Company Profile

Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, that has delivered innovative performance solutions to customers for over 135 years. We are a leading provider of reinforcing carbons, engineered elastomer composites, specialty carbons, battery materials, fumed metal oxides, masterbatches and conductive compounds, inkjet colorants and aerogel.

Our employees around the world are united by our shared purpose: creating materials that improve daily life and enable a more sustainable future. Through our corporate strategy “Creating for Tomorrow,” we are focused on our core strengths to lead in performance and sustainability — today and into the future. Our strategy is underpinned by three pillars: Grow, Innovate and Optimize. By executing our strategy, we expect to deliver strong financial performance and create breakout value for our shareholders.


Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG)

We understand the role that we play in leading and setting an example in our industry. Through our commitment to operate responsibly, conserve resources and develop innovative performance materials, we are working to make a positive impact in our world. Learn more about our progress and accomplishment below and here.

As part of the our ongoing commitment to sustainability, our annual Sustainability Report highlights Cabot’s progress toward our 2025 Sustainability Goals as well as various sustainability initiatives.

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We expanded our sustainability efforts to include an assessment according to TCFD guidelines to further evaluate climate risks and opportunities and increase transparency regarding actions over the medium and long-term.

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As an industry leader, we are focused on accelerating our progress on ESG issues by integrating sustainability into decision-making, collaborating with customers, and implementing advanced technology to reduce our environmental impact – all while continuing to increase transparency in our reporting efforts.

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To further our commitment to sustainability, we announced our ambition to achieve net zero emissions by 2050 consistent with the Paris Climate Agreement and will be working to align our interim greenhouse gas emissions reduction actions with the Science Based Target Initiative.

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Cabot earned a platinum rating from EcoVadis, the highest recognition available, for the second consecutive year. The platinum rating recognizes our environmental, social and governance (ESG) efforts and places Cabot among the top 1% of companies in the manufacturing of basic chemicals group.

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Cabot was named one of America’s Most Responsible Companies 2023 by Newsweek for the fourth consecutive year. The award recognizes our strong corporate social responsibility performance in the three areas of environment, social and corporate governance (ESG).

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All data as of September 30, 2022

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Press Releases

30 Jan '23

Company recognized for its commitment to a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2023-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT), a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company, today announced it has been named one of America’s Greatest

26 Jan '23

Plans to invest approximately $200 million in U.S. conductive carbon additives capacity over the next five years First phase of investment includes plans to add 15,000 metric tons of annual conductive carbons capacity in Texas BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan.

13 Jan '23

BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 13, 2023-- On Friday, January 13, 2023 , the Board of Directors of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.37 per share on all outstanding shares of the Corporation’s common stock. The dividend is payable on March 10, 2023 , to stockholders of

09 Jan '23

BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 9, 2023-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced today that it will release operating results for the first quarter of fiscal 2023 on Thursday, February 9, 2023 , after market close. The Company will host a conference call and live webcast to review the first quarter

21 Dec '22

BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 21, 2022-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is pleased to announce the promotions to Executive Vice President for three senior leaders: Hobart C. Kalkstein , President, Reinforcement Materials Segment, Digital and Americas Region ; Erica McLaughlin , Chief Financial