Isoprene derivatives from Kuraray –
unique solutions for demanding tasks

Using the C4 fraction of naphtha cracking as the primary raw material and applying its proprietary technology, Kuraray has succeeded in becoming first in the world to commercialize a one-step synthesis method for isoprene monomer. Isoprene is well known as a component of natural rubber and fundamental structure of terpenoids. With numerous effort and trials, Kuraray is developing a wide range of unique isoprene derivatives. Our portfolio includes various isoprene derivatives with unique properties and application benefits.
  • Industrial cleaner
  • Industrial alcohols, diols
  • Raw material for aroma chemicals
  • Raw material for cosmetics
  • Intermediate for pharmaceuticals
  • Intermediate for agrochemicals

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