Mitsubishi develops the first bio-based polycarbonatediol used for automotive interior

Mitsubishi Asx interior
Mitsubishi Asx interior

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, a subsidiary of Japanese Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation, announces that it has developed the world’s first bio-based polycarbonatediol, a type of high-performance polyols, and will begin worldwide market development and sales in April of this year. MCC uses proprietary manufacturing processes to produce the new product, which is of an entirely different composition than any other currently available polycarbonatediols.

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Mitsubishi Chemical develops a high-transparency bio-based engineering plastic

Mitsubishi Asx interior
Mitsubishi Asx interior

Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Japanese chemical giant based in Tokyo, announced the development of a new grade of high-performance, high-transparency bio-based engineering plastic called DURABIOTM, using plant-derived isosorbide as its raw material. The new material features excellent optical properties and high resistance to heat and humidity.

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