Research & Development
Through the development and provision of environmentally-conscious products, DIC continually aims at contribution to the creation of an affluent society. Based on the company's strengths, namely 5 basic technologies and 7 core products, DIC is tackling the development of new products for markets for digital printing, electronics, displays, energy, living environment, infrastructure building, coatings, packaging, etc.
Basic Technologies of DIC
Optics and color
Organic molecular design
Technologies for controlling substances' chemical and physical structure to determine reflection, transmission and absorption of light
Chemical structure technologies that use organic reactions to obtain certain properties, characteristics and functionality
Technologies for controlling the structure of polymer compounds to obtain certain properties, characteristics and functionality
Applicability assessment (Coating/printing/molding)
Technologies for ensuring the uniform mixing of substances that do not naturally mix together completely
Technologies for applying inks and coatings, molding plastics and compounds and forming films, as well as for assessing these products' functionality and characteristics
This page introduces DIC's research and development structure that works on cutting-edge technologies.
DIC is working on research and development in Japan and around the world.