Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) is a leading global specialty chemicals and performance materials company headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Our businesses deliver a broad range of products and solutions to customers in every corner of the globe, serving key industries such as transportation, infrastructure, environment and consumer. We provide performance solutions that solve customers’ challenges today while preparing them to meet tomorrow’s needs. Our commitment to innovation is driven by a passion to advance our customers’ businesses through our deep understanding of their industries and the global trends that impact their operations.
Our performance additives and activated carbons are used to store energy, extract efficiency, and increase capacity and lifetimes for batteries and more.
Manufacturers of electronics products, hybrid vehicles and energy grids benefit from our technical expertise, which allows them to create more responsive, high-performing offerings for the end user. For the battery and energy market, activated carbon, carbon blacks and graphenes serve as:
• Conductive components of battery electrodes
• Rheology modifiers for pastes and slurries used in preparation of battery electrodes
• Structural and porosity modifiers for battery electrodes
• Capacitors for charge storage and release
• Nucleation sites for active materials
PBX(R) Specialty Carbon Black Additives for Lead-Acid Batteries
LITX(R) Specialty Carbon Black Additives for Lithium Ion Batteries
ENERSIL (R) Silica Additives
ENERMAX (TM) Carbon Nanotubes and dispersions
Highly graphitic conductive carbon fuel cell catalyst supports and gas diffusion layers