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The KAYAKU spirit represents Nippon Kayaku Group's corporate
vision - the ultimate goal of all its corporate activities.
We fulfill our social responsibilities as part of our corporate efforts to realize
the KAYAKU spirit. These efforts are based on the standards of conduct
articulated in the Group Action Guidelines and in the Nippon Kayaku Group
Charter of Conduct and Code of Conduct.


Our Business


Functional Chemicals Business

We differentiate ourselves by offering sustainable solutions in energy conservation and the environmental fields. We will continue to deliver value by developing complex products that incorporate proprietary materials and technologies from our core resins, colorants, and catalysts technologies. These products are used in a wide range of applications, especially the field of electronics. In quick- changing markets, Nippon Kayaku uses technologies at which we excel to create businesses that demonstrate our strengths.

Pharmaceuticals Business

Nippon Kayaku is furthering our efforts into the areas of biosimilar products, generic anti-cancer drugs, as well as interventional radiology (IVR) so that we can continue to provide highly necessary pharmaceuticals and medical devices for patients along with exceptionally reliable information to the medical institutions. Moving forward, "Speciality, Biosimilar & Generic" will continue to be a key domain. We aim to contribute to society with innovations that are backed by our technological expertise and by consistently supplying high-quality pharmaceuticals to improve the level of treatments patients receive, and to achieve more efficient medical spending.

Safety Systems Business

Nippon Kayaku has a long history in the development and manufacturing of explosives and pyrotechnic devices, together with a wide range of technologies. By applying these technologies, we have developed original automobile airbag inflators, micro gas generators that tighten seatbelts in the event of a collision, and ignition devices called squibs that are a key component of these. We contribute to enhancing safety in automobile societies by providing such products to the global market.

Agrochemicals Business

Supporting agricultural development and production of high-quality food.
Nippon Kayaku has been developing, manufacturing, and selling the agrochemicals chemicals (pesticides, herbicides, and soil fumigants) that are essential for maintaining a stable supply of food, the pesticides for killing insanitary insects, etc.