Press Archive

03/01/2021 | Product News

“Elastomer Coffee Talks”: Kuraray’s interactive web forum

Kuraray's new series of web seminars offers a practical, knowledge-based insight into innovative TPE materials. The first edition of this new series…

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02/25/2021 | Press Releases

Signing the UN Global Compact (UNGC)

Kuraray Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Hitoshi Kawahara; hereinafter "Kuraray" or the "Company") signed the United Nations…

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02/02/2021 | Product News

Price Revisions for PVOH resin

Kuraray announces its decision to upwardly revise the prices of Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVOH) resin. Details of the revisions are given below.

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01/25/2021 | Product News

Trosifol invests in Czech location

Production in Holešov to be set up for the future and strengthened in the long term

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11/25/2020 | Product News

SEPTON™ Q-series – Optimum protection for sensitive fibre optics to speed up rollout of the 5G network

Optical fibres are vital for the rollout of the 5G network. The new high-performance elastomers in the SEPTON™ Q-series from Kuraray provide lasting…

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11/10/2020 | Product News

Sustainable packaging, less waste: KURARAY POVAL is providing knowledge and materials for the CEFLEX initiative and recycling drive in Europe

KURARAY POVAL is joining Kuraray's EVAL and Plantic business units and getting involved in the CEFLEX consortium to build a more efficient circular…

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10/28/2020 | Press Releases

Employees give Kuraray top scores in two employer rankings

Kuraray Europe came second in its sector in the award “Germany's most family-friendly companies 2020” and is positioned among the top three overall in…

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10/27/2020 | Product News

Sustainable is the new luxurious: World's first man-made leather with nylon made from 100 percent recycled materials

Clarino™ man-made leather feels like real leather and is manufactured using a production process that is especially good for the environment and…

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09/23/2020 | Press Releases

Calgon Carbon’s Belgium Subsidiary to Expand Reactivated Carbon Production Facilities

Kuraray Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masaaki Ito; hereinafter “Kuraray” or the “Company”) announces that Belgium-based…

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07/31/2020 | Product News

Natural fibres instead of plastics: Kuraray is providing materials, expertise and funding for European project on sustainable substitutes for plastics

Kuraray is contributing its PVOH (polyvinyl alcohol) brands KURALON™, KURARAY POVAL™ and EXCEVAL™ to the VTT project “Piloting Alternatives for…

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