Product news and innovations at Showa Denko:


SDK to Start Commercial Production of VGCF™-X Carbon Nanotube

Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has completed a 400-t/y plant for VGCF™-X, anew grade of carbon nanotube with an optimized design for resin composite applications. Commercial production will begin next month after a trial run. A completion ceremony will be held today at SDK’s Oita Complex.... read more


SDK to Strengthen Electronic Cleaning Agent Business - building High-Purity Cyclohexanone Plant in China

Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) will start commercial production of high-purity cyclohexanone in Zhejiang Province, China in August 2010, building a 5,000 t/y plant at Zhejiang Quzhou Juhua Showa Electronic Chemical Materials Co., Ltd., a joint venture company in which SDK owns a 51% share.... read more


SDK and PLANTEC Test Thermoelectric Power Generation Modules In Waste Incinerator

Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) and Plantec Inc. (Plantec) have started full-scale demonstration experiments in power generation based on waste heat, using SDK’s thermoelectric conversion modules in a waste incinerator built by Plantec.... read more


Trade Fair News: Analytica 2010 in Munich

We would like to invite you to come and meet us at the Analytica 2010, which is held from March 23 – 26 in Munich at the New Munich Trade Fair Centre (Germany).... read more