Kuraray Europe GmbH

Philipp-Reis-Straße 4
65795 Hattersheim am Main
Tel: +49 (0) 69 305 85343

Global Headquarters of KURARAY Co. Ltd.

Ote Center Bldg.
1-1-3, Otemachi
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-8115
Tel: +81 3 6701 2021
Fax: +81 3 6701 2141

Kuraray Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.

250 North Bridge Road
0000010-01/02 Raffles City Tower
Singapore 179101
Tel: (65) 6337 4123
Fax: (65) 6337 1912

Kuraray Shanghai Co., Ltd.

Unit 2207, 2 Grand Gateway, 3 Hongciao Road
Xuhui District, Shanghai 2000 30
Tel: +86 21 6119 8111
Fax: + 86 21 6119 8585

Kuraray America, Inc.

2625 Bay Area Blvd. #600
Houston, TX 77058
Toll-Free: 1.800.423.9762



Polyvinyl alcohol, PVA, PVOH - KURARAY POVAL™



Polyvinyl alcohol products

Polyvinyl alcohol products

Polyvinyl alcohol (resin)
has a variety of applications ranging from paper and textile industries to construction, adhesives and the oil and gas industry.

KURARAY POVAL™ is water-soluble, has specific colloidal characteristics, excellent film-forming properties, and high tensile strength.

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PVA Product Finder

Find the right product/grade for your specific need by using our KURARAY POVAL™ product finder!

Finding the right product for your needs has never been easier. Just choose your application and our product finder will suggest possible grades for you. 

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“We keep fruit and vegetables fresh for longer and avoid waste throughout the supply chain”

“We keep fruit and vegetables fresh for longer and avoid waste throughout the supply chain”

Liquidseal's innovative coatings are the sustainable way to keep fruit and vegetables fresh − helped by high-quality PVOH materials from Kuraray. An interview with Glenn Groenewegen, R&D Manager at Liquidseal, and Joris Bohets, Market Development Manager at Kuraray’s Poval resin business.

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