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CHEMICALS

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Chemicals November 21, 2022

Contributing to society through the power of chemistry

Established in 1902 as a chemical trading company, Iwata Shokai has been dealing with acid and alkaline products in Japan and around the world for more than a century, supplying its products to a range...
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Chemicals November 10, 2022

Toagosei: Chemistry for a better, more sustainable world

Under five business lines – Commodity Chemicals, Polymers & Oligomers, Adhesive Materials, Performance Chemicals and Plastics – the Toagosei Group has been recognized the world over...
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Chemicals October 28, 2022

Sansho: The bridge between raw materials and manufacturers seeking cutting-edge innovation

By combining their R&D with warehouse capabilities, Sansho is a technology trading company able to support customers from numerous industries in their development of advanced products and solutions.
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Chemicals October 28, 2022

Sansho: The bridge between raw materials and manufacturers seeking cutting-edge innovation

By combining their R&D with warehouse capabilities, Sansho is a technology trading company able to support customers from numerous industries in their development of advanced products and solutions.
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Chemicals October 20, 2022

Providing tailored solutions to meet market needs

In an industry transitioning towards growth in sustainable products, Soda Nikka continues to succeed through its customer-centric approach to targeted business expansion.
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Chemicals October 09, 2022

Konishi provides the adhesives of the future

While its origins were that of a trading firm, Konishi has expanded into many fields and today makes Japan’s number one adhesive brand, ‘Bond’, which it is looking to grow overseas.
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Chemicals October 06, 2022

Kuraray: Diversifying its product offering for a greener future

As part of its commitment to providing environmental solutions, Kuraray has expanded its activated carbon business, which contributes to water and air purification. The company also strives to expand...
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Chemicals September 27, 2022

Nissan Chemical establishing a sustainable chemical production model

We spoke with Mr. Shinsuke Yagi to discuss the historical hurdles to sustainable chemical production, and the initiatives of his firm to create the framework for a environmentally friendly chemical...
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Chemicals September 24, 2022

Taiyo Chemicals: Leading the sustainability drive in plastics

As a leader in PET manufacturing, we learn from president Kazunaga Uenishi how Taiyo Chemicals is leading the charge in making the plastics industry more sustainable.
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Chemicals September 19, 2022

Sustainability and digitalization key as Kuraray takes a collaborative approach through "PASSION 2026"

In this interview, Hitoshi Kawahara, President and Representative Director of Kuraray, discusses the activities related to the key pillars of the company’s "PASSION 2026" mid-term plan,...
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Chemicals September 16, 2022

High-quality chemical raw materials for a range of industries

While the NIKKOL GROUP is mainly a manufacturer, it also acts as a trading firm, allowing the group to provide customers with the best chemical raw materials for cosmetics and surfactants for many other...
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Chemicals August 22, 2022

Shoei Yakuhin contributing towards a more sustainable future

With the chemical industry contributing significantly to environmental issues, Shoei Yakuhin is looking to change that, providing alternatives to petrochemicals, in addition to adopting environmentally...
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Chemicals June 17, 2022

Nihon Nohyaku’s R&D proves key to agricultural productivity

Through an integrated process of discovery, development, and marketing of active ingredients for agrochemicals, Nihon Nohyaku seeks to become a comprehensive global innovator for crops and life. We...