Cabot Corporation is a leading specialty chemicals and performance materials company.

Cabot delivers performance solutions that solve our customers’ challenges today and prepare them to meet tomorrow’s needs. Our portfolio of businesses with leading market positions serves key industries such as transportation, infrastructure, environment and consumer.

Cabot is a leading provider of rubber and specialty carbon blacks, activated carbon, inkjet colorants, cesium formate drilling fluids, fumed silica, aerogel, and elastomer composites. We operate 45 manufacturing facilities in 21 countries around the world with strong growth in emerging markets. As a technology and innovation leader, we partner with customers who are leaders in their industries and we advance our businesses together.

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Cabot Business Segments

Our strategy is to deliver earnings growth through leadership in performance materials. We intend to achieve this goal by focusing on margin improvement, capacity expansion and emerging market growth, developing new products and businesses and actively managing our portfolio of businesses. We are organized into four business segments: Reinforcement Materials, Performance Chemicals, Purification Solutions and Specialty Fluids.

Reinforcement Materials

Cabot is the global leader in the manufacture of top quality rubber blacks for increasingly high performing and energy efficient tires and specialized rubber products. We bring years of experience and the industry’s best talent to meet our customers’ needs, delivering strong results year after year for the best brands worldwide. We also provide proprietary, game-changing elastomer composites technology for use in tire applications. This segment includes our rubber blacks and elastomer composites products.

Performance Chemicals

Cabot’s Performance Chemicals segment provides customized solutions that deliver performance in a broad range of customer applications across the automotive, construction and infrastructure, electronics, and consumer product sectors. Our global applications development network is ready to guide customers to the right product for their needs, whether it is specialty carbons, masterbatches, fumed silica, inkjet colorants, or aerogel. This segment includes our Specialty Carbons and Formulations and Metal Oxides businesses.

Purification Solutions

Cabot Norit Activated Carbon is the world’s largest and most experienced producer of activated carbon products and equipment systems, which are used to purify water, food ingredients, air emissions and more. Cabot produces over 150 different types of activated carbon, enabling us to offer the most precise fit and best performance for any application. This segment includes our activated carbon products.

Specialty Fluids

In our Specialty Fluids segment, you will find sustainable cesium formate oil and gas drilling fluids that provide optimum returns in challenging high-pressure, high-temperature fields. This segment also includes high-purity cesium chemicals that enable catalysis and are used as a strong base in the chemical production process.

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05/12/15Cabot Corporation Plants Recognized for Safety Excellence
Three Facilities Receive Certificates of Excellence from the American Chemistry Council and the Responsible Care® Program BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 12, 2015-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced that three of its U.S. manufacturing facilities were recognized with “Certificates of Excellence” by the American Chemistry Council (ACC) for their safety achievements in 2014. These awards were presented to Cabot’s inkjet ... 
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05/08/15Cabot Board Declares Dividend
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2015-- On Friday, May 8, 2015, the Board of Directors of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.22 per share on all outstanding shares of the Corporation’s common stock. The dividend is payable on June 12, 2015, to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 29, 2015. About Cabot Corporation Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a global specialty chemicals and ... 
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04/29/15Cabot Corp Reports Second Quarter Adjusted EPS of $0.53 and Diluted EPS of $0.41
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 29, 2015-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) today announced results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2015. Key Highlights Margin pressure in Reinforcement Materials and lower project activity in Specialty Fluids led to lower earnings Solid cash flow from operating performance and net working capital reduction Repurchased 300,000 shares d... 
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04/08/15Cabot Corporation to Announce Second Quarter 2015 Operating Results
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 8, 2015-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced today that it will release operating results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 after the market closes. The Company will host a conference call and live webcast to review the second quarter results beginning at 2:00 pm (ET) on Thursday, April 30, 2015. The call is being webcast by NASDAQ and may be accessed at Cabot’s web site a... 
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03/25/15High-Performance Insulating Plaster Containing Cabot’s Aerogel Named Most Innovative Product at BAU 2015
HASIT Fixit 222 Aerogel insulation product recognized for ability to reduce energy consumption of buildings BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 25, 2015-- Cabot Corporation (CBT) announces that HASIT Trockenmörtel GmbH’s Fixit 222 Aerogel product, a Cabot aerogel-containing insulating plaster material, was recently recognized as one of the most innovative products exhibited at the BAU 2015, one of the world´s leading trade fairs for architect... 
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