BTC Chemical Distribution
BASF Corp. - a daughter company - of BASF SE - The chemical company - is involved more than 30 years in the modification of Bitumenemulsions. We have a production plant in Chattanooga/Tennesee for SBR = Butonal. In recent years we gain a lot of market share in the cold-mix emulsions with our Butonal NS 198 / Nx 4190 and are investing in this industry.
Amongst our customers are companies like Colas, Eurovia, Bitunova and we consider ourselves as an important player for modification of emulsion. Our american collegues are members of ISSA and others and BTC is associate member of the German Emulsionverband FSB as well as EAPA, DAV/DAI
Our aim is to contribute via our R+D department in Charlotte / N.C. to continously develop products for the asphalt emulsions industries such as our new product Butonal NX 4190 with a cross-linking network or our new tackcoat Acronal NX 4627 as well as to underline via eco-efficiency analyses some positive effects of asphalt emulsions. These we do in co-operation with universities and institues all over the world. we are issuing a lot of scentific work in our industry.
We work worldwide within our BASF community whereas BTC Europe GmbH is responsible for Europe, Africa, Middle East. BTC itself is a 100 % daughter-company of BASF and distributes only BASF-products. We have an extended network of BTC-companies throughout Europe.