Chemical Mechanical Planarization Solutions

Chemical Mechanical Planarization (CMP) is a polishing process, which utilizes a chemical slurry formulation and mechanical polishing process to remove unwanted conductive or dielectric materials on the silicon wafer, achieving a near-perfect flat and smooth surface upon which layers of integrated circuitry are built. 

When you work with Cabot Microelectronics Corporation, you'll discover a trusted partner that delivers chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) innovation that reduces your overall cost of ownership.  Cabot Microelectronics offers a variety of CMP Slurry and CMP Polishing Pad solutions to the semiconductor industry.

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Industry-leading chemical mechanical planarization research & development and manufacturing facilities in the United States, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan and South Korea allow us to support high-volume CMP manufacturing needs on a global scale.  Our nearly 80,000 square meters of infrastructure support the development of advanced CMP slurry and polishing pad technology.  Our unequaled and globally based manufacturing infrastructure provides customers with unmatched supply assurance.  This, combined with a passionate customer-focused culture, delivers customized products and processes that drive improvements in yield and cost of ownership.  >> Watch and learn about our Chemical Mechanical Planarization Solutions


Knowledgeable Professionals Who Understand Customers' Requirements

Knowledge.  Discover a highly skilled and dedicated workforce that includes a variety of disciplines from technical to business and support staff. Our world-class engineering support, global research and development capabilities are focused on designing and manufacturing performance, quality and consistency into our solutions from the very start. 


Consistently Deliver High-Quality, Reliable Products 

Experience.  Discover our experienced and highly capable global network of employees who have a deep understanding of CMP technology and your business and operational needs. Many of our technical and engineering staff have direct experience working in our customers’ industries.


Solutions for All CMP Applications and Emerging Nodes

Innovation.  Discover our focused, multidisciplinary team approach to product development of smarter chemical mechanical planarization solutions.  Our suite of solutions is the most widely used for successful high-volume manufactured products in the CMP industry.  Your process requirements are critical.  Why trust something so important to anyone but the industry leader?


A Responsive Business Partner that Can Deliver Solutions

Partnership.  Discover how our proprietary products are developed through close collaboration with customers.  Our philosophy of working closely with customers drives our support operations and fuels our commitment to build and maintain customer partnerships throughout the world. 


Cabot Microelectronics Receives Intel's SCQI Award for Third Consecutive Year

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Cabot Microelectronics has been recognized as one of only eleven companies receiving Intel Corporation's prestigious Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award for its performance in 2014.  Cabot Microelectronics Corporation was recognized for demonstrating outstanding performance to goals and extraordinary, industry-leading commitment across all critical focus areas on which they are measured:  quality, cost, availability, technology, customer service, labor and ethics systems and environmental sustainability.

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