KURARAY POVAL™ – Polyvinyl alcohols made by Kuraray

KURARAY POVAL™ is the brand name for the polyvinyl alcohols produced at the Kuraray Group's sites in Germany, Japan, Singapore and the US. The portfolio of KURARAY POVAL™ homopolymers is supplemented by a wide range of speciality copolymers. Kuraray Europe is responsible for marketing KURARAY POVAL™ in Europe and Africa.

  • Excellent film formation
  • High bonding power
  • Very good barrier properties
  • Soluble in water 
  • No health hazards
  • Biodegradable and recyclable 
  • Can be combined with many reactants

  • Paper, including speciality papers
  • Textiles
  • Adhesives
  • Construction industry
  • Dispersion adhesives and emulsion paints
  • Polymerisation
  • Wood primers 
  • Cleaning agents
  • PVC production and compounding
  • Emulsions 
  • Food packaging / barrier films
  • Cosmetics
  • Ceramics industry
  • Production of polyvinyl butyral (PVB)
  • Thermoplastic processing

Contact Kuraray

Please contact us if you would like more information on KURARAY POVAL™.

Telephone: +49 69 305 85 343