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Japan-Based Toagosei America Expands West Jefferson, Ohio, Operations

Toagosei America Inc., a manufacturer of commodity chemicals, polymer and oligomer, adhesive material, and performance chemicals, plans to expand its operations in West Jefferson, Ohio. The $105 million project is expected to create 50 jobs.

The investment will include the construction of a new acrylic polymer manufacturing facility which will support battery markets.

“We are best known for our Instant Krazy Glue brand, to the North American consumer market. We are expanding the market share of industrial super glue under the brand name Aron Alpha Industrial Krazy Glue as well as industrial Hot Melts under Aron Melt and Evergrip brands, solvent adhesives under Aron Mighty brand, and UV curable resin under Aronix and Aron Oxetane brand names,” said company officials.

To support the project the Ohio Tax Credit Authority (TCA) approved a 1.333 percent, seven-year Job Creation Tax Credit.

Toagosei America Inc. is part of Japan based Toagosei Group, an independent chemical product company known for producing Krazy Glue.

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