Founded in 1882, Cabot Corporation is a global performance materials company, headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts. Their primary products are rubber and specialty grade carbon blacks, inkjet colorants, fumed metal oxides, aerogel, tantalum and related products, and cesium formate drilling fluids, among others.
Products are based on technical expertise and innovation in one or more of three core competencies: making and handling very fine particles; modifying the surfaces of very fine particles to alter their functionality; and designing particles to impart specific properties to a composite. They focus on creating particles with the composition, morphology, surface functionalities, and formulations to support existing and emerging applications for their global business-to-business customer base.
Cabot operates 39 manufacturing facilities located in the USA and 19 other countries.