About Sumitomo Chemical Advanced Technologies
- Sumitomo Chemical is the leading global resorcinol manufacturer with two environmentally friendly production plants located in Japan. Resorcinol and resorcinol-based liquid and solid Penacolite® Resins (U.S. and European production sites) provide superior adhesion performance for bonding natural and synthetic rubber to reinforcing materials including steel, nylon, polyester, rayon, glass, and aramid fibers. In addition, resorcinol is an important raw material for wood adhesives, ultraviolet light absorbers, fire retardants, agricultural chemicals, dyestuffs, and many other specialty chemical applications. Technical support includes quality assurance services, R & D and rubber application testing.
Penacolite is a registered trademark of Sumitomo Chemical.