Kraton Corporation, a global producer of specialty polymers and high-value bio-based products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, announces the release of its 2022 Sustainability Report, highlighting the concern’s progress and approach to integrating sustainability across the organization.
"This report showcases our steadfast commitment to making meaningful strides toward achieving our sustainability goals while addressing the evolving needs of our stakeholders," says Marcello Boldrini, Kraton’s CEO. "By leveraging our innovative and diverse culture, Kraton continues to develop technologies that solve complex problems and contribute to the transition to a low-carbon future."
Kraton is a global producer of polymers and performance products used in a range of applications, including adhesives, coatings, consumer and personal care products, sealants and lubricants, medical, packaging, automotive, paving and roofing products.
"We believe achieving sustainable growth is accelerated by having a positive environmental, social, and economic impact on society," says Kraton’s Chief Sustainability Officer, Pedro Lopes. "Our conscious efforts to integrate sustainable practices across our value chain ensure we remain focused on reducing our carbon footprint, upholding operational excellence, and making a positive difference for people and communities globally."
The report outlines Kraton's sustainability initiatives, including progress on our multi-dimensional sustainability strategy and sharing long-term targets for waste, water, and Greenhouse Gas emissions. The report also shares the firm’s performance vs. critical targets and our commitment to key United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.