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.