Product categories

Fibers & Textiles

Lastan™ flame-resistant fiber

Woven and nonwoven fabric made of oxidized acrylic fiber, featuring excellent resistance to flame and heat. Used for weld spatter sheets, wiring harnesses, and around car engines.

Applications
Weld spatter sheets, electrical appliance wiring harnesses, optical cable covers, heat insulation around car engines
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Advance Corp.
Phone: +81-(0)3-5404-5030
Fax: +81-(0)3-5404-5055
Cubit™ 3-D honeycomb fabric

Three-dimensional cubic knitted fabric with a diagonally braced double-raschel structure that provides outstanding air and water permeability as a machine-washable cushioning material. Its excellent moisture wicking performance makes it ideal as humidifier filter material.

Applications
Automotive upholstery, bed pads, humidifiers, air filters, hotel slippers
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Advance Corp.
Phone: +81-(0)6-7636-3914

Chemicals: Performance Polymers

Performance Polymers

Wonderlite™ PC (polycarbonate)

Ecoefficient polycarbonate resins – produced without phosgene or methylene chloride by process technology developed by Asahi Kasei. Characterized by superior transparency, heat resistance, and impact strength, and extremely low level of mold deposits. For electrical and electronic equipment, precision parts and instruments, automotive parts and components, and many other fields of application.

Applications
Lighting covers, automotive lamps, phone housings, etc.
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Advance Co., Ltd. Plastics Division 2
Phone: +81-(0)3-5404-5043
Fax: +81-(0)3-5404-5059

Chemicals: Petrochemicals

Inorganic chemicals

Chemical fertilizers

Advanced fertilizers and materials for agriculature are manufactured and sold by affiliate JCAM Agri Co., Ltd.

Applications
Agriculture
Contact:  JCAM Agri Co., Ltd.
Phone: +81-(0)3-5297-8905
Fax: +81-(0)3-5297-8908

Polymers & sheets

Delaglas™ PMMA sheet

Delaglas™ sheet is characterized by superior transparency, weatherability, abrasion resistance, and impact strength, together with high luster, color development, and processability. Applications include signboards, illumination, cell phones, and liquid crystal TVs.

Applications
Signboards, lighting, etc.
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Technoplus Co., Ltd.
Phone: +81-(0)3-3552-9111
Fax: +81-(0)3-3552-9131
Delaglas™ AL luminant-surface PMMA sheet

Delaglas™ AL inherently emits light from the entire plate surface and edges when illuminated along one edge - providing higher brightness, uniformity, and transparency, with no need for surface processing. It is a product of advanced Asahi Kasei optical design and extrusion technologies. Inherent surface luminance without any of the printing, grooving, or other surface processing required for conventional luminant-surface plates - resulting in lower cost and fewer process steps.

Applications
Shop interiors, displays, display cases, shelving, panels, décor; signs, signboards, display panels; home and office interiors, partitions, wall panels
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Technoplus Co., Ltd.
Phone: +81-(0)3-3552-9111
Fax: +81-(0)3-3552-9131
Polystyrene (PS)

The complete spectrum of superior performance and function in PS resins – including GPPS, HIPS, flame-retardant HIPS, abrasion-resistant grades, self-lubricating grades, anti-static grades, and a special high-transparency impact-resistant series – from PS Japan, a world-leading specialist polystyrene joint venture between Asahi Kasei and Idemitsu Kosan.

Applications
Food containers, food packaging, toys, miscellaneous goods, construction materials
Contact:  PS Japan Corporation
Phone: +81-(0)3-5689-6565
Fax: +81-(0)3-5689-6566

Chemicals: Consumables

Packaging products, etc.

Magic Cut™ packet-opening technology

Licensed in Japan, Magic Cut™ technology developed by Asahi Kasei Pax enables plastic packets to be easily opened. Its uses range from the packaging of foods and sauces to agricultural chemicals and pharmaceuticals.

Contact:  Asahi Kasei Pax Corp.

Chemicals: Consumables

Kitchen & household products

Saran Wrap™ cling film

Sold in Japan by Asahi Kasei, Saran Wrap™ has superior cling, barrier performance, and heat resistance compared to wrapping films made of polyethylene or polyvinyl chloride.

Applications
Food preservation, Cooking
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Home Products Corp.
Ziploc™ bags and containers

Sold in Japan by Asahi Kasei, Ziploc™ resealable plastic bags and containers are ideal for organizing household items in addition to storing food in refrigerators and freezers.

Applications
Food preservation, Cooking
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Home Products Corp.
Cookper™

Sold in Japan, the Cookper™ lineup includes products that make healthy cooking easy in the oven, frying pan, stewing pot, and more.

Applications
Cooking
Contact:  Asahi Kasei Home Products Corp.
Frosch™ dishwashing liquid

Launched in Germany, Frosch™ is a well-known brand of cleaners in over 40 countries worldwide. Sold in Japan by Asahi Kasei, Frosch™ dishwashing liquid combines good cleaning performance with minimum environmental burden, while being gentle to the skin.

Contact:  Asahi Kasei Home Products Corp.