Products, Markets, Applications

Performance Materials


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.

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.

Cyanuric Chloride