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Ethyl Alcohol

Made from ethylene, Mitsubishi Chemical's ethanol is a synthetic alcohol having 95% and 99% anhydrous grades. It is high purity with very low impurity content other than water, and is therefore suitable for medical and cosmetic applications. Other representative uses are as an industrial raw material for detergents, paints, solvents, etc.
CAS: No.64-17-5
EINECS: No.200-578-6
Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 2-202
Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: N/A
Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Alcohols.

PTMG

PTMG (Poly(tetramethylene ether)glycol / PTMG) is a linear polyether glycol with hydroxyl groups on both ends. As a polyol, it reacts readily with isocyanates (for example MDI, TDI), etc. to make resins with excellent properties.

  • Grades: PTMG650、PTMG850、PTMG1000、PTMG1300、PTMG1500、PTMG1800、PTMG2000、PTMG3000、PTMG4000(under development)
  • CAS: No. 25290-06-1
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 7-129
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous Material Class 4 Petroleums No.4 Hazardous Rank III (PTMG650,850), Combustible Materials, Flammable Solids (PTMG1000, 1300, 1500, 1800, 2000, 3000, 4000(under development))


Maleic Anhydride

Maleic anhydride is produced by oxidation of benzene or a C4 hydrocarbon such as butane in the presence of a vanadium oxide catalyst. Maleic anhydride can be converted to maleic acid by hydrolysis and to esters by alcoholysis.

  • CAS: No. 108-31-6 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 203-571-6
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 2-1101
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: ID No. 554 (SDS required)
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Not applicable.

THF

THF (Tetrahydrofuran) is a stable compound with relatively low boiling point and excellent solvency. It is widely-used for dissolution and reaction of various substances. Also it is used as a starting material for the synthesis of poly(tetramethylene ether) glycol (PTMG), etc. Since 1982, Mitsubishi Chemical's Yokkaichi plant has produced high-purity, high-quality THF from butadiene using our proprietary technology.

  • CAS: No. 109-99-9 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 203-726-8
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 5-53
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 5-53, ID No. 367 (SDS required)
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous Material Class 4 Petroleums No.1 (water-soluble liquid). Hazardous Rank II
  • U.N. Class: 3
  • U.N. No.: UN2056

NMP

NMP (N-Methyl-2-Pyrrolidone) is a polar solvent with outstanding characteristics. It has a wide range of applications because it offers very high solvency, high boiling point, low freezing point, and ease of handling.

  • CAS: No. 872-50-4 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 212-828-1
  • Japan Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 5-113
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 8-1-1014
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Petroleums No.3 (water-soluble liquid).

GBL

GBL has a wide range of practical applications because of its low freezing point, high boiling point, and a unique combination of solvent and electrical properties. It has applications as a solvent for special resins, in photography, in batteries, and as an electrolyte. Also a number of derivatives are synthesized from GBL.

  • CAS: No. 96-48-0 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 202-509-5
  • Japan Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 5-3337
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 5-3337
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Petroleums No.3 (water-soluble liquid).Aprotic, polar solvent.

2P

2P (2-Pyrrolidone) is a widely-used solvent with outstanding characteristics. It is miscible with almost all other organic solvents and has a high boiling point.

  • CAS: No. 616-45-5 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 210-483-1
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 5-112
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 5-112
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Petroleums No.3 (water-soluble liquid).

12BG

12BG (1,2-butanediol) is a glycol with hydroxyl groups on the first and second carbon of the 4-carbon chain. It can react with a dicarboxylic acid (for example phthalic acid or adipic acid), for use as a polyester polyol or a plasticizer. Moreover, it is also possible to make it react with an unsaturated dicarboxylic acid (for example, maleic anhydride) for use as an unsaturated polyester resin raw material.

  • CAS: No. 584-03-2 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 209-527-2
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 2-235
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 2-235
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Petroleums No.3 (water-soluble liquid).

14BG

14BG (1,4-Butanediol) is a straight chain glycol with hydroxyl groups on both ends. It is used as a raw material for high performance polyester and polyurethane resins as well as for industrial chemicals like tetrahydrofuran and gamma-butyrolactone. Since 1982, Mitsubishi Chemical's Yokkaichi plant has produced high-purity, high-quality 14BG from butadiene using our proprietary technology.

  • CAS: No. 110-63-4 (T)
  • EINECS: No. 203-786-5
  • Japan, Chemical Substances Control Law: METI-No. 2-235
  • Japan, Industrial Safety and Health Law: No. 2-235
  • Japan, Poisonous and Deleterious Substances Control Law: Not applicable.
  • Japan, Fire Services Law: Hazardous material Class 4 Petroleums No.3 (water-soluble liquid).

