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About KPRC

In business since 1994

Advanced technology and unique technical services in chemistry and material science
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It is the Kansas Polymer Research Center’s mission to promote economic interests by delivering advanced technology and unique technical services in chemistry and material science with a specialization in polymer research. KPRC scientists work closely with various partners on developing and commercializing intellectual property, including:

  • Industrial Partners
  • Organizations
  • State and Federal Agencies
  • Producer Associations

Cargill, a leading agribusiness company, is KPRC’s partner for global commercialization of a line of BiOH® polyols that is now commercially available in areas such as automotive, construction, home furnishings, and agriculture.

In addition to Cargill, other funding organizations have included Boeing, Cessna, Raytheon, Honeywell, U.S. Department of Energy, CertainTeed, Samsung, U.S. Department of Agriculture, United Soybean Board, Kansas Soybean Board, and the Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council.

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Pittsburg State University is a proud member of the Polyurethane Manufacturers Association.

Kansas Polymer Research Center, 1204 Research Road, Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 235-6120