Efficiency enhancement

Microreactors from the 3D printer

Additive manufacturing opens the door to lower CO2 emissions and less energy consumption in chemical production.

Efficiency enhancement

Stirring tank reactor vs. microreactor

During chemical reactions, through-air tanks from the 3D printer dissipate heat better than their predecessors.

In my element

“We need a large enough quantity to ­recycle indium”

Daniel Goldmann has a plan for extracting indium from electronic waste – with behavioral psychology.

Foresight

Forever young

The better the food, the longer the consumer’s life: How certain substances in foods slow down the human aging process.

Innovations

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

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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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