FUJIFILM Wako ChemicalHiratsuka Plant

  • classHiratsuka, Kanagawa Pref.
  • Site area36,000 m2
  • Number of employees300 people
  • Beginning of operation1961
  • CertificationISO9001, ISO14001
  • Various different multipurpose facilities
  • Possible to realize small quantity / large variety production of chemicals from several kilo grams to several tons
  • Ultra-low-temperature tanks, Teflon-lined tanks, and kilolab facilities

Main facilities

  • Scale of reaction facilities:40 – 6,000 L (GL, SUS, Teflon)
  • Reactor:High-pressure reduction tank (autoclave), low-pressure reduction tank, high-temperature reactor (≤ 250°C), normal-pressure reactor (SUS, GL), and reactor for high-viscosity content (≤ 70,000 CP)
  • Solid – liquid separation:Centrifugal separator, filtration dryer, high-speed decanter, and cross-flow filtration device
  • Drying facilities:Double conical dryer, plate dryer, shelf-type vacuum dryer, and shelf-type dryer
  • Special facilities:Bottom-type distillatory, Sakuma-type concentrator, multistage distillatory, various granulators, various crushers, electrodialyser, dispersion apparatus, sulfonation facility, water-prohibitive substance handling facility, Teflon-lined tank for fluorine compounds, kilolab plant, and others