An Element
with Impact

Realizing significant societal benefits through the application of boron and lithium materials and their derivatives in end-use products.

Applications Enable Decarbonization

Advanced material applications are important enablers to a low emissions future. The unique chemical properties of boron and lithium improve strength, heat resistance, and reduce weight. These attributes have a favorable impact to the electrification of vehicles and the global energy supply.


Electrification, vehicle range, and safety enhanced with advanced materials given critical input in the permanent magnet, battery, steel chassis, and body panels.


Clean energy generation and asset life supported by utilizing advanced materials in the permanent magnet and fiberglass blades.


Increased energy efficiency of heat and power exchange in integrated circuits and capacitor chips that power applications such as LCD panels, smart devices, and other mobility electronics.

Contribution to UN Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs)

Applications that support climate action, health, and well-being are at the forefront of industry focus. The versatility of advanced materials responds to customer demand across five application categories – all of which make a unique contribution to UN SDGs.

Electric Vehicles & Renewable EnergyAccelerates the transition to low emissions energy and a net-zero future Visual Displays & DevicesAdvances electrification and the integration of data, devices, and infrastructure Health & AgricultureMeets people’s nutritional and health needs as the world population grows Fiberglass & CompositesPromotes sustainable and resilient next-generation infrastructure Insulation & Protective MaterialsImproves energy efficiency and reduces resource consumption