Invasive weed battle in BC

Herbicide has been deployed right in BC water at Roberts Bank and Boundary Bay to battle against a particularly nasty invasive aquatic species called Spartina.

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BASF is the world’s leading chemical company and a major manufacturer of professional vegetation management products for the airport, aquatic, forestry, industrial bareground, invasive/noxious, railroad, roadside, utility and pasture and rangeland markets in Canada.

BASF aims to turn knowledge rapidly into market success. The vision of BASF’s Crop Protection division is to be the world’s leading innovator, optimizing agricultural production, improving nutrition, and thus enhancing the quality of life for a growing world population.

BASF Canada, located in Mississauga, Ontario is a subsidiary of BASF SE, and an affiliate of BASF Corporation. BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has nearly 17,000 employees in North America, and had sales of $19.3 billion in 2013. For more information about BASF’s North American operations, visit

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