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    Tailor-made Omega-3s

      BASF has been pioneering in omega-3 for more than 175 years. There is a vast potential of omega-3 for healthcare applications, and we became the global leader in research, development and production of marine-based omega-3 derivatives in pharmaceutical applications.

      Innovating omega-3 solutions for a better health
      There is a vast potential of omega-3 lipids for pharmaceutical use. At BASF, we are dedicated to supporting you at developing innovative omega-3 formulations. Examples of use are intravenous formulations, creams and drops, to name a few.

    Why BASF
    Unique R&D capabilities for lipids & omega-3 fatty acid formulations
    We have Global partner networks and competencies
    We have an unrivalled service expertise and experience in value chain management, regulatory services and quality management

      Our competencies include:


    • 30-90% EPA/DHA
    • Up to 97% EPA
    • Up to 95% DHA
    • Other long-chain lipids


    • Ethyl-Esters
    • Free Fatty Acids
    • Triglycerides
    • Diglycerides
    • Monoglycerides

    Research & Development

    20 years of experience in pharma

    Value-Chain Management

    Trusted collaboration with our partners

    GMP sites

    ALL IN-HOUSE: Streamlined production process covers the full cycle from crude oil to concentrates and capsules

    Sustainability & Traceability

    Our product – made from fish oil – can be traced along the entire value chain, back to healthy fish stocks

    Regulatory Affairs

    Dedicated to omega-3

    Science of Omega-3

    Dedicated to omega-3