About Us

MAKING THE WORLD SAFE AND SUSTAINABLE BY POWERING THE POTENTIAL OF PEOPLE

With a history that extends back to 1887, today’s Albemarle is a leading global producer of Lithium, Bromine and Catalyst solutions. We power the potential of companies in many of the world's largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. Our global team of more than 5,600 employees work passionately to discover performance-based sustainable solutions that support our customers who are shaping the future by designing energy-efficient technology; raising the standard of fire and food safety; pioneering sustainable solutions that power electric vehicles; and finding better ways to supply clean and reliable energy to a growing global economy. Guided by our purpose, values and culture - we think beyond business-as-usual to drive innovations that promote a safer, more sustainable world.

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB), headquartered in Charlotte, NC, is a global specialty chemicals


company with leading positions in lithium, bromine and refining catalysts. We power the potential of companies in many of the world's largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. Working side-by-side with our customers, we develop value-added, customized solutions that make them more competitive. Our solutions combine the finest technology and ingredients with the knowledge and know-how of our highly experienced and talented team of operators, scientists and engineers.

Discovering and implementing new and better performance-based sustainable solutions is what motivates all of us. We think beyond business-as-usual to drive innovations that create lasting value. Albemarle employs approximately 5,600 people and serves customers in approximately 100 countries.


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