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Expansion of production capacity for polyester films in Germany

01.10.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Polyester Film
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation hereby announces that it has decided to reinforce the polyester film production capacity of its affiliate Mitsubishi Polyester Film GmbH....


Transfer of the Polycrystalline Alumina Fiber Business

30.09.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
The parent company of Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation has announced today the transfer of MCC’s polycrystalline alumina fiber business. Please refer to the attached press release for details...


Establishment of the Marketing Technical Center Food Park in China

30.09.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has announced the establishment of the marketing Technical Center Food Park, a base for developing markets and...


Bio-based Engineering Plastic 'DURABIO™' Used for Toyota's New 'MIRAI'

28.09.21 | Product
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
The bio-based engineer plastic 'DURABIO™' , developed by Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, has been used the rear heater contro panel of the new...


Development of Thermoplastic Composite with Flame Retardancy

21.09.21 | Product
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation and Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials japan Ltd. have announced the development of a thermoplastic...
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Development of a Heat-Resistant Polystyrene Sheet with Superior Recycling Potential

17.09.21 | Product
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, as an initiative for contributing to the realization of a circular economy and Sustainable Development Goals...
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MCC partners with University of Nottingham to explore microwave PMMA recycling

14.09.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation is working with the University of Nottingham to explore microwave technology for recycling PMMA (acrylic)...
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MCC to Conduct Demonstrations on Supply Chain Development by Using Blockchain

25.08.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, jointly with Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. and REFINVERSE Group, Inc., will conduct...


Mitsubishi Chemical Increases Production Capacity of Sugar Ester

20.08.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has committed to build a new Sugar Ester production facility at its Fukuoka Plant...
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Mitsubishi Chemical Announces Plant-based moisture Transmission Film

04.08.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of Green KTF™—a mostly plant-based microporous film. Approximately 90% of Green KTF™ is derived from...
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MCC Develops Ceramic Matrix Composite Material With High Molding Workability

15.07.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has announced the development of a new ceramic matrix composite (CMC) material that is both lightweight and rigid and has high molding workability...


Integration of Construction Materials and Trading Firm Related Subsidiaries

07.07.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation hereby announced that on October 1, 2021 it wil respectively integrate Mitsubishi Chemical Infratec Co., Ltd., a group company which...
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Signed Partnership Agreements with Outstanding Para-athletes for Sports Prostheses

01.07.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
The KAITEKI Institute, Inc., the think tank of the Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation Group has signed partnership agreements regarding further development...


MCC Licenses Patent for Biomass-based Polyester to Kuraray Group

28.06.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation hereby announced that it recently signed a licensing agreement with Kuraray Co., Ltd. and Kuraray trading Co., Ltd. for the...
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MCC Develops Highly Heat-resistant CFRP Using Phenolic Resin

17.06.21 | Product
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has announced development of a new carbon fiber reinforced plastic composite material that is lightweight and rigid as well as..


Mitsubishi Chemical Enters into a License Agreement for Chemical Recycling Process

16.06.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has entered into a license agreement with Mura Technology Limited pertaining to a process for manufacturing raw materials...
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Starting to Provide samples of BioPTMG, which Uses Plant-derived Raw Materials

07.06.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation newly developed PTMG that uses plant-derived raw materials (BioPTMG). MCC has commenced the provision of samples...


A whole world of automotive solutions

01.06.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Discover Mitsubishi Chemical’s expertise in the automotive sector on the new automotive solutions landing page. It includes an extensive range of innovative products...


Compostable materials BioPBSTM and AZ-1 adopted for outer pouch

31.05.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation and Futamura Chemical Co., Ltd. have announced that Mitsubishi Chemical's biodegradable resin BioPBS™ and Futamura Cehmica's...


Acquisition of Shares of Nakai Industrial Co., Ltd., a Film Coating Manufacturer

28.05.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has acquired all the shares of Nakai Industrial Co., Ltd., a film coating manufacturer, and converted the company into a...
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Construction of Verification Facilities and Implementation of Verification Testing

24.05.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation and its consolidated subsidiary Mitsubish Chemical Methacrylates Japan Co., Ltd. has decided to construct verification facilities...


MCHC and Greentown Labs Announce the KAITEKI Challenge Startup Participants

19.05.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Greentown Labs, the largest climatetech startup incubator in North America, and Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation have selected six startups for the KAITEKI Challenge that...


Completion of the world’s largest manufacturing facility for GaN substrates

18.05.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
The Japan Steel Works, LTD. and Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation have completed construction of a demonstration facility for mass production of gallium nitride...


Round a circular economy

12.05.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
For Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, people and planet are just as important as profit. Nicole Kambeck, Director Circular Economy at Mitsubishi Chemical Europe shares insights...


Launch Sales of Rapid Cure Carbon Fiber (CF) Prepreg

10.05.21 | Product
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) has commenced sales of a rapid cure carbon fiber (CF) prepreg*...


Glenn Fredrickson Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

28.04.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (MCHC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Glenn Fredrickson, Director of MCHC, has been elected a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS)...


MCC Enters into Partnership Agreement with Dymon

14.04.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
April 14, 2021 - Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has entered into a partnership agreement with Dymon Co., Ltd., the robot and space development venture...
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MCC Acquires Overseas-Based Polypropylene Compound Businesses

07.04.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Japan Polychem Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, has decided to acquire the stock of the following overseas-based..


