DIC to Exhibit at the Second Annual Sustainable Material Expo (SUSMA) Tokyo Show —Products and solutions that contribute to a circular economy and carbon neutrality—

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Nov. 30, 2022
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Tokyo, Japan—DIC Corporation announced today that it will participate in the second annual Sustainable Material Expo (SUSMA) Tokyo Show, which will be held from December 7–9, 2022, at the Makuhari Messe convention center. The Company also plans to hold a simultaneous virtual trade on its global website.

In line with its redefined vision statement—“We improve the human condition by delivering color and comfort for sustainable prosperity—Color & Comfort,” the DIC Group’s booth at this year’s SUSMA Tokyo Show is planned around the concept of “Color & Comfort : Creating a Green Future” and will showcase products and solutions that contribute to carbon neutrality, a circular economy and quality of life (QOL).

On December 7, DIC is also scheduled also give a presentation as part of the Sustainable Materials Expo Special Session on DIC Group sustainability initiatives aimed at helping realize a green society. The presentation will include an introduction to the new DIC Vision 2030 long-term management plan by Executive Vice President Toshifumi Tamaki and an overview of sustainable packaging trends and related DIC Group initiatives in Europe by Nicolas Bétin, Global Sustainability Business Lead at Sun Chemical Corporation, the Group’s regional headquarters for the Americas and Europe.

Outline of exhibition

  • NameSecond Annual Sustainable Material Expo (SUSMA) Tokyo ShowWebsite
    OrganizerRX Japan Ltd.
    Date/timeDecember 7–9, 2022, 10:00–18:00 (17:00 on December 9)
    VenueMakuhari Messe (Mihama-ku, Chiba, Japan)
    DIC booth Hall 2 18–2
    The DIC Group’s virtual trade show platform https://www.dic-global.com/en/event/susma/
    (Detailed information will be released at 10:00 am on December 7, 2022.)

Title: The DIC Group’s Sustainable Material Initiatives for a Green Society

■Date/time: December 7, 2022, 11:00–11:45
■Venue:  SUSMA-S1 (Makuhari Messe)
Toshifumi Tamaki,
Representative Director, Executive Vice President, DIC Corporation
Nicolas Bétin,
Director of Product Strategy Packaging Solutions, EMEA and Global Sustainability Business Lead, Sun Chemical Corporation

■Registration: Individuals interested in attending the special session presentation can register in advance at

SUNDHOMA ® BU unsaturated polyester resin
POLYLITE ® biomass polyester polyols
TYFORCE ® reactive hot-melt adhesives
ACRYDIC ® AU-7015-BIO and other biomass acrylic resins
GLOBINEX ® and other biomass plasticizers
POLYCIZER ® highly flowable biomass plasticizers (for biodegradable resins)
CRISVON ® and HYDRAN ® series biomass polyurethane resins
DIFAREN ® A7440 Bio biomass Nashiji film
DICARBO ® LF innovative carbon fiber–reinforced prepreg

Mono-material packaging solutions with barrier properties
Deinking solutions for flexible plastic packaging
DUALAM ™ solvent-free adhesives with two separately applied adhesive components
Food-safe, environment-friendly ultra low monomer (ULM) isocyanate technologies
Closed-loop polystyrene recycling system
DIFAREN ® Easy-Peel Film series coextruded multilayer films
Easily disassembled packaging solutions employing double-sided adhesive tapes
HYDRAN ® series waterborne polyurethane resins
CERANATE ® organic–inorganic hybrid coating resins

Spectrasense™ and Sicopal ® near-infrared (NIR)–controlling black pigments
WILMISH ™ antiviral and antibacterial agent
LUXYDIR ® CH-S-2092 high–refractive index series and other UV-curable resins for optical applications
DIC Spirulina health supplements
DHA Origins™–510 microalgae-derived docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) oils