Cabot Corporation Completes Major Air Emission Control Project at Franklin, Louisiana Site
Site successfully completed, commissioned, and started up
Cabot has invested
“I am immensely proud of our project team, plant staff and contractors for completing this significant project on time despite numerous technical challenges, several named hurricanes, an unprecedented deep freeze event as well as the global COVID-19 pandemic. In particular, the fact that the team accomplished all of this while working over 150,000 hours without any recordable safety incidents demonstrates our incredible commitment to safety and excellence,” said
“Cabot has a long history of leadership in the carbon black industry. Consistent with this leadership is our commitment to sustainability, acting responsibly for the planet and being a good corporate citizen,” continued Kalkstein. “The successful start-up of these emission control technologies will enable to us to further solidify and extend our leadership position in the carbon black industry while also ensuring that we remain a reliable, long-term partner to our customers.”
This announcement follows recent sustainability accolades including a platinum level rating in recognition of its sustainability efforts from
For more information on Cabot’s commitment to safety, health and environmental excellence, visit cabotcorp.com/sustainability.
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