Umicore donated reflective vests for each preschooler in Nysa
Umicore, as part of an initiative with the municipality of Nysa, donated more than 1,600 vests for children from all the city's kindergartens. The welfare of the local community is one of Umicore's priority goals, which is why we did not hesitate…
Umicore launches “Umicore 2030 - RISE”, its new strategic plan designed to accelerate value creative growth
Chief Executive Officer Mathias Miedreich, along with his Management Board colleagues, will unveil Umicore’s new strategy “Umicore 2030 - RISE”.
Promoting a healthy life style at the Nysa Run
On June 11, over a thousand fans of running gathered in the ninth edition of the Nysa Run. Five Umicore employees from the Nysa plant put on their running shoes and participated in the main run of the event.
The finale of the “Pass it on! # WeGiveBooksaSecondLIfe” action
At Umicore, care for the environment is a priority, and this is why the Pass it on! #WeGiveBooksaSecondLIfe campaign was created!
Umicore supports those affected by the war in Ukraine
At Umicore, we are all deeply shocked and saddened by the damage and disruption inflicted on the Ukrainian people and their relatives. Given the large scale of the refugee flow in Poland, our Polish plants in Nowa Ruda and Nysa have decided to give…
Clean air for schools
Activities that support the local community take a special place among the core values that drive us at Umicore. We believe that through initiatives for the improvement of our local community, we positively impact their development and wellbeing.
Umicore Group Full Year Results 2021
Umicore posted all-time record revenues and earnings in 2021, despite the severe disruption in global car production in the second half of the year as a result of the semiconductor shortage.
Umicore and Volkswagen AG to create European EV battery materials Joint Venture
Umicore and Volkswagen AG to create European EV battery materials Joint Venture to supply Volkswagen AG’s European battery cell production, making a considerable contribution to the region’s transition towards cleaner mobility.
There’s more to life than work
According to a study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), people between the ages of 18 and 65 spend about 1,800 hours a year at work. As the advantages are numerous , finding the right work-life balance is important…
The eSkootr championship™ and Umicore to recycle S1-X electric scooter batteries
As part of the eSkootr Championship’s (eSC) commitment to offer a future net-zero carbon racing series, every battery used to power the S1-X scooters will be recycled by world-leading materials technology and recycling group, Umicore.
Umicore revises slightly its 2021 outlook
Umicore revises slightly its full year 2021 outlook and now expects adjusted EBIT to approach € 1 billion. The start of commercial production in Umicore’s greenfield cathode materials plant in Nysa will be postponed to the second quarter of 2022.
Myth #8 - Cobalt in batteries comes from mining operations that don't respect human rights and that use child labor
Another electromobility myth! Electric vehicles increasingly become part of our daily lives. Yet some people still have doubts. To separate the fact from the fiction, we debunk some common EV myths. Read the article to know more!