Capital investment in carbon fiber-related facilities at CPC in Italy

06.04.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has decided to make a capital investment in C.P.C. SRL, an affiliate of MCC that manufactures and...


MCC’s global MMA business starts operation under a new name

01.04.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
On 1st April 2021, Mitsubishi Chemical’s MMA business unifies its global operation under a new name “Mitsubishi Chemical Methacrylates” as previously announced...
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MCC Merges Companies in Germany under Mitsubishi Chemical Europe

01.04.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
On 31 March 2021 Mitsubishi Chemical has finalized the merger of group companies in Germany under
Mitsubishi Chemical Europe...


MCC Appoints Insider to Lead its Semiconductor Solution Department

25.03.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) is pleased to announce the addition of Scott Jewler to its MC Chemical Solutions for Semiconductor (MCSS) team...
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MCC Develops Highly Heat-Resistant and High-Strength Prepreg Carbon

17.03.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has developed a cyanate ester carbon fiber prepreg* that provides both high heat resistance and excellent strength....


DURABIO™ Bio-Based Engineering Polymer Adopted for Radar Covers

11.03.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
DURABIO™bio-based engineering polymer developed by Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has been adopted for the radar covers on three trucks: the light-duty ELF, medium-duty FORWARD, and heavy-duty GIGA...


Barry Arkles Elected to National Academy of Engineering

05.03.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) is proud to announce that Dr. Barry Arkles, Chair, Founder, and CEO of its subsidiary Gelest, Inc...
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Mitsubishi Chemical to Strengthen Global MMA Operations

24.02.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
In order to strengthen its global Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) operations, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has decided to consolidate relevant headquarter..


DURABIO™ Certified as USDA Biobased Product

24.02.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation announced today that its biobased engineering polymer DURABIO™ has been awarded a biobased product certification...


MCC to Consolidate Water Treatment Membrane Operations

16.02.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation today announced that it will transfer to its own operations and consolidate membrane-related technology development and sales currently undertaken by..


Establishment of Mitsubishi Chemical Group Human Rights Policy

05.02.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation announced today that it has developed Mitsubishi Chemical Group Human Rights Policy in line with the 'Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights'...
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Patent pertinent to lithium-ion secondary battery for vehicles granted

02.02.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation and MU Ionic Solutions Corporation announce the grant by the European Patent Office of their jointly owned European patent...


MCC Group Companies Japan Coating Resin and Toei Kasei to Merge

25.01.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation will merge two of its wholly own subsidiaries, Japan Coating Resin Corporation and Toei Kasei Co., Ltd. into a single entity under the JCR name...


MCC to Integrate Mitsubishi-Chemical Foods Corporation

06.01.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation will absorb and integrate its wholly owned subsidiary Mitsubishi-Chemical Foods Corporation effect April 1, 2021...


New Year Message from Chief Executive Officer Hitoshi Ochi

04.01.21 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
The COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 was more damaging than the Lehman Shock, as the world was already in recession owing to US-China trade friction continuing from the previous year...


Mitsubishi Chemical to Establish CFRTP Pilot Facility

25.12.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) has decided to establish a new pilot facility for carbon fiber reinforced thermoplastic (CFRTP)...
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MCAS’s Project in Myanmar Selected

10.12.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Aqua Solutions Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation today announced that MCAS’s global project “On-site Water Treatment and Supply System for Hospitals in Myanmar”...


MCC Announces Land Purchase and Feasibility Study to Place a Plant

09.10.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical is pleased to announce that it has recently acquired “green field” property at a large integrated site on the Mississippi River in Geismar...
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MCAS Wins the 2020 Minister of the Environment Awards

2.12.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Aqua Solutions Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation today announced that MCAS has won the 2020 Minister of the Environment Awards for Climate Action...


MCC to Integrate Subsidiaries in US, UK, and Germany

10.12.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
In accordance with priority management measures set out in the Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Group’s medium-term management plan...


MCHC Selected for Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

25.11.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (MCHC; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Hitoshi Ochi) today announced that it has been selected for the fourth consecutive year as a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices...


Start of the accelerator program 'The KAITEKI Challenge'

18.11.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Hitoshi Ochi, hereinafter 'MCHC') and Greentown Labs, the largest incubator in North America...


Mitsubishi Chemical's SMC Adopted for Roof of Toyota GR Yaris

16.11.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Carbon fiber sheet molding compound (SMC) produced by Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) has been adopted for the roof...


Mitsubishi Chemical to Implement Organizational Restructuring

16.11.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) today announced a restructuring of its organization effective April 1, 2021, as outlined below...


Lucite International and MCC Advance Collaboration with Agilyx

27.10.20 | Company
Company: Lucite International
Lucite International (LI) and Agilyx Corporation (OSE:AGLX-ME), a pioneer in the advanced recycling of post-use plastics, announced today plans to pursue a commercial-scale trial...
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MCHC Commercializes Construction Market Services

27.10.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation today announced that it has developed building information modeling...
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Mitsubishi Chemical Restructures Coke Business

26.10.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
In response to structural changes in the steel industry, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation has decided to implement reforms in the metallurgical coke...
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Notice Regarding Change in Representative Executive Officers

23.10.20 | Company
Company: Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (“MCHC”) announced that, at the meeting of its Board of Directors held today...