Today’s consumer is looking for an edge. A shoe that is lighter, or has more energy return, or is slip resistant or has a specific design geared to running a marathon or strolling around the neighborhood. We have the material and design expertise that you need to deliver that type of footwear technology.
We Elevate Footwear Technology With Our Material and Design Expertise.
BASF can deliver high performance footwear materials for all types of shoes and soles – from safety shoes to running shoes to casual shoes. With our portfolio of polyurethane systems, thermoplastic polyurethanes and engineering thermoplastics, we offer you a unique and integrated toolbox of solutions. We not only have material expertise, we have a full understanding of the value chain – from how the foam is produced to how to attach the shoe sole. That knowledge can also help you find new and more cost effective ways to bring your product to market.