A more comfortable safety shoe


For safety shoes, Elastopan® provides additional oil- and petrol-resistant as well as anti-static properties. Used in both the hard, protective outsole and the soft, cushioning insole, polyurethane is practical and lightweight and offers a range of advantages, such as comfort, flexibility and shock-force reduction to feet, knees, hips and lower back.


Where BASF technology can be found in safety shoes:

  • Elastopan® PU for midsoles, unit soles, insoles, and uppers
  • Grip Tech PU for outsoles and unit soles
  • Elastollan® TPU for outsoles, shanks, torsion bars, transparent parts
  • Ultramid® polyamide for high-stiffness plates
Safety Footwear