PCD_BENEBiOL™

Polycarbonatediol(PCD) is a linear polycarbonate with hydroxyl groups at both ends. It easily reacts with isocyanate compounds (e.g. MDI, TDI, IPDI, H12MDI) and generates polymers with superior characteristics described below.
The proprietary manufacturing technology of Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) enables production of unique composition and higher molecular weight PCDs with stable product qualities. The resins made from MCC’s PCDs "BENEBiOL™" have unique properties that existing resins have not been able to establish. In addition, some of the PCDs’ raw materials are biomass-based.

  • Chemical resistance
  • Hydrolysis resistance
  • Weather resistance
  • Flexibility at low temperature
  • Abrasion resistance
  • High mechanical properties
  • High hardness
  • Biomass-based

SHINKOLITE™ is the registered trade name of Mitsubishi Chemical's continuous cast acrylic sheet. Known as acrylic resin, this material has excellent weather resistance, stainability, and processability properties, and so is used in many applications such as signage, display, large water tanks, LCDs, and light guide plates. We will continue to leverage these properties and develop new products such as the flame-retardant and impact-resistant grades of SHINKOLITE. It is our goal to provide environmentally friendly products that make society safer and help people to have more comfortable and prosperous lives.

TREXPRENE™ TPV (Thermoplastic Vulcanizate) is a heat stabilized, vulcanized PP / EPDM product. Globally available for a wide range of applications and approved to a variety of Automotive Specifications.

TEFABLOC™ is versatile family of thermoplastic elastomers (TPE). Applies to most of the environments and plastic converting processes.
TEFABLOC™ incorporates several technologies including TPE-S, TPO and TPE-E. Among the large scale of possible properties, some of them are also boosted in process by reactor or dynamic cross-linking.The accurate combination of features leads to tightly satisfy application specifications even the most demanding ones.

VINIKA™ is vinyl based, soft and rigid formulations designed for a wide variety of applications. Fine-tuned properties such as hardness, heat and impact resistance, colour and much more.

LINKLON™

LINKLON™ is a silane crosslinkable polyolefin based resin. The post crosslinking reaction drastically boost the material performance in terms of heat resistance and creep behavior at elevated temperature.

Sunprene™ is high performance flexible PVC-P compounds for demanding environments with outstanding aesthetics.

DURABIO™

DURABIO™ is a bio-based polycarbonate resin derived mainly from plant-based isosorbide. Compared with conventional polycarbonate resin (hereafter abbreviated PC resin) made from bisphenol A (hereafter abbreviated BPA), DURABIO™ features high transparency, excellent optical properties, and outstanding scratch resistance. Its puncture impact behaviour are comparable to those for PC resin. DURABIO™ is a plant-derived polymer but is not biodegradable. It has excellent durability, making possible its deployment in a wide variety of applications such as for optical ・energy related components, a substitute for high-performance glass components, as well as for electronic equipment ・ automotive housings ・ interior and exterior decor.

Polybutylene succinate (PBS) is the biodegradable plastic that decomposes into water and carbon dioxide with the microorganism under the soil. PBS has a high heat resistance among the general biodegradablility resin, and PBS has high compatibility with a fiber. Using these goodness, it's possible to achieve the performance which can't be shown by itself as the compound with other resin and material.duct life cycle.

Developed to respond to the increasing trends toward compactness and high speed of printers, this product has attracted considerable attention. We intend to develop into the field of color toners to expand the potential market further.

Diabeam is a resin that is cured by irradiation with ultraviolet rays or electronic beams. It is well-regarded as environmentally friendly paint, and used in many different applications including paint, print, and other surface treatments.

Yupimer™ UV series are functional hard coating materials developed by Mitsubishi Chemical Co., with distinctive technologies. They have various functions such as antistatic, anti-fingerprint, slipperiness, and moldable.

SAFTOMER™ is an ionic acrylic coating material used for surface coating as an antistatic agent. It is made of a polymer that yields a lasting antistatic property.

SURFLEN™ is a modified polyolefin elastomer with improved weather resistant adhesion and low temperature flexibility/shock resistance. It was developed uniquely in our company as a primer for coating non-polar olefin resin surfaces such as polypropylene (PP) and polyethylene (PE). SURFLEN™ binds well not only to polyolefin but also to various plastics and metal materials, and can be used in a wide range of applications including paints, print and adhesive primers for these materials.

