RiKA International Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of New Japan Chemical Company Limited (www.nj-chem.co.jp), a manufacturer of Performance Chemicals based in Osaka, Japan.
RiKA was established in 1997 with the objective of promoting internationally, the highly innovative technology of its parent Company, predominantly in the area of clarifiers and nucleator for polypropylene.
RiKA has a sister company RiKAmerica Inc. to serve the US markets. RiKAmerica Inc will offer direct technical and commercial assistance. From our local warehousing facility we will be able to address our customers’ needs professionally and efficiently.
The clarifiers are based on acetal- sorbitol chemistry, first discovered by New Japan Chemical Co Ltd. in the 1960's, and subsequently developed further at the Company's extensive Kyoto R & D facilities, to meet the ever increasing performance demands of today's polypropylene industry.