02/02/2017 |

New KURARAY POVAL™ grade available

New KURARAY POVAL™ grade available: KURARAY POVAL 50-92

Hattersheim am Main, 02 February, 2017 − Kuraray Europe GmbH (KEG) is now launching a new KURARAY POVAL™ grade for the emulsion and adhesive market, further enhancing its comprehensive PVOH product range:

  ›  KURARAY POVAL 50-92


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KURARAY POVAL™ -  Polyvinyl alcohols made by Kuraray
KURARAY POVAL™ is the brand name for the polyvinyl alcohols produced at the Kuraray Group's sites globally. The portfolio of KURARAY POVAL™ homopolymers is supplemented by a wide range of specialty copolymers. Kuraray Europe is responsible for marketing KURARAY POVAL™ in Europe and Africa.

About Kuraray:
The Kuraray Group is an expanding, stock exchange listed specialty chemicals company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, with around 8,300 employees and annual sales of about EUR 4 billion. Kuraray Europe GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary headquartered in Hattersheim am Main and has around 800 employees. Kuraray is one of the largest suppliers of polymers and synthetic microfibres and an international leader in the development and use of innovative high-performance materials for many industries.

For further information please visit www.kuraray.eu