四国化成工業株式会社

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Corporate Profile

Company Overview

Company Overview SHIKOKU CHEMICALS CORPORATION
Incorporated October 10, 1947
Capital 6,867 million yen
Account settlement date Once a year (March 31)
Number of employees 660 (not including employees seconded to other companies)
Average age of employees 38

Lines of Business

Chemicals

Inorganic Chemicals

Insoluble Sulfur “Mu-Cron”, used for radial tires; Carbon Disulfide, used as the raw material for the rayon chemical fiber and other applications; Sodium Sulfate and Sodium Carbonate, used for bath salts and synthetic detergents.

Organic Chemicals

Chlorinated isocyanurates “NEO-CHLOR”, used for swimming pool and septic tank disinfectants/sanitizers. It is also used for ballast water treatment “NEO-CHLOR MARINE” and sanitary products; Bacteria enzymes “HIPOLKA”, used for domestic and industrial wastewater treatment. We handle, in addition, various products for bathwater, sanitizer, wastewater treatment in Japanese market.
* "NEO-CHLOR" and "NEO-CHLOR MARINE" have been registered as disinfectants by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Fine Chemicals

Imidazole derivatives, used as an epoxy resin curing agent “CUREZOL” and a raw material for pharmaceuticals and other applications; modifiers for high-added-value resins; heat-resistant OSP (Organic Solderability Preservative) “Glicoat-SMD” and copper surface roughening agents for printed wiring boards; THEIC, used to improve the functionality of electrical insulating varnish and PVC.

Housing Materials

Interior, Exterior finishes and Paving Materials

Our extensive range of interior, exterior finishes and paving materials can be used in all sorts of settings, from private residence to commercial establishments and public institutions.

Exterior Products

We are the first to develop the “accordion gate” that is synonymous with garage gates in Japan. Our range of gates, fences, garages,
decks, and terraces offers numerous products for a more comfortable and safer life. Our landscaping exterior products are designed to create more comfortable public spaces while focusing on materials and design that enable visitors to enjoy a pleasant atmosphere.

Others

IT systems, fast-food sales and other service operations

Available only in Japan

Directors and Executive Officers (As of June 25, 2019)

Board of Directors

Executive Corporate Adviser Kunihiko Yamashita
President and C.E.O. *1 Naoto Tanaka
Senior Managing Executive Officer Takashi Yoshioka
Managing Executive Officer Jun Matsubara
Mitsunori Watanabe
Executive Officer Makoto Hamazaki
Yoshinori Manabe
Hiroshi Enjo
Outside Director *2 Hiroshi Shibuya
Toshifumi Terada

*1 Representative Director
*2 Independent Director as specified by the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan

Board of Auditors

Statutory Auditor Kazuhiko Furukawa
Kenji Tanabe
Outside Statutory Auditor * Koji Nishihara
Nobuhiro Kagoike

* Independent Auditor as specified by the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan

Board of Executive Officers

President and C.E.O. Naoto Tanaka
Senior Managing Executive Officer Takashi Yoshioka
Managing Executive Officer Jun Matsubara
Mitsunori Watanabe
Executive Officer Makoto Hamazaki
Yoshinori Manabe
Hiroshi Enjo
Takaaki Kishi
Hirotaka Ide
Hirohiko Hirao
Kazuhiko Katayama
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