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7An0niversary th 1990 2000 2010 1991 “Institute for Advanced Sciences (formerly Tsukuba Research Laboratory)” was founded to develop new technology and products centered on life science. 1994 Our company was renamed “Toagosei Co., Ltd.” on our 50th anniversary. 2004 TOA-DIC Zhangjiagang Chemical Co., Ltd.” was established in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu Province in China for manufacturing and marketing of UV-curable resin. Singapore Acrylic Ester Pte Ltd. became a wholly-owned subsidiary,renamed “Toagosei Singapore Pte Ltd.” 1994 Our first overseas factory was established in Ohio, U.S.A. Filling and packaging of Aron Alpha (U.S. brand name: Krazy Glue) were commenced. 1995 “Toagosei Asia Pte Ltd.” was established in Singapore. 2000 Toa-Jet Chemical Co., Ltd. and Taiwan Toagosei Co., Ltd. were established to manufacture and market UV-curable resin (Aronix) in Taiwan. 1996 Production in China was commenced at “Toagosei (Zhuhai) Limited,” a factory for filling and packaging Aron Alpha. 1997 A facility for manufacturing acrylic acid and acrylic esters was completed in Singapore and its operation was commenced. 1993 “Toagosei Hong Kong Limited” was established to market Aron Alpha in Hong Kong. 2007 MT Ethylene Carbonate Co., Ltd. was established for manufacture of ethylene carbonate as a joint venture with Mitsui Chemicals Inc. 2013 Tsurumi Soda Co., Ltd. and Nihon Junyaku Co., Ltd. were merged into Toagosei Co., Ltd. Commercialization of the Gas-Diffusion Electrode Method, the world’s first energy-saving technology. 2001 The industrial gas business was spun off, and its operation was commenced as “Toa Techno-Gas Co., Ltd.” 2003 Kyoei Shoji Co., Ltd. and Sansei Shoji Co., Ltd. merged, resulting in a company named “TG Corporation.” 2006 The polymer flocculant business was split off and MT AquaPolymer, Inc. was established as a joint venture with Mitsui Chemicals Inc. Head Office General Center of R&D Monodukuri Center (Aronkasei Co., Ltd.) 2011 Aronkasei Co., Ltd. became a wholly owned subsidiary. Toagosei Co., Ltd. 2