Textile, Leather & Footwear
Highly elastic soft touch coatings for footwear, furniture and vehicle interiors
Under “Functional Coatings – Haptic”, BASF develops and markets innovative coating technologies for highly flexible substrates. Uses include shoes, vehicle interiors and furniture. These technologies set new standards in design opportunities, customization and process optimization, which helps our customers create innovative and unique products.
Our customers need to protect, functionalize and color flexible substrates, such as foams, and our expertise in paint formulation, application, color development and process integration help them do it. We partner up with our customers, we understand their current and future needs and help them differentiate and optimize themselves.
Our Key Markets
Our innovative coating technologies for highly flexible substrates can be used for the production of shoes, vehicle interiors and furniture. Get to know the future trends of those industries.