VISIOMER® Specialty methacrylates  for oil & gas 

Methacrylates and methacrylamides are versatile building blocks in oil and gas applications. Drilling, stimulation, production, midstream, EOR and infrastructure are some of the sub-markets serviced by Evonik. 

Our VISIOMER® products show capabilities and innovations in the hydrocarbon lifecycle to:

  • Unlock reservoir potential
  • Protect and extend asset life and reliability
  • Increase and enhance production and throughput

Selected Solutions

VISIOMER® long alkyl chain methacrylates like VISIOMER® Terra C13-MA, Terra C17.4-MA and C18-22-MA are essential constituents of wax inhibitors for flow assurance.

Cationic methacrylates and methacrylamides such as VISIOMER® MAPTAC and TMAEMC are used in water treatment, in both production and stimulation. They act as comonomers in friction reducer polymers for hydraulic fracturing.

VISIOMER® NIPMAA is used as building block for polymers in oil & gas applications.


  • Improved flow assurance
  • Treatment of high brine waters