Solutions for Sustainable Construction
BASF provides products and solutions to help building owners, design professionals, concrete producers, and contractors build and restore structures. Our solutions perform to the highest standards while considering cost, environmental impact and the safety of our customers and building occupants. We simplify and streamline the construction process by offering sustainable solutions that perform, services that quantify sustainable benefits, and knowledgeable partners to help solve our customers’ challenges.
Products and technologies for sustainable construction
The Master Builders Solutions portfolio contributes to sustainable construction by offering products and systems that:
- help contribute to safer, healthier environments for building occupants and the contractors who build our structures
- help lower energy, water usage and material waste both during and post construction
- help reduce carbon emissions and improve heat management
- increase durability and protect structures to make them last longer
Founding Members of the Emirates Green Building Council
Being founding members of the Emirates Green Building Council (EGBC), one our core strategic principles is driving sustainable solutions. This leads to the development of durable products that improve energy efficiency as well as the speed and ease of construction while meeting green building standards and sophisticated design requirements.
Through ur commitment with the EGBC we have proudly sponsored the production of the Technical Guidelines for Retroffiting Existing Buildings, and we participate annually at the EGBC Congress held in Dubai.
Third-party validated tools and services allow BASF to evaluate and compare the sustainable benefits of products to help construction professionals make informed decisions.
Eco-Efficiency Analysis for Concrete Mixtures – This comparative life cycle assessment methodology examines the cost and environmental impacts of alternative products, processes and technologies. It evaluates the entire environmental life cycle, beginning with extraction of raw materials, through the disposal or recycling of the product. Learn more
Living our commitment
Our facilities serve as a tangible example of BASF’s commitment to sustainable construction. Our UAE facilities are ISO 14001 Environment Management System certified and were awarded the Environment Performance Card by the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water in 2013.
We take a holistic approach to sustainable construction and continue to work to improve all our facilities - whether LEED certified or not. We believe that as a supplier of products and solutions to this market, our work to constantly improve our buildings allows us to more fully understand what it takes to participate in sustainable construction projects.