Toray Plastics (America), Inc. [TPA]

The New Product Development (NPD) Group of Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (TPA) was established in 2000 to convert the polyester film Lumirror™ into an industrial material and to develop high-value-added products using the polypropylene film TORAYFAN™ in response to market trends. It is helping to expand TPA’s business and strengthen its intellectual property rights. TPA continues today to develop further high-value-added products and to develop new products aimed at expanding the film converting business. Additionally, as a development base for polypropylene foam TORAYPEF™ and TORASOFT™, Innovation Center was launched recently. Further acceleration of development is carried.

New Product Development (NPD) Group (left); NPD Lab (right)

New Product Development (NPD) Group (left); NPD Lab (right)

Extrusion coated film LumiLid™. Left photo is LumiLid product after being cooked at 200°C

Extrusion coated film LumiLid™. Left photo is LumiLid product after being cooked at 200°C