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Umicore confirms its commitment to ethical and sustainable cobalt
Umicore commits to supply battery materials, including cobalt, in an ethical and sustainable way. We take all possible actions and measures in order to ensure clean and ethical cobalt in our supply chain. Accordingly we strongly contest any…
Responsible global supply chain of minerals from conflict-affected and high risk areas
Umicore is a global materials technology and recycling group that purchases and recycles minerals and metals for use in a wide variety of products and technologies.
Umicore's African heritage
Umicore’s history stretches back more than 200 years and the company in its present form is the result of the coming together of many different entities. One of these entities, Union Minière du Haut Katanga (UMHK), was involved in the mining and…