Insecticides are essential tools for controlling insect pests and therefore, improving the quality of life for humans, domestic animals and livestock. BASF offers a broad portfolio of innovative solutions to customers around the world in the agricultural, turf, ornamental, professional pest and and public health segments.
Innovative insect management solutions
High performance insecticides
Global population growth continues to intensify the competition for the share of the earth’s resources required by humans and insect pests. Largely since the 1940s, successive generations of synthetic insecticides and biological products have enabled the richness of low risk and effective pest management technologies available today.
The BASF portfolio of insecticides works to prevent insect damage and infestations that affect public health and increase the quality and quantity of crops. Our research focuses on developing modern insecticides for use in pest and resistance management programs that are safe for humans and beneficial insects, including pollinators. BASF continues to build innovative, broad-spectrum solutions for our customers that address insect challenges of today and tomorrow.