СиликонSilicon is a composite resource in Astroneer. It can be obtained in the Chemical Lab from Resin, Methane, and Quartz. To do this, you need to install a Chemical Lab and place Quartz, Resin, and Methane in the crafting slots. Once the silicon is ready, it will appear in the Chemical Lab. Researching silicon in the Research Chamber will yield 600 bytes.

Silicon is used to activate the Novus core.

Craft silicone

ProcessingReceived itemRequired resources
Silicone SiliconeResin Resin
Quartz Quartz
Methane Methane


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  • Where to find silicon in Astroneer? How to craft silicon in Astroneer?
    It’s very simple. Install a Chemical Lab, place Resin, Methane, and Quartz in it, and wait. After a short period of time, you will receive silicon.

Interesting facts

  • If you place silicon in the Research Chamber and fully analyze it, you will receive 600 bytes. The research speed will be 240 bytes per minute.