FILM

Toyobo draws on its polymer, film forming, and processing technologies
to provide such functional products as films for LCDs and optical uses,
adhesives for electronic components, and conductive paste for touch panels...

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FUNCTIONAL RESINS

Due to their exceptional properties, our functional resins are welcomed
as pioneers in the fields of adhesives, coating agents and more.

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HEALTH CARE

Medical care in developed countries is expected to become increasingly advanced, and the need for medical services in emerging countries is forecast to expand. New developments will include the growth of the antibody drugs market...

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FUNCTIONAL TEXTILES

Toyobo uses comfort evaluation technology to study factors such as the temperature and moisture inside clothing, allowing us to produce extremely comfortable textiles.

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ADVANCED POLYMERS

The Advanced Polymer Department continues to pursue and develop
the potential of acrylic materials with new ideas and creativity in order
to meet our customers´ requirements.

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BREATHAIR® is a washable cushion material with excellent durability. The fibers in BREATHAIR® are arranged in a complex three-dimensional structure. One way to describe the appearance of the fibers is that they appear similar in structure to a block of instant noodles made from white plastic.

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All Reminders

Toyobo has joined Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund to enhance investments for sustainable chemistry

Sep 10, 2019

Toyobo Co., Ltd. has joined Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund (CSCF), a venture capital fund operated by independent European fund...

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Toyobo has joined CEFLEX for strengthen roadmap to comprehensive sustainability and circular economy

Sep 10, 2019

Toyobo joins European consortium CEFLEX to help develop a circular economy for flexible packaging...

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Toyobo joins Petcore Europe to help achieve sustainable growth of PET as packaging material.

Feb 12, 2020

Toyobo joins Petcore Europe for a more sustainable PET value chain in Europe.


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Toyobo will expand his product line of films made with recycled resin from PET beverage bottles under the Beverage Bottles to Film - BB2F™

May 20, 2020

Toyobo Co., Ltd. is developing its lineup of environmentally friendly, highly functional films made with recycled resin from PET beverage bottles under the Beverage Bottles to Film - BB2F trademark is and focusing on expanding into global markets. Trademark applications were filed in Japan and India in 2019 and will be filed in Europe and other countries in 2020.

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Toyobo develops new polyester film with high gas barrier function made with recycled resin in its Beverage Bottles to Film - BB2F ™ lineup​

Jun 15, 2020

We want to be part of the solution not the problem. Toyobo Co., Ltd. is to introduce a new type of ECOSYAR™, a polyester film with a high gas barrier property. The company plans to expand it into global markets as a new lineup of the Beverage Bottles to Film - BB2F™.

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Toyobo signs UN Global Compact

Jul 16, 2020

Toyobo Co., Ltd. has become a signatory to the UN Global Compact (UNGC), a global pact advocated by the United Nations, and registered as a member company on January 22, 2020. Moreover, Toyobo has joined Global Compact Network Japan, which comprises Japanese companies and organizations that are UNGC signatories.

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Toyobo develops new polyester film with high gas barrier function
made with recycled resin in its Beverage Bottles to Film - BB2F™ lineup

Jul 16, 2020

Toyobo develops new polyester film with high gas barrier function made with recycled resin in its Beverage Bottles to Film - BB2F™ lineup



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Toyobo, 11 other companies jointly launch R Plus Japan, Ltd. to recycle used plastics

Jul 15, 2020

Toyobo Co., Ltd. and 11 other companies forming a plastic value chain have jointly established a new company called R Plus Japan, Ltd. (“R Plus Japan”, hereafter), which will facilitate the recycling of used plastics to help solve plastics-associated problems and create a more sustainable society. R Plus Japan, which started operating in June, is headed by President Tsunehiko Yokoi and located in Minatoku, Tokyo.

The 11 companies are: Suntory MONOZUKURI Expert Ltd.; Rengo Co., Ltd.; Toyo Seikan Group Holdings, Ltd.; J&T Recycling Corporation; Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd.; Iwatani Corporation; Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.; Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.; Fuji Seal International, Inc.; Hokkai Can Co., Ltd.; Yoshino Kogyosho Co., Ltd. R Plus Japan will continue seeking additional investors, and companies such as Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd. are currently considering joining.

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