What is ARKON*?

ARKON* is a premier water-white hydrocarbon resin, introduced as the world’s first hydrogenated hydrocarbon resin developed by Arakawa Chemical Industries, Ltd. Its colourless, and transparent character is especially suitable for use in light-coloured products. The excellent UV and thermal stability of ARKON* maintains the product’s performance for extended periods. ARKON* is produced under most advanced quality control systems in order to ensure its success in a wide variety of applications.

ARKON* Grades

ARKON* Grades

A number of ARKON* grades are offered in order to meet individual customer demands. As shown here, ARKON* is produced with various hydrogenation degrees and softening points. P-type is fully hydrogenated and M-type is partially hydrogenated.