You can access the service either via the BASF News & Media Relations website or directly at www.tvservice.basf.com.
The TV service is mainly designed for TV and online journalists. Every user, i.e. worldwide, who visits the site can view the available content, but ordering content is reserved for accredited users only.
The service is free of charge for TV and online journalists and for internal BASF communication.
Just click the accreditation button on the start page and complete the boxes as requested. You will then receive your personal user name/password.
No additional software is necessary. The system supports all the usual browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.).
All content items are viewed using the Adobe Flash Videoplayer, Version 8.
You can use the contact button in the right navigation box to reach us via phone or mail.
All the content (texts, clips and additional info) is available in German and English. Further languages may be added later.
All topics will be produced in DigiBeta16:9 format.
Moving images can be ordered either in the form of cassettes (DigiBeta, betacam sp) or DVD. All content is also available for direct download. Another option is to order transfer via satellite or ATM.
Bit rate: 8000 kbit/s.
PAL or NTSC
Audio 48 kHz
We offer all clips for download in broadcastable quality as MPEG2 files, at a bit rate of 8000 Kilobit per second, in PAL or NTSC video standard in anamorphic 16:19 aspect ratio. The visual quality is on a par with commercial DVDs.