Our Approach to Sustainable Value Creation

Wood treatment stands at the heart of the value creation model in each of our three business segments. The Mission, Vision, Values and Culture statements, seen here, drive every aspect of our business at Koppers.

Our Mission

Creating safe and environmentally responsible solutions that solve our customers' most important challenges and result in superior performance for shareholders.

Our Vision

To be recognized as the standard bearer for safely delivering customer focused solutions primarily through the development and application of technologies to enhance wood.

Our Values

Our values help guide us in managing risk, ensuring accountability to key stakeholders and securing competitive advantage.

  • Accountability
  • Customer Focus
  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Simplicity
  • Sustainability
  • Teamwork
  • Transparency

Our Culture

Our culture springs from the foundational belief that we can achieve Zero Harm to our employees, environment and communities—as driven by our Values and carried out in meaningful, tangible ways by our management systems.