Fluoroplastic restoration and transformation – From adhesive tape to domes

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Corporate History

1963 Established Chukoh Fibers Company Ltd.
Entered into a technical cooperation with U.S.-based Dodge Fibers Corporation, and changed the company name to Dodge Fibers Company of Japan.
1964 Constructed Matsuura plant in Nagasaki prefecture. Started production of fluoroplastic products.
1977 Changed the company name to Chukoh Chemical Industries Ltd.
1982 Completed the first project of the permanent architectural membrane material "Skytop".
Adopted TQC process.
1985 Engaged in research and development of bio-degradable plastic products.
1991 Completed second factory of Matsuura plant for exclusive production of fabric products (fluoroplastic coated glass cloth).
1996 Acquired ISO 9002:1994.
1998 Completed Utsunomiya plant in Kanuma City, Tochigi Prefecture for the purpose of producing fluoroplastic tubing and injection molding products.
2001 Started the Eco-merchandise Section, for handling development and sales of bio-degradable plastic products on a full scale as an environment business.
2002 Acquired ISO 9001:2000 certification
2004 Began Silicon coating operations
(Established specialty coating division, started coating of automobile side-curtain airbag products.)
2007 Completed a new factory with the expansion of silicon coating operations
2008 Acquired ISO 14001:2004 Established CHUKOH MEMBRANE CORPORATION as the sales company of fluoroplastic-coated membranes.
2009 Established CHUKOH BELT CORPORATION as the sales company of fluoroplastic belts.
2010 Established a new factory for exclusive production of adhesive tapes.
2011 Established Chukoh Chemical (Shanghai) Trading,Ltd. as the local subsidiary in Shanghai, by developing the current Shanghai representative office.
Established North Kanto Sales Office.
Established Chukoh Chemical Fluorine Plastic Product Changshu Co., LTD. as the manufacture subsidiary in China.
Established a representative office in Bangkok, Thailand.
2012 Established Chukoh Support Co.,Ltd.
2013 Established Shengyi Chukoh Technology Corporation Limited.
2014 Established Chukoh Chemical (Thailand) Co., Ltd. in Bangkok, Thailand.