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June 11, 2013 —
ZEON CORPORATION (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Naozumi Furukawa) will expand production capacity at the Mizushima Plant (Kurashiki City, Okayama Prefecture) for monomers used as raw material for cyclo-olefin polymers (COP), a high-transparency thermoplastic resin.
Louisville, KY – (October 23, 2012) – Newly available from Zeon, low dielectric loss, thermoplastic resin may significantly improve mobile device antenna performance and allow greater antenna design freedom.
Tokyo, JAPAN – (August 31, 2012) – ZEON CORPORATION has developed ZEONEX® K26R, a high transparency thermoplastic resin which is specially developed for use in smartphone and tablet camera lenses.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (August 9, 2010) - ZEON CORPORATION (President and CEO: Naozumi Furukawa) has announced it will invest in a new production line of the world’s first diagonally-stretched retardation film suitable for large-screen displays and based on the company’s proprietary technology.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (September 8, 2010) - The world's leading cyclo-olefin polymer (COP) resins will be used to demonstrate new compact injection blow-molding equipment from Jomar Corporation at the K2010 trade show in Düsseldorf, Germany October 27 - November 3, 2010.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Newly available from Zeon Chemicals, a transparent, thermoplastic
resin may dramatically reduce the time and cost of producing high-performance optical
lenses for Blu-ray® equipment.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (September 23, 2008) - With high transparency, reduced thickness and lower overall cost, ZeonorFilm® is ideal for touchscreen applications in mobile phone, portable gaming systems, personal computers and industrial, medical and retail settings.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (June 3, 2008) - A new, patented line of microplates constructed
of ZEONOR® cyclo olefin polymer (COP) and ZeonorFilm®
has been created for the life science research market.
August 2, 2007—ZEONEX®, Cyclo Olefin Polymer (COP), has long
been the standard for optical components, including pick-up lenses, used with red
April 12, 2007—Using innovative ZEONEX® Cyclo Olefin Polymer
(COP) offers a more advanced, breakage-resistant packaging for protein-based, peptide-based,
and high-viscosity drugs, as well as contrast media.
August 9, 2006—ZEON CORPORATION has announced its decision to construct a
new ZeonorFilm® plant for Optes Co., Ltd., its wholly owned subsidiary,
in Himi City, Toyama Prefecture, Japan, in response to the rapidly expanding adoption
of its Zeonor Film® (stretched film) for LCD TVs. The demand for
large LCD TVs is expected to continue to expand at a brisk pace due to such factors
as replacement TV purchases associated with the conversion to digital broadcasting.