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Cabot Corporation
Interleuvenlaan 15 I
B-3001 Belgium
[t] 1639 2578
[f] 1639 2579
Cabot Corporation is a global specialty chemicals and materials company based in Boston, Massachusetts, USA). Its main products are carbon blacks, fumed silica, inkjet colorants, capacitor materials as well as fine particle materials made of carbon, metal and metal oxides. Cabot operates 45 manufacturing sites in 23 countries throughout the world.

Nanogel is a registered trademark of Cabot Corporation.
Cabot announces global patent cross-license agreement with Honeywell
14 October, 2006
Cabot Supermetals, a business of Cabot Corporation announced it has entered into a global patent cross-license agreement with Honeywell's Electronic Materials business covering certain of their respective proprietary tantalum technologies related to the production of high-purity Ta metals and sputtering targets.
Cabot Nanogel(R) Aerogel now available in Duo-Gard Industries' New Multi-Wall Polycarbonate Daylighting Systems
13 October, 2006
Cabot Corporation announced that Cabot Nanogel(R) aerogel material is now available in multi-wall polycarbonate vertical glazing systems developed by Duo-Gard Industries Inc., a leading innovator in advanced translucent daylighting systems and modular site shelters. This new collaboration expands daylighting design options to architects, designers and contractors.
Cabot and Sons of Gwalia announce arbitration settlement and new supply agreement
12 October, 2006
Cabot Supermetals, a business of Cabot Corporation, and Sons of Gwalia Ltd announced that the arbitration regarding the price at which Sons of Gwalia will supply tantalum ore to Cabot has been settled, and that the parties have entered into a new supply agreement.
Four new products target pipe-in-pipe and LNG applications
11 October, 2006
Cabot Aerogel, a business unit of Cabot Corporation announced its entry to the oil and gas insulation market with the launch of four new Nanogel(R) aerogel products that deliver superior insulation performance for oil and gas applications.
Cabot Aerogel and Wasco Products, Inc. introduce two new commercial unit skylight products
10 October, 2006
Cabot Corporation announced today that its Cabot Aerogel business and Wasco Products, Inc., a leading manufacturer of commercial skylighting systems, have developed two new commercial skylight products, incorporating Nanogel(R) translucent aerogel, the world's lightest, highly insulating, light transmitting, solid material.
Cabot Corporation announces start-up of new carbon black facility in Tianjin, China
09 October, 2006
Cabot Corporation announced the start-up of its new, world-class carbon black facility located in Tianjin, China. The state-of-the-art facility is a project of Cabot Chemical (Tianjin) Co., Ltd., an equity joint venture between a Cabot subsidiary, Cabot (China) Limited, and Shanghai Coking Chemical Company, a member of the Huayi Group. Cabot Chemical (Tianjin) Co., Ltd. invested approximately US$60 million to construct the plant with an annual capacity of 105,000 metric tons.
Cabot Corporation announces capacity expansion in China
30 June, 2006
Cabot Corporation announced today it will build a new specialty carbon black unit at its plant in the Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Area. Cabot Performance Products (Tianjin) Company, Ltd, a joint venture with Shanghai Coking Chemical Company will invest nearly US$30 million to build the special blacks unit that will have an annual nameplate capacity of approximately 20,000 metric tons. The unit will use the most advanced energy recovery and environmental technologies available and is scheduled to begin production in the second half of 2006.
Cabot Corp. and Centerpoint LLC agree to produce Translucent Nanogel(R)-Filled roofing systems
10 May, 2005
Cabot Corporation announced a supply and marketing agreement with Centerpoint(TM) Translucent Systems, LLC, a manufacturer and distributor of residential roofing products. The agreement provides for the use of Nanogel(R) translucent aerogel in energy efficient daylighting roofing systems produced by Centerpoint.
Cabot Corp. forms new joint venture in China
09 December, 2004
Cabot Corporation announced today the formation of a new joint venture with Shanghai Coking and Chemical Company, to be called Cabot Chemical (Tianjin) Company, Ltd. Cabot Tianjin will initially invest US$28 million to build a new world-class carbon black facility in the Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Area.
Cabot Nanogel Translucent Aerogel-Filled Light Panels Used to Create Unique Energy Efficient Domes
26 July, 2004
Hirschberg Designed Domes Offer Many Potential Uses As Temporary Room Extensions or Stand Alone Units
Insulating material for windows, walls and skylights
14 July, 2004
Cabot Corporation's Nanogel translucent aerogel material claims to provide superior energy savings and to be the best translucent insulating and lightest solid material in the world.
Revolutionary insulating material makes the best window, wall and skylight products better
23 June, 2004
With energy prices rising around the world, maximizing thermal performance in today's building materials is top of mind for architects, builders, and building and home owners. The emotional and ergonomic benefits of natural daylight often compromise the desire for energy efficiency. Cabot Corporation today announced that its Nanogel translucent aerogel material, provides superior energy savings and is the best translucent insulating and lightest solid material in the world.
