HOUSTON – October 10, 2020 Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers and sustainable biobased pine chemicals, announces two live training sessions on its CirKular+™Upcycling Solutions on October 22 and November 5.


“Recyclers, compounders and brand owners face unique challenges in their sustainability journey, and our CirKular products can help with that,” said Bob Hall, Senior Director, Global Marketing, Kraton. “These virtual training sessions will demonstrate how our plastics upcycling solutions can  help unlock the full potential of post-consumer resin (PCR) usability and performance across a wide range of applications.”


CirKular products enable a balanced approach to performance value enhancement for virgin resins, bioplastics, PCR and post-industrial recycled streams. They are designed to:

  • optimize your formulation and processing cost,
  • increase PCR content for customers,
  • enhance recyclates’ mechanical properties and processability, and
  • enable compatibilization of mixed plastics as an alternative to chemical recycling or landfills.

To register for one of the virtual training sessions, please sign up on http://bit.ly/CirKularTraining.


For more information about CirKular+ solutions, visit www.cirkularplus.com.


About Kraton Corporation
Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA) is a leading global sustainable producer of specialty polymers and high-value biobased products derived from pine wood pulping co-products. Kraton’s polymers are used in a wide range of applications including adhesives, coatings, consumer and personal care products, sealants, lubricants, medical, packaging, automotive, paving and roofing applications. As the largest global provider in the pine chemicals industry, the company’s pine-based specialty products are sold into adhesives, roads and construction and tire markets, and it produces and sells a broad range of performance chemicals into markets that include fuel additives, oilfield chemicals, coatings, metalworking fluids, lubricants, inks, flavors and fragrances and mining. Kraton offers its products to a diverse customer base in numerous countries worldwide. Kraton, the Kraton logo, and CirKular+ are all trademarks or registered trademarks of Kraton Corporation, or its subsidiaries or affiliates, in one or more, but not all countries.


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