820 is an edible oils hydrogenation catalyst possessing superior activity, combined with good selectivity and filterability. It is extremely resistant to catalyst poisons and is highly versatile applicable for a wide range of applications.

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Nysosel® 880

BASF Nysosel 880 is a newly developed edible oils hydrogenation catalyst possessing excellent activity, combined with superior selectivity. It is extremely active and can be used for hydrogenations lower temperature. Nysosel 880 is highly versatile applicable for a wide range of applications.

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Oxychlorination Brochure

BASF OxiStar® Fixed Bed Oxychlorination Catalysts and Diluents offer very low pressure drop fixed bed catalyst solutions for the PVC industry resulting in very high performance in your plants. At BASF, we create chemistry.

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Process Catalysts - New Technologies & Licensing

Partnerships on new technologies and licensing that makes our partners love technology.

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