BASF and F.A.R. have agreed to cooperate on the production, marketing and sale of the polyalcohol trimethylolpropane, which is used in production of synthetic lubricants.
BASF will mothball its TMP plant in Ludwigshafen, Germany, which will affect eight BASF employees, who will assume other jobs at the site. The Ludwigshafen plant went on stream in 2000, said BASF spokesman Klaus-Peter Rieser.
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