Research & Innovation
The researchers at Evonik are looking for innovative solutions as well as innovative ideas. That’s why they spend every day searching for potential products and new directions for development. We report on the latest research activities in chemistry and related disciplines.
Tomorrow’s Beauty Care
Only the best for the beauty sector: How to make discriminating customers happy.
Looking good! Facts and figures about the global beauty business, which is growing by leaps and bounds.
Protecting the Skin
New active ingredients protect the skin from environmental pollution.
Plants defend themselves against frost and parasites—and attract the interest of the cosmetics industry.
Heat Is Power
In industrial plants and households, energy is being lost everywhere in the form of waste heat.
Getting safely to the Destination
How liposomes play a key role in cancer therapy by transporting ribonucleic acids to the affected cells.
Transport without Side Effects
On the art of transporting pharmaceutical ingredients to specific targets.
How Medications Enter the Body
The “chemical packaging” and the navigation are becoming more precise.
The new formula C4
Thanks to an award-winning cleaning process, Evonik can use the raw material FCC-C4.
Better Than Real
New additives ensure that artificial leather can be produced in a more sustainable way.
Layer by Layer
The Belgian company Materialise is using polyamide 12 to develop the 3D printing of the future.
Facts about the biggest fossil energy carrier: Who extracts how much, and what is made from it?
Everything you need to know: Bone-dry facts about the components of our skeleton.
Healing bones with polymers
The Medical Devices Project House is developing materials that support bone healing.
Scientists produce specialty chemicals from electricity and carbon dioxide.
At a Glance
Two Steps to Green Chemistry
How to produce valuable materials such as butanol and hexanol via sustainable methods.