production

Products & Solutions

Oil & Gas


At production wells and facilities, Evonik’s additives support asset integrity, flow assurance and fluid separation. In down-hole tools and production equipment, Evonik’s products are used in high pressure and temperature applications.


Production
Application
What Evonik brings to the Application
Chemistries
Products
Acid Gas Removal
Finished product used for removal of acid gases from natural gas streams.
Ethers, polyethylene glycol dimethyl ether
Anti-Scalant
Chemistries which can be used in oilfield service operations to avoid scale in wellbore or near-wellbore radius.
Low molecular weight nitrogen-free and phosphorous-free polyelectrolytes
DEGAPAS
Biocides/ Oxidizers
Finished products for use as an oilfield biocide and oxidizing agent for produced water clean up, frac water pre-treatment and oxidizing organics, bacteria and iron sulfide. Evonik’s biocide has federal EPA approval.
Peracetic acid
Cleaning Agents
Finished products with applicability for use as oilfield cleaning agent. Additives used in formulated products for oilfield cleaning agents.
Hydrogen peroxide Peracetic acid Quaternary amines (benzyl quats)
Cold Flow Improver
Maintain crude oil flow in production, transportation and storage.
Polyalkyl methacrylate (PAMA)
Corrosion Inhibitors
Additives to be used in formulations of corrosion inhibitor chemistries.
Alkanolamides Amine Alkoxylate Amphoacetates Imidazoline  Performance additives  Quaternary amines
Defoamer and Defoamer Agents
Additives for water treatment, drilling and fracturing fluids. Rapid wetting anionic surfactant for use in production wells.
Precipitated silica Fumed silica  Polyether siloxanes  Dispersible defoamer based on organo- modified siloxanes  Anionic surfactant
Demulsification
Separation or “breaking” of oil-in-water emulsions.
Fumed silica Precipitated silica
Drag Reducers
Building block to make high molecular weight polymer to reduce the drag in the pipeline.
Alkyl methacrylates (hydrophobic)
Foamers & Foaming Agents
Chemistries (additives and finished products) to be used downhole as a foam stabilizer/ wetting agent in hard water, for drilling muds, foam enhancement in foam fracturing and oil displacement.
Amphoteric surfactants including capramidopropyl betaines and amine oxides
Free Flow / Anti-Caking Agents
Additives to help prevent formation of lumps and improve flow of powders.
Fumed silica Precipitated silica
Hydrate Inhibitors
Building block to make polymer to prevent methane hydrate formation.
Aminofunctional methacrylates, cationic methacrylamide, methacrylate and methacrylamides (hydrophobic)
Liquid to Powder Conversion
To convert difficult-to-handle liquids (freezable, very viscous, hygroscopic) into powders.
Fumed silica Precipitated silica
Loss Control
Superabsorbents for loss control applications.
Superabsorbent polymer
Nanofiltration Separation
Robust solvent-stable membranes for separating molecules dissolved in organic liquids.
High performance polyimide
Natural Gas Processing
Upgrading and acid gas (CO2- and H2S) removal from natural gas, synthesis gas, biogas or flue gas. This high-performance absorbent was designed as a drop-in solution for existing plants.
Specialty Amine
Oil & Gas Fittings
Compression rings, gaskets, O-rings, flow control valves, compression plates, electrical connectors in downhole, high temperature-high stress applications.
Polyether ether ketone (PEEK)
Crude Oil Paraffin / Wax Inhibitor
Prevent wax deposition on pipelines & flowlines. Building blocks to make polymers to inhibit the paraffin and wax formation.
Polyalkyl methacrylate (PAMA) Alkyl methacrylates (hydrophobic)
Pipe Liners and Coatings
Improved heat-, chemical-, and abrasion-resistance of fusion-bonded-epoxy coatings. Pipe liners, coatings, extruded pipe, polymer composites, extrusion coatings, and powder coatings.
Dianhydrides Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) Polyamide PA12
Pour Point Depressant
Prevent wax deposition on pipelines & flowlines.
Polyalkyl methacrylate (PAMA)
Rheology Modifiers and Viscosifiers
Additives to support the development of polymers and alter rheological properties including control of sagging, settling, stability and processability of liquids and powders.
Fumed silica Precipitated silica Superabsorbent polymer Aminofunctional methacrylates, ether methacrylates and methacrylamides
Scale Inhibition
Prevent scale deposition on pipelines & flowlines.
Low molecular weight nitrogen- and phosphorous-free polyelectrolytes Ether methacrylates and methacrylic acid
Scale Removers
Finished products which can be used in oilfield service operations to remove scale in wellbore or near wellbore radius.
Peracetic acid
Swelling Agent
Superabsorbents for general solidification and absorbing applications. Swelling agent for swellable packers.
Superabsorbent polymer Superabsorbent polymer
Water Treatment
Building block to make cationic water soluble polymer to treat production waste water.
Cationic methacrylamide Cationic methacrylate