Sustainably closing the loop for cobalt powder in hard metals
Did you know that approximately 75% of today’s 7000 tons of cobalt powder produced annually is used in hard metals? Therefore, the recycling of cobalt in such applications is a win-win situation as it offers economic, environmental and social…
Taking up the challenge of clean mobility
Umicore Automotive Catalysts provides solutions for all kinds of power trains
International Youth Day
Today is International Youth Day, a day designated by the United Nations to celebrate young people as an essential population contributing to change and to raise awareness of their global challenges. We, at Umicore, are also committed to contribute…
Half year results 2020
Strong performance in Recycling offset COVID-19 impact in Catalysis and Energy & Surface Technologies. Against the backdrop of severe disruptions to society and business caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Umicore demonstrated its resilience to…
Polish Umicore colleagues support the #GaszynChallenge
There are many heroes at Umicore. As part of the #GaszynChallenge, they fight for the health of two extremely brave warriors: Hania and Wojtuś.
The importance of catalysis in modern chemical production
In Chemistry Today's panel discussion, Christophe Le Ret outlines the importance of catalysis in circular economy and the necessity for chemistry to be at the forefront of key societal and political decisions for a more sustainable future.
Catalysis & chemical Bonds that make us stronger
In our contribution to 'Collaborative Chemistry', the latest digital supplement of Chemistry World, Volker Raab details how the success of chemical and pharma industries is built on collaborations.
EP Newsletter brings the most important information conveniently to your mailbox
With thousands of media channels, it is difficult to filter out relevant news. At least for our business unit this will now be a thing of the past. By registering for our newsletter, which will be sent out from August, you will receive information…
Closing the gap to bridge the digital divide
Umicore donates its own used computers to Close The Gap, an international non-profit organization that aims to bridge the digital divide. They offer high-quality, pre-owned computers to educational, medical, entrepreneurial and social projects in…
Umicore joined AVS 20th International Conference on Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD 2020)
Umicore's business unit Precious Metals Chemistry joined AVS 20th International virtual Conference on Atomic Layer Deposition featuring the 7th International Atomic Layer Etching Workshop.