The Functional Colorants segment mainly consists of four businesses.
Demands for OLED Materials continue to expand as they are used in smartphone display panels with expectations for use in TVs and lighting in the future. The Imaging Materials business supplies materials that are essential for copiers and printers to function, helping to enhance precision in the office automation environment. Our Dyes and Colors, used for stationery ink, aluminum coloring, and hair dyes, are applied in high quality products with our unique technologies and are highly regarded in Japan and around the world. We are pioneers in developing food coloring agents. Our ”food additives (food dyes)” add color to food products to promote appetite and make food tasty and fun.