Umicore is the first company in the world to have introduced a Sustainable Procurement Framework for Cobalt and is the first to obtain external validation for its ethical procurement approach in this area. It aims to minimize the risk of any connection between the cobalt in its supply chain – and subsequently that of its customers – and human rights abuses or unethical business practices.
Umicore’s Horizon 2020 strategy sets out clear goals for profitable growth. Discover more about the drivers that underpin the company’s prospects between 2015 & 2020 as well as how Umicore is positioned to turn this potential into reality.
Powered by Umicore is the educational clean mobility programme of Umicore. Umicore supports engineering student teams that build electric vehicles to compete in international competitions such as Formula Student, Shell Eco-marathon and the Dutch Solar Challenge. Their innovative vehicles spread the message that sustainable mobility can be a reality.