In my element

“I love and hate chlorine”

The diver Tina Punzel plunges every day into a chlorinated pool. What does she associate with the element chlorine?

Innovations

Perspectives in overview

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

In my Element

"Iron forms the basis of my collection"

Hermann Sicius collects chemical elements. What fascinates him about them, and which element is the most valuable one?

Perspectives

Of plant sensors and protective tattoos

Could tattoos help to protect against the sun? Will algorithms be able to predict the results of chemical reactions?

Water electrolysis

The membrane is the key

AEM electrolysis is expected to produce large amounts of green hydrogen. A new membrane will make it possible.

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.

Knowledge Storage

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