BASF produces and markets a wide range of active ingredients and excipients, and exclusive synthesis services for the pharmaceutical industry. The company offers a wide range of chemicals, from basic petrochemicals and inorganics for captive use, to intermediates and specialties for the external market. It is one of the leading global producers of styrenics, engineering plastics and polyurethanes. BASF is a major supplier of agricultural products and fine chemicals to the farming, food processing, pharmaceuticals, animal and human nutrition, and personal care industries. Through its subsidiary, the company explores and produces crude oil and natural gas. BASF is located in Florham Park, N.J., and has production operations in more than 100 sites throughout the world.