YUKAFORMER™ is a carboxybetaine hair spray resin. Resilient and natural hair styling without flaking is possible.

DIAFORMER™ is an amine oxide hair fixative polymer. It enables resilient and natural hair-styling without flaking.

ADH

CASNo.:
1071-93-8
TSCA:
Listed

Features

ADH is a crosslinker of waterborne acryl emulsions. It is also useful as an epoxy resin hardener and a formaldehyde scavenger.
ADH reacts very rapidly with ketone groups.
For example, it reacts easily with ketone groups of diacetone acrylamide or aldehyde groups of formaldehyde.
In addition, ADH also reacts with the epoxy group like an amino compound.

4HBA

4HBA, with a primary hydroxyl group at the end of a longer alkyl chain, gives excellent scratch resistance due to its high crosslinking ratio and unique flexibility

CASNo.:
2478-10-6
TSCA:
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DAAM

Waterborne coating dryable by crosslinking at room temperature

CASNo.:
2873-97-4
TSCA:
Listed

Features

  • Diacetone acrylamide readily polymerizes and forms copolymers with a wide variety of comonomers.※(1)
  • Diacetone acrylamide reacts with ketone group of adipic acid dihydrazide at normal temperature.
  • Polydiacetone acrylamide has high water absorption.※(2)

Bibliography

  1. ※(1)L.E.Coleman et al.,J.Polymer Sci.,Part A,3 1601 [1965]
  2. ※(2)Y.Takano.Kobunshi Kako,20,680[1971]

TOMICIDE ZPT-100 (Bis(2-pyridylthio-1-oxide) zinc) is used as an industrial fungicide.

TOMICIDE CPT (Bis(2-sulfidepyridine-1-olato) copper) is used as an industrial anti-corrosion / anti-mold agent, ship base paint, fishing net anti-fouling agent, etc.

YOSHINOX 425 (2,2'-Methylenebis(6-tert-butyl-4-ethylphenol)) is a phenolic antioxidant used as a resin additive or resin chemical.

ACTING SL (organic amine) is a vulcanization accelerating aid for rubber chemicals.

β-Arbutin

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β-Arbutin is used as a whitening agent in cosmetics.

Tubular plastic tube that shrinks when heated for easy coating. The product is widely used in such applications as insulation, color-coding, protection and falsification prevention.
Download the catalog in PDF format for more information on the features and sizes of products.

We provide various materials for electronic equipment parts that have excellent flame resistance, UV printability, and mechanical properties.

KEIJU is a thin thickness silicone rubber film.Thin thickness films are available with high accuracy.

Di-acetate Tow

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Di-acetate Tow is used for cigarette filters. We provide domestic and the world's various tobacco brands.

This fiber is lightweight with a specific gravity of 0.91 and hydrophobic (official moisture content of 0%). It also has excellent chemical resistance and can be easily recycled. Pylen is often used in applications that require extended functionality, such as industrial materials, carpets, and clothing.

Soalon is a triacetate filament produced exclusively by Mitsubishi Chemical.
Since production started in 1967, it has remained popular globally as a breakthrough development in the fiber industry due to its impact on expanding ideas in fashion.
This material combines the beauty of natural pulp with a flexible material created through the power of science.
This combination of beauty and functionality creates a range of possibilities including the development of many variations of fabric and fashion ideas. This has and will continue to have a major impact on people's lifestyles.

Soalon embodies the dream of the fashion industry and paves the way to a colorful future.

Chitosan is a natural polysaccharide found in the shells of crabs and shrimp. It is recognized to have significant antimicrobial effect. There are researches on Chitosan's possible health benefits and adsorption of harmful heavy metals.Studies also indicates that the use of Chitosan is beneficial in promoting plant growth and improving soil condition.


Chitosan has become popular as a health food due to its bio compatibility, anticancer effect, blood pressure elevation inhibiting effect, and cholesterol reducing effect, which clearly indicates its safety.

A.H.Y.™ has a pleasant soft touch and shows color vividly.
This polyester fiber can be dyed by cationic dye under normal pressure.
Cationic dye is particularly effective for fluorescent and vivid colors. A.H.Y.™ also shows excellent color fastness.

Soluna is the brand that presents our polyester filament product. It has excellent strength, does not wrinkle easily, and feels similar to other textiles. As the yarn is easily processed for specialized applications at the raw material stage, a large number of high-performance materials are currently on the market.

Our internally developed Ventcool product is an acetate-based conjugate fiber that expands or contracts when wet or dry.

