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Half year results 2022
Umicore delivers first-half performance in line with Q1 outlook, in a challenging market context, and makes good progress in the execution of the “Umicore 2030 – RISE” strategy.
Stopping smoking made me find myself again
Our wellbeing affects how we feel every day and many of the things we do and the decisions we take have an impact on it. Aneta works as a logistics material planning supervisor at our Nowa Ruda plant in Poland and she shared with us how she…
Advanced notice of Umicore’s 2022 Half Year Results
Umicore will publish its results for the half year 2022 on July 29th, 2022 at 07:30 AM CEST. In addition, the Group will host a webcast and conference call for analysts and investors at 09.30 AM CEST.
Umicore prepares to construct first-of-its-kind battery materials production plant in Canada
Umicore plans to construct a manufacturing facility for cathode active battery materials (CAM) and their precursor materials (pCAM) in Ontario, Canada. For Umicore this investment represents the final step in establishing a truly global production…
Umicore to build large-scale fuel cell catalyst plant in China to cater for accelerated hydrogen clean mobility growth
Umicore will invest in building a large-scale fuel cell catalyst plant in Changshu in China to capture the fast emerging growth in fuel cell technology.
EIGHT and without conditions: a development project out of the norm
Umicore as part of its sustainable and ethical sourcing commitment also supports EIGHT through its own donations joining forces with Proximus on the Don’t Miss the Call urban mining campaign.
Riding to the top together
Sara joined Umicore six years ago. She started working as a procurement manager and is now Director Global Purchasing & Transportation Excellence. Two years later, she joined the Umicore Mont Ventoux team, a group of Umicore colleagues who cycle up…
Umicore and Idemitsu to jointly develop high-performance solid-state battery materials
Umicore and Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd have agreed to jointly develop high-performance catholyte materials for solid-state batteries, combining their respective expertise in cathode active materials and solid electrolytes, and aiming to provide the…
Umicore launches “Umicore 2030 - RISE”, its new strategic plan designed to accelerate value creative growth
Chief Executive Officer Mathias Miedreich, along with his Management Board colleagues, will unveil Umicore’s new strategy “Umicore 2030 - RISE”.
Queer at Umicore
It all started back in October of 2021 when we invited KLIQ – advocates of LGBTQIA+ – to give a webinar called 'Diversity in orientations and gender identities'. The purpose: correct assumptions, bring the LGBTQIA+ community closer and to make a…
Creating tomorrow’s fuel cell catalysts at industrial scale
At Umicore, we believe fuel cell electric vehicles are part of the way forward for cleaner mobility. That is why we have been working hard on developing Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) fuel cell catalysts, doing our part to lead the charge. Now, we…
Measurements of blood lead levels in children near Umicore site in Hoboken in line with previous measurements
The Provincial Institute of Hygiene (PIH) announced today the results of the six-monthly measurements of lead in blood of children living near the Umicore site in Hoboken*. The average test result of 3.03 micrograms per deciliter of blood (µg/dl)…