Animal nutrition

Insects as animal feed

The larvae of the black soldier fly are packed full of protein – and offer a source of hope for climate and environmental protection.

Foresight

Cheese without cows

In the future, dairy products could be manufactured without any components of animal origin through fermentation by microorganisms.

The microbiome

Influencers in the gut

The microbiome protects us from diseases—but how does this work? And how do synbiotics and probiotics promote gut health?

Video

In my element

“And the aluminum suddenly broke”

The former BVB goalie Wolfgang “Teddy” de Beer talks about aluminum goalposts and the legendary goalpost collapse in Madrid.

Prof. Dr. Christian Sina

Healthy nutrition

Custom-made meals

Everyone’s different: In an interview, Professor Christian Sina calls for personalized nutrition.

Innovations

Perspectives in overview

Research for a better future: Our Perspectives illuminates pioneering ideas and innovations from around the world.

Main topics Dossiers Elements

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Reports, interviews, and graphics: Our dossiers bring together everything worth knowing about the main themes of ELEMENTS.

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Research and Innovation
Science that fascinates—we report on the latest research and innovations in chemistry and related disciplines.
Markets and Regions
Evonik operates in 100 countries all over the globe. In this section we show how the future is being invented in these locations—and why it’s happening there.
People and Visions
Innovations don’t emerge from a vacuum. They are born inside our heads. A report about people who promote their visions with passion.
Opinion and Debate
Progress becomes possible when we criticize the world as it is. That’s why we offer this space for exciting debates—and controversial positions.

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