Cutely is a deodorizing material made with acrylic fiber and acetate produced with our special blending technology. Its function is added into fibers at the initial production stage instead of the finishing process so repeat wearing and washing does not affect its performance.

A.H.F is a composite fiber of acrylic and acetate made by special technology. With the combined properties of both materials, it has moisture-absorbing and retaining effect, deodorizing function, and antimicrobial anti-odor property.

This material has a soft texture and anti-pilling property due to the use of special polymers in its production. It is available in different thickness (denier) and can be blended with other materials to meet the needs of any application.

This micro acrylic fiber was developed in pursuit of a smoother texture and better warmth, It is finer than typical cashmere and Egyptian cotton.

Corebrid Thermocatch is a white, heat-generating, heat-retaining, and conductive fiber developed using our sheath-core spinning technology. This innovative acrylic fiber generates heat by converting sunlight into thermal energy, and also prevents static electricity from accumulating to reduce clinging and crackling sound.
Corebrid Thermocatch is a white fiber and so retains the ability of acrylic fiber to show color well. It is therefore and so this material is ideal for winter sportswear and casual wear.

Corebrid B is an acrylic staple fiber with a conductive sheath-core structure and light-absorbing heat generating property.
Inserting a high concentration of conductive and light-absorbing heating particles into the core creates a higher level of performance in comparison with fibers inserted using traditional methods.

Corebrid™ is an acrylic fiber produced by the world's only wet-spun, sheath-core composite spinning technology, which was developed by Mitsubishi Chemical.

This sheath-core fiber structure consists of core and sheath which enables different material combination to offer various functions. We are the first company to use such technology to produce this wet-spun fiber type.

VonnelTM is our company’s acrylic fiber brand and the main ingredient is acrylonitrile (AN). It has a soft and warm texture similar to cashmere and wool. It is used in sweaters, cut and sewn products, underwear, and socks. It is also used in non-clothing applications such as eco-fur, blankets, carpets, and non-woven fabric.

We offer various forms of materials including UD prepreg in which carbon fibers are drawn uni-directionally and impregnated with resin and cross prepreg which is carbon-fiber-woven cloth impregnated with resin.
In particular, products using DIALEAD, that is ultra-high modulus pitch-based carbon fiber are widely used as materials essential for manufacturing of parts and components for various industrial machines represented by carbon rollers and robot hands. Other applications include sports, construction / civil engineering, and aerospace industries.
The HX1 Series is a prepreg impregnated with special epoxy resin developed on the assumption of use in a high temperature range. Using this prepreg, it is possible to expand the range of applications of CFRP products.

DIALEAD is a pitch-based carbon fiber supported by many proprietary technologies as a result of coal chemistry by Mitsubishi Chemical over many years. The product is widely applied to fields such as aerospace, industry, and sports.

Mitsubishi Chemical continues to develop an ever-expanding value chain from raw materials to final product through the use of PAN-based carbon fiber and pitch-based carbon fiber.

Carbon fibers are one quarter the weight of steel but have about 10 times the strength; thereby creating a light and tough material that is stronger than conventional metal materials. Carbon fibers have a variety of features that include being electrically conductive, strongly wear-resistant, and transparent to X-rays. They are mainly used in composite materials in combination with plastics.
Mitsubishi Chemical's carbon fibers have obtained the Japan Industrial Standard of quality management system for the aerospace and defense industry (JIS Q 9100), and we are continuing to raise our quality control levels further still.

PYROFIL™ carbon fiber and its composites, are advanced high-performance materials born from technology centered on synthetic high polymer chemistry, in which Mitsubishi Chemical excels. We have an integrated framework for production that includes polymerization of acrylonitrile (PAN), spinning of PAN fiber (precursor),carbonization of a precursor (carbon fiber), weaving, prepregging, and chopping of carbon fiber.

Golf Shaft

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We manufacture high-performance and high-quality carbon golf shafts utilizing our consistent production process that starts from the carbon material. Our shafts are used by an overwhelmingly large percentage of the world's top players and are there during great moments in golf history. Such is the testament of the performance of these shafts. We develop and provide many different products that are ideal for not only professional golfers but also casual golfers, senior golfers, and female golfers.

CARBOLEADER is a carbon roller simultaneously realizing lightweight, high stiffness and a high critical number of revolutions. The product is used in a comprehensive range of fields including LCDs, film manufacturing, printing, and papermaking and substantially contributes to improve production quality, acceleration of production speed, and productivity improvement by reduced defect rates and cost reduction.

