Polyvinyl alcohol, PVA, PVOH - Kuraray Poval™

Applications for polyvinyl alcohol

Adhesives & Emulsions

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3D Printing

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Laundry detergent sheets

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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. In additi-on, it is elastic and resistant to heat and organic solvents.


PVOH (PVA) Product Finder

Find the right product/grade for your specific need by using our PVOH (PVA) 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.

PVOH (PVA) Product Finder

Visit Kuraray Poval™ at the following events

Further Events

Kuraray Poval at TAPPICON 2024

TAPPICon 2024

April 28th - May 1st 2024
Cleveland, Ohio

Kuraray Poval at ISF World Seed Congress 2024

ISF World Seed Congress 2024

May 27th - 29th 2024
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Latest News

Kuraray Presents water based Polyvinyl Alcohol Solutions

Kuraray, a leading specialty chemicals company in Europe, introduces its water based polyvinyl alcohol solutions (Kuraray Poval™/ Exceval™). These…


The aim of this assessment, which is based on the cradle-to-gate approach, is to evaluate the sustainability of Kuraray’s products and identify…


Get ready to be inspired by the possibilities of PVOH-coated papers and recycling guidelines. Mark your calendars for this year's TAPPICon , which…


Kuraray Co., Ltd. announces its decision to upwardly revise the prices of Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVOH) resin. Details of the revisions are given below.


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