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Asahi Kasei Europe to present alkaline-water electrolysis system at Hannover Messe 2018

09.04.2018

From April 23-27, 2018, Asahi Kasei Europe will present its alkaline-water electrolysis system for the production of hydrogen at “Hydrogen + Fuel Cells + Batteries” at Hannover Messe (Hall 27, Booth C69).... Read more

Asahi Kasei to present SunForce® at JEC World 2018

22.02.2018

Asahi Kasei to present SunForce® at JEC World 2018... Read more

Asahi Kasei Microdevices to acquire shares of Senseair AB

06.02.2018

Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corp. (AKM) agreed on January 26, 2018, to acquire the shares of Senseair AB, a Swedish manufacturer of NDIR* gas sensor modules. ... Read more

Asahi Kasei to expand capacity for Leona™ nylon 66 filament

01.02.2018

Asahi Kasei’s Fibers & Textiles SBU will expand its production capacity for Leona™ nylon 66 filament in Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan... Read more

Asahi Kasei to increase production capacity for lithium-ion battery separators

22.01.2018

Asahi Kasei will increase production capacity for Celgard™ and Hipore™ Li-ion battery (LIB) separator* at its plants in North Carolina, United States, and Shiga, Japan, respectively... Read more

Construction of new spinning plant for Planova™ filters

16.01.2018

Asahi Kasei Medical will construct a new plant for the spinning of cellulose hollow-fiber membranes for Planova™ virus removal filters in Nobeoka, Miyazaki, Japan, increasing annual production capacity by 40,000 m2/year upon completion in May 2019. ... Read more

Asahi Kasei Europe opens Exhibition Center in the European Headquarters in Düsseldorf

09.01.2018

After the founding of Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH (April 2016) and the opening of the Asahi Kasei R&D Center in CHEMPARK Dormagen (October 2017), the company has built on its marketing and sales activities. The newly designed Asahi Kasei Europe Exhibition Center in Düsseldorf was completed at the start of December 2017. This exhibition space at the European Headquarters presents visitors with products and technologies for the automotive, medicine and health, renewable energies and lifestyle markets. ... Read more

Asahi Kasei Europe participates in European multi-partner project on CCUS technology

14.11.2017

Asahi Kasei Europe is participating in the three-year multi-partner ALIGN-CCUS project to help transform six European industrial regions into economically robust, low-carbon centres by 2025. Asahi Kasei’s electrolyzer technology will be one of the cornerstones for CO2 reuse and therefore the reduction of CO2 emissions.... Read more

Asahi Kasei launches R&D Center in Germany

05.10.2017

On October 1st, Asahi Kasei launched its new R&D Center in Dormagen, North Rhine-Westphalia. The main focus of the Asahi Kasei Europe R&D Center will be on strengthening the technical service network for the customers and to develop products for the European market.... Read more

Asahi Kasei obtains license for bone cell therapy product

22.09.2017

Asahi Kasei and Bone Therapeutics SA have signed a license agreement under which Bone Therapeutics g... Read more