While your car is running, the engine compartment can get really hot, placing high demands on the construction materials.

A special polymer from Evonik, which is used in fuel lines, braves all temperatures.

Evonik also offers a wide range of high-performance additives to improve the performance of lubricants and diesel fuel. Biodiesel is already a suitable alternative fuel. Evonik has many years of experience and tried and tested expertise in the production of catalysts to produce biodiesel. The global market for biodiesel products is a particularly attractive growth market for Evonik. More and more countries around the world are introducing mandatory biodiesel-blending quotas as they strive to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions in a drive to achieve their climate-protection targets effectively.

Crosslinking boosters for peroxide-cured rubber hoses improve their mechanical, thermal and aging properties.

Oil Additives

Oil Additives focuses on its two core competencies – lubricant additives and specialty methacrylates. The lubricant additives business develops additive and base oil technologies, which improve fuel economy and flow efficiency of automotive lubricants in passenger cars and commercial vehicles, as well as energy efficiency and productivity of industrial lubricants in construction, mining, agricultural and manufacturing equipment. The specialty methacrylates business serves multiple applications such as coatings, personal care, oilfield/refining chemicals and fuel additives, with tailored monomers and polymers. Together, the brands and products in the Oil Additives portfolio all stand together to accomplish one purpose – to create possibilities for a sustainable world.