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The growing presence of Kureha's PGA frac plugs in the rapidly changing energy market

The PGA business is positioned as a growth driver in Kureha's Challenge 2020. Here, we introduce Kureha’s activities in the U.S. shale oil market.

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KUREHA'S CHALLENGE!

Product Groups

Advanced materials supporting pioneering industries

  • Polyphenylene sulfide(PPS)

    Polyphenylene
    sulfide
    (PPS)

    Linear PPS which offers mechanical strength, heat resistance, chemical resistance and flame resistance.

  • Polyvinylidene fluoride(PVDF)

    Polyvinylidene
    fluoride
    (PVDF)

    Engineering plastic with an excellent balance of chemical resistance and moldability.

  • Carbon Products

    Carbon Products

    High purity pitch-based carbon fiber abailable in various different forms including thread, felt, sheet and rigid felt.

  • Polyglycolic acid(PGA)

    Polyglycolic acid
    (PGA)

    Biodegradable plastic with high mechanical strength and high gas barrier properties.

  • Microsphere

    Microsphere

    Originally developed heat expandable microcapsule.

Balancing considerations for people, nature, and industrial advancement

  • Pharmaceuticals

    Pharmaceuticals

    Medicine to treat chronic renal failure which developed from carbon products technology.

  • Agrochemicals

    Agrochemicals

    Kureha’s original agricultural fungicides are used in world-wide crop fields.

  • Industrial Chemicals

    Industrial Chemicals

    chlorine and caustic soda derived from industrial salt are basis of Kureha’s production.

Making everyday life easier

R&D

R&D is the foundation of Kureha’s status as a technology development company

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