Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd.
| Tokyo Stock Exchange: 4114
Nippon Shokubai Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of industrial chemicals and catalysts. Its operations are carried out through the following segments: Basic Chemicals, Functional Chemicals, and Environment and Catalysts. The Basic Chemicals segment produces acrylic acid, acrylic ester, ethylene oxide, glycol, ethanolamine, higher alcohol surfactant, and glycol ether. The Functional Chemicals segment provides super-absorbent polymers, pharmaceutical intermediates, polymers for concrete admixture, electronic and information materials, iodine, maleic anhydride, resins for paints and adhesives, plastic molded products, and process adhesive materials. The Environment and Catalysts segment deals with exhaust treatment equipment, fuel cell materials, and catalysts. The company was founded on August 21, 1941 and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.