About Us

Kuraray is a world leader in specialty chemicals and functional materials. We are committed to developing products that ensure quality and value while helping our customers differentiate themselves from their competition.

Kuraray has offices located around the world, including sales offices across North America and two plant locations in Houston, Texas.

Kuraray stands for:

  • Confidence in our quality
  • Confidence in our market-leading research and development
  • Confidence from our customer
  • Confidence in leading our industry into the future

For more information on the history of Kuraray and how we were founded, please visit our Company History page.


Kuraray is committed to being a safety leader in our industry, a good corporate citizen, and a great employer. We work continually to enhance safety and risk management by improving our operations processes. We give back to our communities by providing jobs, using local suppliers and operators, and supporting community activities and development. Our employees are dedicated to operating responsibly and acting to improve the community and environment we live in.

MSDS Documents for Kuraray Americas Plants