Essential Chemicals

This section introduces R&D activities, which are highly evaluated from outside the company, by award category.

Year AwardedName of AwardObjective of AwardAdministering Organization
2022 Grand Prize in the 54th Annual JCIA Technology Awards Development and industrialization of environmentally-friendly chlorine production process by hydrogen chloride oxidation Japan Chemical Industry Association
2020 Grand Prize in the 52nd Annual JCIA Technology Awards The development and commercialization of a process for manufacturing propylene oxide (PO) using cumene, which has low environmental impact and
is free from co-products
Japan Chemical Industry Association