Regulatory / Agency Approvals


Automotive Approvals

Automotive Specification Database- Use our Automotive Specification Database to find BASF Plastics resins meeting different OEM Automotive Specifications.


European REACH Regulation

REACH Letter

North American Brochure Insert


BASF REACH Success Brochure


Factory Mutual Information

Factory Mutual Roof Deck Approvals: Styropor EPS

Factory Mutual Ceiling Tile Approvals: Styropor EPS


FDA Compliance

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ICBO (International Council of Building Officials) Reports

ES Report, Insulation: Styropor EPS


Kosher Certification

Star-K Kosher Certification: Ultramid B


NES (National Evaluation Service, Inc.)

National Evaluation Report, Surface Burning Characteristics, Building Insulation: Styropor EPS


NSF Listing

ANSI/NSF STANDARD 61 Drinking Water System Components - Health Effects: Ultraform, Ultrason, Ultramid, Ultradur (Link to NSF Website)


Restricted Substances - Letters of Declaration

Absence of Conflict Minerals

Compliance of SVHC

Conformance to RoHS, ELV, WEEE

Conformance to the Model Toxics in Packaging Legislation — CONEG

Conformance to Heavy Metal Content

Conformance to Materials of Plant Origin and Food Allergens

Conformance to Materials of Animal Origin, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) and Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (TSE)

DMF Content

Ozone Depleting Substances

Presence of Bisphenol A

Presence of Hexabromocyclododecane (HBCDD)

Presence of Latex

Presence of Phthalates

Presence of Perfluorooctane Sulfonates (PFOS)

REACH SVHC Candidates and Annex XIV - Styropor® BF and Styropor® BFL


Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.(UL) Recognition

(Plastic) Foamed Plastic - Component BRYX2.R5817: Styropor® EPS

Plastics - Component QMFZ2.E36632: Capron®, Nypel®, Petra®, PBT

Plastics - Component QMFZ2.E54675: Styropor® EPS

Plastics Certified For Canada - Component QMFZ8.E54675: Styropor® EPS

Polymeric Materials for Use in Wire and Cable - Component QMTT2.E41910: Capron®

Polymeric Materials for Use in Wire and Cable - Component QMTT2.E75895: Ultramid®


Medical Device Usage/USP Compliance

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