(PlastEurope) -- BASF has been presented with the ⌠OkoGlobe international environmental award for its energy-efficient automotive solutions incorporated in the ⌠i-flow concept car project. The award, sponsored by the University of Duisburg-Essen and championed by automotive expert Ferdinand Dudenhoffer, is issued for groundbreaking concepts, innovations, products and production processes in the area of mobility. BASF took the 2010 third prize in the supplier innovations category for its contributions to the i-flow concept car, designed in cooperation with Korean carmaker Hyundai and unveiled at the International Geneva Motor Show in March 2010.
BASF's CEO in Russia and CIS Sergey Andreev is going to chair "Russian Petrochemical Summit - 2010" international conference organized by ICIS and MRC. For more information please refer to http://www.polymersummit.ru/ Summit official web page.