Johnson Matthey is a specialty chemicals company and a leader in sustainable technologies (http://www.matthey.com). JM has operations in over 30 countries and employs 13,000 people. JM’s principal activities include the manufacture of automotive and heavy duty diesel catalysts and pollution control systems, catalysts and technologies for chemical processes, fine chemicals and active pharmaceutical ingredients, the refining and fabrication of precious metals, and supply of catalysts and components for fuel cells and Li-ion batteries. Johnson Matthey’s participation in the project will be through the Technology Centre in Reading, UK. This central facility acts as a focal point for the development of new technologies into emerging markets.