At Koppers Global Technology Center (KGTC), our research and development team provides comprehensive services for testing and creating new forms of carbon pitch and other chemical products. Whether it is a customer request for technical assistance, or Koppers own quest to stretch the limits of carbon pitch capabilities, the Koppers Global Technology Center aids in finding new markets for Koppers products.
The Koppers Global Technology Center is located at the University of Pittsburgh Applied Research Center (UPARC) approximately 20 miles east of Pittsburgh. Our research and development facilities provide a laboratory environment that supports our global operations. At KGTC, safety is a vital and on-going concern, and we have received several internal safety awards for accident and injury-free performance.