Umicore Building Products USA, Inc.
Umicore is a materials technology group that focuses on application areas in which its expertise in materials science, chemistry and metallurgy can make a real difference, whether in the development of products essential to everyday life or those at the cutting edge of new technology.
Umicore generates approximately 50% of its revenues and spends approximately 80% of its R&D budget in the area of clean technology, such as emission control catalysts, materials for rechargeable batteries and photovoltaics, fuel cells and precious metals recycling. Umicore’s overriding goal of sustainable value creation is based on this ambition to develop, produce and recycle materials in a way that fulfills its mission: materials for a better life.
Serving a global customer base, Umicore has industrial operations on all continents and currently employs 15,500 people.