Kraton Performance Polymers Inc. recently announced that it has changed its name to Kraton Corp.
“The acquisition of Arizona Chemical Holdings Corp. in January of this year was a transformational event for Kraton,” said Kevin M. Fogarty, president and CEO. “The combination of two industry-leading companies significantly expanded the scope and scale of our global operations and expanded our product offering beyond our legacy styrenic block copolymer and specialty polymer products to include a wide range of specialty chemical products based upon renewable resources. In light of the broadened product offering, and more importantly, to mark the establishment of a new corporate entity that has been created by combining the best of the former Kraton and Arizona organizations, we have changed the company's name to Kraton Corp.”
For more information, visit www.kraton.com.