We believe that a sustainable future is possible.

Combined with our focus on innovation, we are committed to helping our customers reach this goal. Our passion for responsibility extends beyond operating our business in a safe, respectful manner. We also deliver products that can provide solutions for some of the most pressing environmental issues facing the world today.


Harnessing Energy with Wind Turbines

A critical challenge in maximizing the potential of wind energy is a windmill blade’s length. As blades get longer, they deliver more efficient and more powerful performance.

A strong bonding paste can help prolong the life of a blade, and ultimately enable the manufacturing of even longer blades through more sag-resistant composites. To address this challenge, we offer CAB-O-SIL® ULTRABOND™ high-performance treated fumed silica. This innovative material significantly increases efficiency and performance for windmill blades and wind turbine generators by delivering 25 to 30 percent higher sag resistance (initial and aged), compared to current industry solutions. Our hydrophobic fumed silica can help windmill blade producers meet the toughest requirements and deliver the highest performance.


Our Responsibility

Product stewardship and hazard assessment go hand-in-hand with innovation at Cabot Corporation.

Bromine comes to the rescue for mercury power plant emissions

Cleaner Drilling Operations

Our cesium formate brines are used as drilling and completion fluids for high pressure, high temperature (HPHT) oil and gas well operations. 

They are an excellent alternative to conventional drilling fluids because they offer many safety, health and environmental advantages. Our fluids are solids-free, high-density and low-viscosity, which helps enable safe and efficient well construction and workover operations. They minimize damage to reservoirs and are readily biodegradable in accordance with the testing guidelines set forth by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Our fluids can be recycled and used in multiple projects, providing a cleaner, safer way to conduct HPHT drilling operations. Learn more about how you can unlock your reservoir's value with high-density cesium formate brines.


Featured Applications

Air Purification

Activated carbon plays an integral role in purifying the world's air quality, indoors and out.

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Flue Gas Treatment

Our products meet the latest emission standards for flue gas from metal smelters, steel mills, industrial boilers, cement kilns and power plants.

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Water Purification

We provide activated carbon solutions for simple, pure H2O.

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Electronics & Energy Storage

Our performance additives and activated carbons are used to store energy, extract efficiency and increase capacity and lifetimes for batteries and more.

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Adhesives & Sealants

Our performance additives are used in many chemistries including epoxies, vinylesters, acrylics, polyurethanes and cyanoacrylates.

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Oil, Gas & Mining

We deliver solutions for drilling and completion operations, gold recovery, subsea pipeline and industrial insulation, metal processing and more.

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