The R&D journey behind Umicore’s unique approach to battery recycling
Umicore has developed a proprietary approach to battery recycling that is more effective, efficient, scalable, and sustainable than other techniques and processes. Pioneered in Belgium by our R&D team, this is the inside story of how we developed…
Breakthrough innovations: where the magic happens
At Umicore, our R&D teams don’t only create new processes and products – their innovations also reduce the impact of our operations to protect land, water and air. A recent project at our Hoboken plant in Belgium converts harmful emissions of…
Interim dividend to be paid on 22 August 2023
As announced on 28 July 2023, the Supervisory Board approved a gross interim dividend of € 0.25 per share (ISIN BE0974320526)
Teamwork and collaboration are key to Umicore’s breakthrough with manganese rich HLM technology
Earlier this year, Umicore marked a major milestone when we announced the industrialisation of manganese-rich HLM (high lithium, manganese) battery materials technology. Targeting commercial production for electric vehicles (EVs) in 2026, this…
Half year results 2023
Umicore posted a solid performance in the first half of 2023, demonstrating business resilience in a context of increasingly challenging market conditions since end 2022.
Appointment of Ana Fonseca Nordang as Executive Vice President People and Organization
Ana Fonseca Nordang will join Umicore and the Management Board on September 1st. Anna brings over 20 years of international experience in various executive human resources roles.
Diversity and inclusion in action
We are all different, with different beliefs, backgrounds, preferences and mindsets that make us who we are, but we all strive to help build a better and more sustainable tomorrow. These differences empower our teams, bringing new ideas to the…
Advanced notice of Umicore’s 2023 Half Year Results
Umicore will publish its 2023 half year results on July 28th, 2023 at 07:30 AM CET.
My EV & Me: Umicore colleagues share their tips on driving electric
With the acceleration of carbon free mobility, electric vehicles (EVs) are one of the important trends driving our business. But what’s it really like to drive one? We speak to some Umicore colleagues with first-hand experience with Umicore's…
Average blood lead levels continue their decline near Umicore site in Hoboken
The Provincial Institute of Hygiene (PIH) today announced the results of its six-monthly measurements of lead in blood among children living near the Umicore site in Hoboken. The average blood lead level of the children in the Moretusburg and…
Umicore speeds up its EV battery materials R&D with unique large-scale prototyping center for solid-state battery materials
Umicore has inaugurated today one of the world‘s largest and most advanced solid-state battery material prototyping facilities in Olen, Belgium, which will expand and accelerate its innovation and technology development.