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Latest Japan Carbon Fiber Manufactures Association Stories

2007-06-04 18:00:13

Tokyo, June 4 (Jiji Press)--Japanese fiber makers are preparing for the recycling of carbon fiber, an extremely strong material used for a wide range of products. Until now, the durability of carbon fiber has posed an obstacle to recycling. The Japan Carbon Fiber Manufactures Association, an industry group set up by nine fiber makers including Toray Industries Inc. and Mitsubishi Rayon Co. , will conduct a feasibility study on carbon fiber recycling by building a pilot plant in Omuta,...


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