BASF http://wunc.org en Insecticide Producer BASF Expands Research Facility In RTP http://wunc.org/post/insecticide-producer-basf-expands-research-facility-rtp <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Officials with a leading plant sciences company have expanded their presence in Research Triangle Park.&nbsp; </span><a href="http://www.basf.com/group/corporate/en/" style="line-height: 1.5;">BASF</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> cut the ribbon today on new lab, office and greenhouse space.&nbsp; The expansion cost $33 million.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The new addition includes an insect production facility, or an "insect zoo," to aid in testing bug-killing agents.&nbsp; Nigel </span>Armes<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is </span>BASF's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> director of research and development.&nbsp; He says the facility is key in establishing the company as a leader in insecticide production.</span><br><br> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 20:28:36 +0000 Gurnal Scott 21944 at http://wunc.org Insecticide Producer BASF Expands Research Facility In RTP