Company Overview
Kraton develops, manufactures and markets biobased chemicals and specialty polymers that deliver exceptional value and enhance the lives of people all over the world. As a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers (SBC) and pine chemicals, we manufacture high-performance materials that differentiate our customers’ products and meet multi-market needs. Our global footprint, reliable supply, extensive expertise and integrated portfolio of high-quality products enable our customers to push the boundaries of performance to power the future of innovation.

Kraton employs more than 1,800 individuals in more than 18 locations across four continents. Our global talent and diverse expertise enable us to deliver compelling, innovative solutions that make a positive difference for our customers, in our jobs and to the world.

At Kraton, we are passionate about making a positive difference for our customers, in our jobs and in the world. And we know that our employees are the difference makers. As a leader in our industry with an agile structure, we provide opportunities for employees to own their role and define their career path. We are committed to doing our part and ensuring that we provide the support and resources needed to excel. We believe in the power of ownership and collaboration, and our culture depends on everyone living the core values to achieve our vision.


We strive to make a Positive Difference globally to our employees, customers, communities, and shareholders by providing sustainable solutions that foster the circular economy. We believe it is our role to be good stewards to the world. We take pride in our global efforts to increase the ability to reduce, reuse and recycle.

Our vision sets the stage for us to continue redefining the specialty chemical industry; Kraton has a legacy of more than 100 years of global leadership in biobased specialty chemicals. That, along with our sustainable approach, global footprint, reliable supply, extensive expertise, and integrated portfolio of high-quality products, enable us to push the boundaries on performance to power the future of innovation.

We cannot achieve this vision alone. For Kraton, our employees enable us to work towards our goals and bring our vision to life. We are always seeking talented individuals who embody verve and offer new perspectives and experiences to join our global team. If you’re looking for a place that values your curiosity, integrity, passion, and desire to learn, apply for one of our open positions.


Safety. We value the health of our people and environment.
Integrity. We are compliant, respectful and ethical.
Verve. We value talent and passion.
Relationships. We listen, communicate and collaborate.
Creativity. We innovate in everything we do.
Ownership. We make it happen.
Company Summary
Kraton Polymers LLC
Number of Employees
(281) 504-4700
15710 John F Kennedy Boulevard
Houston, TX