about Isoprene Chemicals Division

Division profile

Kuraray produces C4, C5 derivatives by using C4 fraction as key raw material.
We have a wide range of products such as a diol, an alcohol solvent, cosmetic ingredients, and pharmaceutical & agrichemical intermediates.

Production sites

Kashima plant
(Ibaraki Pref.)

Kashima plant was constructed and started its operations in 1972.

Niigata plant
(Niigata Pref.)

Since 1977, Niigata plant manufactures a wide range of chemical products.