Cabot Corp. & Westcrowns announce new Pilkington Profilit translucent structural glazing system
12 May, 2004
Westcrowns, Inc., an innovative leader in structural glass glazing systems and a member of the Westcrowns Group, has developed a new Pilkington Profilit translucent linear structural glazing system filled with Nanogel translucent aerogel, a lightweight highly insulative material made exclusively by Cabot Corporation.
Kalwall Revolutionizes Energy Saving Daylighting Systems
16 April, 2004
Nanogel aerogel, the light solid insulating material, is now available with Kalwall translucent panels. The benefits of this extraordinary product are unique insulating and energy-saving properties combined with daylighting.
Revolutionary Kalwall Plus Skylights combine outstanding light transmission and insulation
09 March, 2004
Kalwall has launched new revolutionary new skylights with Cabot
Cabot Corporation and Super Sky Products partner to produce Polycarbonate Skylight Panels
24 February, 2004
Cabot Corporation, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, announced today it has mutually agreed to work with Super Sky Products, Inc., a world-renown leader in daylighting, a division of Vitro America, a Vitro subsidiary, to jointly produce and market a Polycarbonate skylight panel system filled with Nanogel translucent aerogel.
Kalwall offers revolutionary daylighting fenestration system with Nanogel Translucent Aerogel
13 February, 2004
Kalwall + Nanogel translucent aerogel, a revolutionary fenestration system that offers an NFRC certified system U value of .10 (R-10), four times greater than insulating glass systems, with museum-quality light is now commercially available. The new Kalwall + panels filled with translucent aerogel offer the most insulating, diffuse light-transmitting technology available today. Kalwall Corporation exclusively manufactures the product, working with Cabot Corporation.
Cabot announces joint venture with China Bluestar New Chemical Materials Company, Ltd.
02 February, 2004
Cabot Corporation announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Cabot (China) Ltd., has signed a joint venture agreement with Bluestar New Chemical Materials Co.,Ltd., a part of the China National Bluestar Group, to manufacture fumed silica in China.
Cabot breaks ground on new fumed silica facility in Jiangxi, China
20 January, 2004
Cabot Corporation today broke ground on its new world-class fumed silica manufacturing facility located in Jiangxi province, China. The facility is a project of Cabot Bluestar Chemical (Jiangxi) Company Ltd., a joint venture between its wholly-owned subsidiary, Cabot (China) Limited, and Bluestar New Chemical Materials Co., Ltd., a part of the China National Chemical Group. Cabot is investing approximately US $30 million to construct the plant scheduled for completion in the first half of 2006.
Cabot Corporation and GE Plastics plan to develop Lexan Thermoclear sheet with Nanogel translucent aerogel
02 December, 2003
Cabot Corporation intends to work with GE Structured Products to jointly market a LEXAN THERMOCLEAR multi-wall sheet filled with NANOGEL Translucent aerogel.
Cabot Corporation Launches Nanogel Translucent Aerogel Insulation for Architectural Daylighting
03 November, 2003
Cabot Corporation launched Nanogel Translucent Aerogel, a revolutionary insulation and daylighting product, at the Batimat 2003 International Building Exhibition, on 3-8 November 2003, in Paris (F).
First Installation of Nanogel Translucent Aerogel Daylighting Panels Completed In Europe
03 November, 2003
Swiss building materials manufacturer Scobalit, has completed the first European installation of Scobatherm Nanogel daylighting panels filled with Nanogel Translucent Aerogel from Cabot Corporation. The panels were produced and installed by Scobalit in a school building project in Zurich.
Unique Kalwall insulating and Diffuse Light Transmitting Panel Now Available to the Construction Industry in Europe
03 November, 2003
Kalwall Corporation, USA, has announced that its unique Kalwall
Cabot Superior MicroPowders facilitates fabrication of world's first inkjet printed plastic electronics
23 June, 2003
Cabot Corporation announced today that the digital electronic materials developed by its recently acquired Cabot Superior MicroPowders division, were successfully used in facilitating the fabrication of the first fully functional, inkjet printed, plastic electronics, active-matrix display. The display was recently presented at the Society for Information Display Conference in Baltimore, MD.
Statoil to use Cabot Cesium formate fluids on two major high pressure gas fields
13 June, 2003
Cabot Corporation announced today that its Cabot Specialty Fluids business has signed a letter of intent with a major energy service company to provide a supply of cesium formate fluids for both reservoir drilling and completion activities on two large gas and condensate field projects in the Norwegian Continental Shelf. The fields, Kristin and Kvitebjorn, are being developed and will be operated by Statoil. If the cesium formate fluids perform as anticipated, they could be used in more than 20 drilling and completion projects in these fields over the next several years
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