Recent Press releases

Evonik news


, Middle East and Africa

Evonik launches COPI™ at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference

Evonik, one of the world leaders in specialty chemicals, participates this week at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) held between 12 & 15 November at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC).


IBU environmental product declaration* published for PLEXIGLAS® solid sheets

The Institut Bauen und Umwelt e. V. (IBU) has issued an environmental product declaration (EPD) for PLEXIGLAS® solid sheets.

, Nutrition & Care

Evonik announces price increase for amino acids used in pharmaceutical and human nutrition applications

Evonik Nutrition & Care GmbH will implement a price increase of 8 percent for its amino acid product portfolio for all applications sold via the Health Care Business Line.

, Performance Materials

Evonik commissions new multi-layer coextrusion plant for PMMA flat sheets

Following mechanical completion of the facility, Evonik has announced the official start-up of its new multi-layer coextrusion plant for PMMA flat films.

, Greater China

Evonik strengthens its activities in Precision Livestock Farming with acquisition of Belgian Big Data software provider Porphyrio

Evonik Industries completed the acquisition of Porphyrio NV, the Catholic University Leuven spin-off company head-quartered in Herent (Belgium) on November 7, 2018.

, Asia Pacific South

Evonik acquires PeroxyChem for US$625 million

Evonik Industries AG has signed an agreement with One Equity Partners to acquire US-based PeroxyChem for US$625 million. PeroxyChem is a manufacturer of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and peracetic acid (PAA) and is well positioned in high-margin specialty applications.