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on January 2, 2018

BASF plant fire limits vitamin availability

Fire creates sense of urgency for livestock producers

On October 31, 2017, a fire occurred at BASF’s citral plant in Ludwigshafen, Germany. Consequently, the company had to shut down the plant for its citral- and isoprenol-based aroma ingredients.

At that time, BASF’s vitamins A and E plants also shut down. The company will only be able to restart…

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