BASF is one of the largest chemical companies globally, operating in nearly all sectors and almost every country in the world. Creating a sustainable future by combining economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility is the core philosophy of its operations. BASF’s waterborne styrene-acrylic and full acrylic dispersions for architectural coatings and construction chemicals are suitable for all coatings applied on residential, commercial, or industrial buildings for both decorative and protective purposes. Examples include the Acronal® ECO range, focused on low odour, low VOC and renewable raw materials, or the Acronal® EDGE and Acronal® PLUS ranges, focused on other functional properties such as anti-virus and stain resistance features for interiors and high durability exterior coatings. Also a leading supplier of binders for the paper industry, BASF offers a wide range of Styrene Butadiene and Styrene Acrylic dispersions under the well-known brands of Styronal®, Styrofan®, and Basonal®.