Quality Awards

Customer Awards

As the world’s leading supplier of CMP polishing slurries and second largest CMP pads supplier to the semiconductor industry, Cabot Microelectronics offers a broad portfolio of CMP solutions, serving a wide range of applications and technology nodes to address performance and cost of ownership. We understand our customers require the highest levels of consistency, quality and performance to increase yields, improve throughput and minimize production downtime.

CMC is proud to have earned numerous customer awards for our quality performance, service, technology and on-time delivery.

Intel Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award winner for 2016

March 9, 2017 – Cabot Microelectronics has been recognized by Intel as a 2016 Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement (SCQI) award winner.

The SCQI award is the company’s most distinguished supplier recognition. It is granted to an elite group of suppliers that has achieved the very highest standards of quality, cost, availability, technology, customer service, and sustainability.

“On behalf of Intel, I congratulate Cabot Microelectronics on their 2016 Supplier Continuous Quality Improvement award,” said Robert Bruck, Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Global Supply Management at Intel. “Intel is extremely proud of our award-winning suppliers, as they demonstrate the very best performance among one of the world’s most elite supplier communities. The close collaboration with these suppliers has been vital to making smart and connected devices run best on Intel’s industry leading technologies.”

The SCQI award is part of Intel’s SCQI program, which encourages Intel’s key suppliers to strive for best-in-class levels of excellence and continuous improvement. Additional information about the SCQI program is available at www.intel.com/go/quality

Quality Awards by Year Received


  • ON Semiconductor’s FE Perfect Quality Gold Award, in recognition of perfect quality in 2018










Previous Years



  • CMC_Samsung-AwardIntel’s “Preferred Quality Supplier” Award
  • UMC’s “Best Supplier” Award
  • Samsung’s “Best in Value” Award


  • TSMC’s “Supplier Excellence” Award
  • UMC’s “Outstanding Supplier” Award
  • Western Digital’s “Performance Achievement” Award


  • TSMC’s “Best Product” Award
  • Intel’s “Preferred Quality Supplier” Award for 2007
  • Inotera’s “Outstanding Supplier” Award