DIALEAD composite is a carbon fiber composite material compressed by resin. The formal name is carbon fiber reinforced plastics or CFRP.
Taking advantage of excellent properties not available from conventional metals and ceramics, the product is widely used in various applications.

Pyrofil pellets are a thermoplastic molding material that is made from blending our PAN-based carbon figure Pyrofil product with our pitch-based carbon fiber Dialead with various resins to achieve performance better than typical reinforced resins.

We carefully select the base resin and carbon fiber materials in accordance with specific applications to provide products of the highest quality unmatched in the industry.

Home water purifier using hollow fiber membrane material. We off a full lineup of high-performance water purifiers including faucet-mounted models, pitcher models, built-in models, and commercial models. We provide the water necessary for life through products to stockpile water for long periods of time and water-softening shower heads with built-in cartridges.
Refer to the Cleansui website for more information.

In this application, acrylic panels should not be a protagosist. We provide acrylic panels that allow people to view fish, animals, or experimental apparatus clearly without noticing the panel itself.
We can also create aquariums and other devices with curved and circular shapes thanks to main characteristics features of acrylic panels, such as the good formability and durability. For large panel applications that cannot be transported, we can perform special chemical jointing processes at the installation site. Our acrylic panels are used in not only domestic but also overseas aquariums.

Solvent ME is mixed solvent with 80% of methyl acetate and 20% of methanol.Solvent ME is used as solvent for painting and for can washing.

Solvent ME is mixed solvent with 80% of methyl acetate and 20% of methanol.Solvent ME is used as solvent for painting and for can washing.

SoarnoL™ EVOH (ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer) is a world renowned gas and hydrocarbon barrier resin used in multilayer barrier packaging.

Reny is our brand name of high performance polyamide compound reinforced with glass fiber, carbon fiber or mineral fillers, based on proprietary polyamides (mainly polyamide MXD6) developed by Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc. Reny generally has he highest mechanical strength and modulus  in engineering plastics, most suitable for replacement of metal parts.

Iupital is a high-grade polyacetal (POM) resin using proprietary “copolymer” manufacturing technology of Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc. The integrated production system, which takes the raw material methanol through POM resin polymerization to the end product (pellet), enables us to consistently manufacture and supply high-quality products. To meet a wide range of customer requirements, Iupital is produced in a variety of grades. These include high-performance grades, which make Iupital ideal for applications in such fields as electronics, office automation (OA) equipment, automobiles and precision machinery.

Iupiace is our modified polyphenylene ether (m-PPE) resin products, made from polyphenylene ether (PPE), developed by proprietary technology of Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc., and polystyrene (PS) as major components. Iupiace provides well-balanced properties (mechanical, electrical, thermal, flame retardancy, dimension stability, etc.) together with the lowest density among common engineering plastics, also possessing UL Standard certification, enabling such wide applications as inner parts of electronic/office automation (OA) equipment, automobile outer parts and water pump parts.

LEMALLOY is a brand name of our modified polyphenylene ether resin (m-PPE resin) polymer-alloy type products (island-sea structure), consisting of polyphenylene ether (PPE) as the island and crystalline resins such like polyamides (PA) and polypropylene (PP) as the sea. LEMALLOY therefore provides well-balanced properties of crystalline resin (chemical resistance and moldability) and PPE resin (dimension stability and high-temperature rigidity), enabling use under various environments.

NOVADURAN is a name of a polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) resin made and sold by Mitsubishi Engineering Plastics.
NOVADURAN offers excellent mechanical properties, rigidity, heat aging resistance and chemical resistance. NOVADURAN also provides superb moldability, abrasion resistance, colorability and electric properties.

Synthetic paper, from its early development and historical evolution, has typically been manufactured using synthetic resin derived from petroleum as its primary material. Naturally, this has given it characteristics similar to those of plastic film, but its appearance is remarkably similar to that of regular paper made from wood pulp. In addition, many synthetic papers have properties similar to those of regular paper.

YUPO® is a synthetic paper made mostly from polypropylene film to which inorganic fillers and small amounts of additives are added. In principle, the film is formed while creating microvoids by stretching it biaxially. The most distinguishing feature is its multilayer construction, which consists of a base layer and paper-like layers laminated on either side, whose thickness can be adjusted to provide products ranging from thin to thick. This manufacturing process is shown in the flow sheet in Figure 1. The specific YUPO® manufacturing process is a proprietary technology unique to our company, and numerous patents have been established for it in Japan, Europe and the USA, as well as for the composition.