In close collaboration with our commercial and marketing functions, you gather information from the market to enable product and application development of innovative solutions in the field of plastics applications and fine particles (carbon black, fumed silica, activated carbon, …).
Your leadership and input in this area is providing key contributions in defining the strategy of the various plastics segments. You lead the development of new products and applications by engaging a group of specialists and technicians. Your focus is in thermoplastics materials, with a high focus on engineering polymers and high value products, including electrically conductive materials.
Your broad formulations skills are used to develop customer specific or application driven solutions combining the various key performances required in given applications.
Cabot Plastics Belgium (www.cabot-corp.com) is part of a US group. Its 2 production sites in Belgium (Loncin and Pepinster - 140 people) produce a range of plastic pellets "masterbatches" and conductive compounds containing carbon black , additives and thermoplastic resins (polyethylene, polystyrene ...). These products are used in various applications such as automotive, construction, computers, plastic films for agriculture.... Cabot has also an Application Development Center based in Pepinster which is the Center of Excellence in engineering polymers, conductive materials, Carbon Black and Silica for the EMEA region.
Cabot Plastics Belgium is a leader in its handling of its activities with the ongoing effort to protect workers and their health, the public and the environment.