“Niche Areas of the Chemicals Industry Are Also Fascinating!” DIC R&D Personnel Talk About DIC’s New Cobalt-Free Drier, Which Complies with EU Environmental Regulations
Driers are agents that expedite the curing, i.e., drying, of coatings and printing inks after application. While cobalt driers have traditionally been the most commonly used, cobalt compounds have come under greater scrutiny as being potentially carcinogenic or otherwise toxic to humans and the environment.
Kainan Nobinos: A Tranquil Library Resplendent in Traditional Colors (Chapter 3: Looking Ahead)
As of March 31, 2021, Kainan Nobinos, a unique community complex that opened in Kainan, Wakayama Prefecture, the preceding June, had welcomed more than 500,000 visitors. One reason for this facility becoming so popular that it has people from Kainan and the surrounding areas lining up at the entrance every day before it opens is the use of various and unique “tricks” that encourage children to naturally learn to love books.
Kainan Nobinos: A Tranquil Library Resplendent in Traditional Colors (Chapter 2: Creating Comfortable and Relaxing Spaces)
Kainan Nobinos opened in Kainan, Wakayama Prefecture, in June 2020. In chapter 1, Irodori, we looked at the background and concept of this unique complex, as well as the color scheme, which makes extensive used of traditional colors of Kainan drawn from the DIC Color Guide® Traditional Colors of Japan® series.
Looking Out for One Another to Ensure Safe, Healthy Production Facilities: A Vibrant Team
“As a general affairs professional, I try to help keep everything running smoothly for all plant employees.”
Kainan Nobinos: A Tranquil Library Resplendent in Traditional Colors (Chapter 1: Irodori)
Kainan Nobinos opened in Kainan, Wakayama Prefecture in June 2020. This unique community complex features a library, a hall that holds up to 254 people, a bouldering room, a café, a public plaza and other facilities. Kainan Nobinos makes use of a range of DIC Group products and services.