Principals & Partners

JAPAN VAM & POVAL (JVP) was established in 1968 as Shin-Etsu Vinyl Acetate Co., Ltd and Unitika Chemical Co., Ltd. Later in 2002, these two companies were integrated to form JAPAN VAM & POVAL Co., Ltd. In 2005, it became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. JVP is engaged in production and marketing of Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) and Vinyl Acetate Monomer (VAM, a raw material used in manufacture of PVA). In 2012, JVP started manufacturing and selling the pharmaceutical grade PVA "PE series", a water-soluble synthetic resin.

JVP offers a unique line-up of products with quality attributes. The manufacturing control and quality standards are in compliance with the Internal-Initiative GMP standards guideline of the Japan Pharmaceutical Excipients Council (JPEC). The company has been performing efficient integrated production from VAM to J-POVAL achieving stable quality unique products, capable technology and deploying detailed technical services that satisfy market needs and enhance customer satisfaction.

Their emphasis on employee safety, environment protection, technological expertise and consistent quality makes them the supplier of choice in the pharmaceutical industry.

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Brand Name Generic Name
POVASEAL 05PS Polyvinyl Alcohol

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