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.



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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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We recently introduced EVOLVE™ Sustainable Solutions, our technology platform for advancing sustainable reinforcing carbons that deliver the performance, quality, and consistency that the industry requires at scale, leveraging circular value chains, and/or renewable and bio-based materials, and/or processes that reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Cabot has achieved a platinum rating from EcoVadis, the highest recognition available, for the third consecutive year. The platinum rating recognizes our ESG efforts and places Cabot among the top 1% of companies assessed by EcoVadis.

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All financial data as of September 30, 2022

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Press Releases

18 Sep '23

Drives Continuous Improvement in Sustainability Agenda with Ambition to Expand Certifications Throughout Global Network BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 18, 2023-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) today announced it has achieved International Sustainability and Carbon Certification (ISCC) PLUS

15 Sep '23

BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 15, 2023-- Cabot Corporation   (NYSE: CBT) announced today that Michelle Williams , Ph.D., has been elected to its Board of Directors , effective September 13, 2023 . She was also appointed a member of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors, effective September

31 Aug '23

BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 31, 2023-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced today that Erica McLaughlin , Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Jefferies Industrials Conference in New York on Thursday, September 7, 2023 at 10:00 am (ET) .

16 Aug '23

BOSTON – August 16, 2023 – Cabot Corporation announced it will increase prices for all carbon black products sold by its Reinforcement Materials segment in North America, effective for all shipments on or after October 1, 2023, or as customer contracts allow.

09 Aug '23

Cabot Expects to Benefit from Industry Best Practices to Further Advance its Energy Efficiency Performance BOSTON --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 9, 2023-- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) today announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Better Plants program .