Source: BASF

BASF announced the dedication of its new Kixor herbicide technology production unit at its manufacturing site located near Hannibal, Mo. Kixor was recently approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Kixor is the new herbicide technology behind a family of products currently being launched in the United States and other countries.

"Growers are at the center of the challenge to meet the growing demand for a safe, abundant and affordable food supply, and BASF is dedicated to providing tools to help them," said Stefan Marcinowski, Ph.D., member of the board of executive directors of BASF SE, who was present for the dedication. "BASF's commitment to delivering such innovative solutions as Kixor herbicide is reflected by the construction of a sophisticated manufacturing center in Hannibal."

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