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Mitsubishi Chemical to Boost U.S. Production of SoarnoL™ EVOH Resin

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC; Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Masayuki Waga) today announced that it has decided to increase the annual production capacity of SoarnoL™ ethylene vinyl alcohol copolymer (EVOH) resin by 3,000 tons to 41,000 tons at its consolidated subsidiary Noltex L.LC. (Noltex; Head office: Texas, the U.S., President: Kuniyoshi Asano). The production increase is slated to take effect in the Summer of 2020.

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At Nippon Gohsei, we take pride in providing our customers with highly advanced SoarnoL™ products along with intensive technical support and service.

GOHSENX™ Specialty PVOH/PVA

Logo Gohsenx PVOH PVA

GOHSENX™ is a range of advanced polyvinyl alcohol resins which have been modified with a variety of special functions. Examples of such functionality include resistance to water and superior dispersability, enabling the use of GOHSENX™ in demanding applications where the properties of conventional PVOH/PVA resins may not be sufficient. 

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GOHSENX™ Design Concept:

Series

Characteristics

Application

Image Structure

Z

(Acetoacetyl)

Excellent cross linkability

Excellent water resistance

Paper

Adhesives

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L

(Sulfonic acid)

Excellent dispersibility

Emulsifiability

Thermal paper

Adhesives

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T

(Carbonyl acid)

Forms a chelate with

polyvalent metal ions

Paper

Adhesives

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K

(Cationic)

Absorption of negatively

charged substrates

Paper

Drilling fluids

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WO, LW

(Ethylene oxide)

Hydrophilic and internal

plasticized

Water soluble film

Secondary suspension

agent for PVC

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GOHSENX™ Product Map

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