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.
BPDA (3,3',4,4'-Biphenyltetracarboxylic dianhydride) is a raw material for the polyimide resin component of one of the super-engineering plastics. It is used for many important information and electronic technology products such as mobile phones and copying machines.
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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.