Smart Materials

Products, Markets, Applications

The Smart Materials division includes businesses with innovative materials that enable resource-saving solutions and replace conventional materials.

The products are continuously developed and adapted to the needs of the customers. They are the smart answer to the major challenges of our time: environment, urbanization, energy efficiency, mobility and health.

Adhesive Resins

A permanent affair: Designed Polymers for Adhesives & Sealants. Welcome to Evonik's Adhesive Resins Portal.


The Aerolyst® 3000 series is based on Evonik’s AEROSIL®, a fumed silica with very high purity whereas part of the Aerolyst® 7700 series is based on fumed titania.


AERODISP® is the brand name for dispersions which are easy to handle and work with.


AEROPERL® is the brand name for specially granulated fumed oxides.


AEROSIL® fumed silica. Numerous application possibilities are reflected in the uniquely extensive product range of AEROSIL®.


The AEROXIDE® product portfolio are applied in a wide range of applications and with the experienced global Applied Technology team Evonik keeps developing new applications.


Evonik offers the world’s widest range of technically available cyclic C8 building blocks.



Catalyst technologies from Evonik embrace homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysts.


Catylen® is Evonik’s brand name for olefin polymerization catalysts and components. (The product line consists of Catylen® S (supports) and Catylen® D (donors) offering a specialized product portfolio of catalyst components used in the manufacture of polyolefin catalysts.)


Fiber-reinforced composites will play a major role for lightweight constructions as one of the key technologies for the 21st century.


In specialty polymers, Evonik offers a wide range of bead polymers under the DEGACRYL® brand name.

DuraMem® & PuraMem®

The DuraMem® and PuraMem® membrane series are market leading membranes for Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN).


Whether for coil coating, metal packaging or flexible packaging, we cover the full spectrum of applications.


Today Dynasylan® products are used successfully throughout the world in paints and coatings, adhesives and sealants, plastics, fiber glass, cables and pharmaceuticals.

Hydrogen Peroxide

A number of products, processes and expertise for specific applications are available to a broad range of industries.


KALCAT™ products are activated metal catalysts based on nickel. These versatile products are suitable for hydrogenation reactions and are delivered in water.

Metalyst® MC

Metalyst™ products are activated metal catalysts based on nickel, cobalt or copper which are utilized in hydrogenation reactions. (These products are delivered either in water or as embedded material in distearylamine (DSA) or polyethylene glycol (PEG) for water-free processes.)


MONCAT™ products are supported reduced nickel catalysts embedded in pastilles of hydrogenated vegetable oil. (These water-free catalysts are sold worldwide for the hydrogenation of oils and fats from either plant or animal sources.)


Noblyst® catalysts contain precious metals on various support materials for fixed bed processes. Evonik has extensive expertise in the manufacture of these catalysts and provides a full service package including precious metals management.

Noblyst® P

Noblyst® P products are precious metal powder catalysts on various support materials mostly used in batch and slurry processes. This brand also comprises a range designed for flow chemistry processes.


Octolyst® base metal catalysts contain active components from Group VIII metals and optionally copper or other elements.


P84® : Solutions for a Cleaner World. P84® is the brand name of the polyimides manufactured by Evonik Fibres.

Peracetic Acid

Peracetic acid is an equilibrium mixture of peracetic acid, hydrogen peroxide, acetic acid and water.


With POLYVEST® Evonik offers stereospecific, low viscous and unsaponifiable liquid polybutadienes of different chemical composition, e.g. for adhesives & sealants for automotive OEM, coatings, electronics, polymer modification or rubber systems.


Protectosil® offers successful building protection for your individual needs.


ROHACELL® promises lightweight construction, and we keep that promise - with ROHACELL® structural foam.

Rubber Silanes

Rubber Silanes are used in a variety of products. Even shoe soles cannot be imagined without the silica silane system.


SEPURAN® modules are the new hollow fiber membrane modules from Evonik for efficient gas separation.

Si 363®

Liquid rubber silanes are products that can be injected to the compound in the mixer or added to the rubber compound in pre-weighed bags.

Si 69®

Liquid rubber silanes are products that can be injected to the compound in the mixer or added to the rubber compound in pre-weighed bags.


SIPERNAT® - Improvement of Flowability and Caking Tendency.


Siridion® is the world’s leading chlorosilane brand for the optical fibers industry.


The brand name Specialyst® stands for custom specific catalysts, where we leverage our core competencies in the context of a project. Evonik specializes in developing, scaling-up, and producing these sophisticated catalysts on a commercial scale.


Building on decades of process and product expertise, Evonik introduces the unique SPHERILEX® technology to produce novel spherical silica.


TROGAMID®—clearly convincing polyamides.


The ULTRASIL® line offers a broad range of particle sizes and performance benefits to suit the specific needs of our customers.


VESTAKEEP® PEEK is a high performance plastic for future technologies.


VESTAMELT® copolyamide high-performance powders provide outstanding material properties required in demanding industrial, coating or composites applications.


VESTAMID®: Polyamides in a Custom-Made Suit - consistent in processing, versatile in design.


VESTENAMER® is the world's most versatile rubber additive. The polyoctenamer solves various problems in rubber compounding and processing.


VESTODUR®—Specialty polybutylene tereph-thalate compounds.


With VESTOPLAST® Evonik offers amorphous poly-alpha-olefins (APAO)as raw materials for thermoplastic hot melts. They are especially used in the hygiene, packaging, woodworking and automotive industy.


VESTOSINT®—custom tailored for films, coatings, or composites.


With VESTOWAX® Evonik offers synthetic FT-waxes produced by Fischer-Tropsch-Process. The value additive for various applications, e.g. hot melts for paper and packaging.



SIPERNAT® and ZEOFREE® products are used as an anti-caking agent, carrier, stabilizer, defoamer, rheology controller, microplastic replacement, and numerous others. Our product portfolio offers a specialized product for almost every challenge.