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Employees at Evonik plant in Mobile, Alabama

Evonik in North America

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A strong presence:

  • 4,753 employees

  • 28 production sites

  • 8 R&D centers

ESHQ:

  • 0 Transportation Accidents

  • 92.2 million metric tons of Greenhouse Gas Emissions avoided

  • €37 million invested in environmental protection

Recent developments:

  • In 2018, Evonik began production at its new precipitated silica plant near Charleston, S.C. The company also transformed its Medical Devices Project House in Birmingham, Ala., into a competence center dedicated to collaborative R&D for specialty polymers 
    In November, Evonik announced its intent to purchase Peroxychem, a manufacturer of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and peracetic acid (PAA) that is well positioned in high-margin specialty applications.

  • In 2017, Evonik closed on its largest acquisition ever with the purchase of the specialty additives business of Air Products. The deal added about 600 employees and seven sites in North America, along with a portfolio of products uniquely compatible to Evonik’s. The company also purchased the silica business of J.M. Huber, bringing another almost 300 employees and three new sites to Evonik. 

        

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Employees at Evonik plant in Mobile, Alabama

Evonik in North America


Evonik has more than 28 major production sites in the U.S. and Canada, as well as numerous offices, labs, warehouses and distribution centers, employing about 5,000 people in the region.

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Evonik has more than 28 major production sites in the United States, Canada and Mexico, as well as numerous offices, labs, warehouses and distribution centers in North America.

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Evonik Industries AG


Our strengths include a balanced spectrum of business activities and end-markets, close collaboration with customers, and market-oriented research and development.

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