Evonik’s new step forward in the production of bioplastics

Robert Lewandowski, striker of Borussia Dortmund sponsored by Evonik
Robert Lewandowski, striker of Borussia Dortmund sponsored by Evonik

Another step in the bioeconomy for Evonik, the German company based in Essen, which is one of the world’s leading specialty chemicals companies, with sales of 13.6 billion euros and an operating result (adjusted EBITDA) of 2.6 billion in 2012. In early 2013, Evonik Industries began operating a pilot plant for ω-amino lauric acid (ALS) in Slovenska Lupca, Slovakia. The effort represents Evonik’s next step forward in the production of sustainable high-performance plastics.

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