Products, Markets, Applications

Performance Materials

Segments
The heart of the Performance Materials segment is the production of polymer materials and intermediates, mainly for the rubber, plastic and agriculture industries. Progressive globalization offers market opportunities for this segment, driven by mobility and increasing urbanization, which are raising global demand for efficient transportation systems and sustainable construction methods.
ACRIFIX® (en, de, us)

ACRIFIX® Specialty Bonding Agents and Auxiliaries: For a perfect union of ACRYLITE® and other acrylic sheet.
ACRYLITE® (en)

In terms of weather resistance, brilliance, transparency and surface hardness, no other plastic comes close to ACRYLITE®.
ACRYLITE® Polymers (en)

Freedom in form, color, and function: ACRYLITE® acrylic polymers for injection molding and extrusion applications.
Aerosol Propellants (en, de)

Propellants are used as components in aerosol cans or as foaming agents for foams and foods.
Alkoxides (en, de)

Alkoxides from Evonik are the icing on the cake in many applications.
Biodiesel (en, de, pt)

Of the alternative sources of energy that are being debated, one is long established: biodiesel.
Butadienes (en, de)

Butadienes belong to the alkene group and are chemical compounds of the hydrocarbon group.
Butene-1 (en, de)

Butene-1 is a colourless, combustible gas with a characteristic odour. It is easily condensable under pressure.
Cyanuric Chloride (en)

A multifunctional intermediate for herbicides, reactive dyes, optical brighteners and many other specialties.
CYROLITE® Compounds (en, us)

CYROLITE® compounds are the world's most advanced medical acrylics. Our grades meet the standards for food and medical biocompatibility.
EUROPLEX® SDX (en, de)

EUROPLEX® Glazings out of premium quality polycarbonate are especially designed to prevent electrostatic discharge events (ESD-Protection).EUROPLEX® Glazings out of premium quality polycarbonate are especially designed to prevent electrostatic discharge events (ESD-Protection).
EUROPLEX® SDX
EUROPLEX® Sheets (en, de, zh)

Performance films and sheets are semifinished products used in special niche markets.Performance films and sheets are semifinished products used in special niche markets.
EUROPLEX® Sheets
Extraction (en, pt)

CO2 - 1st choice for aroma extraction, defatting, pesticide removal, phytoextraction, and sterilization.CO2 - 1st choice for aroma extraction, defatting, pesticide removal, phytoextraction, and sterilization.
Extraction
Isobutene (en, de)

Isobutene is the branched C4-Olefin - a molecule with outstanding characteristics.Isobutene is the branched C4-Olefin - a molecule with outstanding characteristics.
Isobutene
JAYHAWK™ (en)

JAYHAWK™ dianhydrides show their strength as co-monomers for polyimide synthesis and as curatives for epoxy resins.JAYHAWK™ dianhydrides show their strength as co-monomers for polyimide synthesis and as curatives for epoxy resins.
JAYHAWK™
MTBE (en, de)

MTBE improves engine performance and, at the same time, reduces emissions of gasoline engines.MTBE improves engine performance and, at the same time, reduces emissions of gasoline engines.
MTBE
Oxo-Products (en, de)

Oxo alcohols are the most important raw material component used in the manufacture of large-volume plasticizers.Oxo alcohols are the most important raw material component used in the manufacture of large-volume plasticizers.
Oxo-Products
PARAPAN® (en, de)

PARAPAN® sets a new standard for high gloss in furniture and interior design applications.PARAPAN® sets a new standard for high gloss in furniture and interior design applications.
PARAPAN®
Performance Intermediates (en, de)

As an essential part of Evonik Performance Materials GmbH, we the Business Line Performance Intermediates (PI) are a major producer of C4-based materials for the rubber, plastics and specialty chemicals markets.As an essential part of Evonik Performance Materials GmbH, we the Business Line Performance Intermediates (PI) are a major producer of C4-based materials for the rubber, plastics and specialty chemicals markets.
Performance Intermediates
PLEXIGLAS® Polymers (en, de)

PLEXIGLAS® Molding Compounds: Freedom in form, color, function based on PMMA.PLEXIGLAS® Molding Compounds: Freedom in form, color, function based on PMMA.
PLEXIGLAS® Polymers
PLEXIGLAS® sheets, films, tubes & rods (en, de, zh)

PLEXIGLAS® is one of the world‘s most precious and versatile plastics. PLEXIGLAS® offers tailormade, durably brilliant solutions.PLEXIGLAS® is one of the world‘s most precious and versatile plastics. PLEXIGLAS® offers tailormade, durably brilliant solutions.
PLEXIGLAS® sheets, films, tubes & rods
Potassium Derivatives (en, de)

The main applications for Chlor Alkali Chemicals are the production of glass, ceramics, agro-chemicals, aging inhibitors and pharmaceuticals.The main applications for Chlor Alkali Chemicals are the production of glass, ceramics, agro-chemicals, aging inhibitors and pharmaceuticals.
Potassium Derivatives
SiYPro™ (en)

SiYPro™ Performance Additives: Simplify Your Process with our antifoulants for monomer production.SiYPro™ Performance Additives: Simplify Your Process with our antifoulants for monomer production.
SiYPro™
TAC|TAICROS® Crosslinkers (en, ru, zh)

TAC/TAICROS® products are used especially successfully in the plastics, rubber and photovoltaic industry.TAC/TAICROS® products are used especially successfully in the plastics, rubber and photovoltaic industry.
TAC|TAICROS® Crosslinkers
TMT 15® (en, de)

TMT 15® stands for Environmentally friendly separation of heavy metals from waste water.TMT 15® stands for Environmentally friendly separation of heavy metals from waste water.
TMT 15®
VISIOMER® (en, zh)

With VISIOMER® Evonik offers methacrylate monomers, effective building blocks for a broad range of application areas.With VISIOMER® Evonik offers methacrylate monomers, effective building blocks for a broad range of application areas.
VISIOMER®