What do we do?


Even if you don't recognize us by name, you will recognize Evonik by the products we make in the Mobile community.


We don't make airplanes...

We don't make paper...

We don't make paint...

An airplane flies overhead in front of a light blue sky

We make airplanes lighter.

Evonik's ROHACELL® lightweight rigid foam is used in airplanes to provide strength while improving fuel efficiency.

Visit the ROHACELL® webpage to learn more about rigid foam.

A roll of paper towels

We make paper brighter.

Hydrogen Peroxide made in Mobile is used for many different purposes, one of which is as a bleaching agent in the pulp and paper industry.

Visit the Active Oxygens webpage to learn more about Hydrogen Peroxide.

Two small plates are coated with white paint. The paint runs on one plate, but stays even on the other.

We make paint hang better.

Aerosil® fumed silica is the ingredient that improves consistency and prevents paint from sagging.

Visit the Aerosil® webpage to learn more about fumed silica.

Evonik headquarters in Germany

A Global Specialty Chemical Company

Evonik's site in Mobile might be the company's largest manufacturing site in North America, but the company has locations all around the world, from Brazil to Japan. Evonik is headquartered in Essen, Germany and operates in over 100 countries across six continents. Follow this link to learn more about how products you use become Better with Evonik.