Schwarzheide, Germany

As well as the developments involving Puralis, Rethmann Entsorgungswirtschaft GmbH and Biodiesel Schwarzheide GmbH, established third-party investments at Schwarzheide include BASFGE Schwarzheide GmbH, a BASF/GE Plastics Europe joint venture that operates a world scale 60,000t/yr polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) unit.