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Sustainability Archive

2020

2020-21 | Turkey

Low Temperature Curing Emulsion Coating for Domestic Heating Radiators

Kansai Altan Boya San. (Turkey) is implementing a switch plan which involves introducing a new emulsion-based primer for domestic heating radiators. The current water reducible technology requires a considerably high energy in curing, releasing also high amounts of volatile organic compounds to the environment. The focus of the current project is to reduce the environmental impact of conventional product by reducing both the energy requirement and the amount of VOC released to the environment, which occur simultaneously during drying and curing the product in customer paint shops.

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December 17, 2020 | Hong Kong

Hong Kong Kansai Paint was invited as guest speaker of a CPD seminar held by The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors

Hong Kong Kansai Paint was invited as guest speaker of a CPD seminar on the latest new technology of coating in the world.

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November 06, 2020 | Turkey

Donation for earthquake victims

We established Disaster Support Committee after earthquake (6,9 richter scale)which occurred on 30/10/2020 in Izmir. The Committee analyzed the damage. We provided support to members of the local community affected by the earthquake with a budget of 50000 €. This Support was coordinated by the Metropolitan Municipal Authority who channeled it to eligible fellow citizens as all other contributions. We also provided some support to our employees who suffered loses from the earthquake.

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October 10, 2020 | Hong Kong

Free distribution of hand sanitizers to senior citizens

Hong Kong Kansai Paint together with a restaurant, distributed free hand sanitizers, helping the senior citizens fight against Covid-19 pandemic.

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October 2020 | Goindwal Sahib, India

Organized Free Eye Checkup & Cataract Surgery Camp

Kansai Nerolac, India organized a “Free Eye Check- up and Cataract Surgery” camp at Goindwal Sahib. The experienced doctors team and support staff carried out the eye checkup activities for the individuals and successfully conducted about 100 surgeries for Cataract problems.

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August 2020 | Lote & Sayakha (India)

Distribution of PPE Kits to individuals & Equipment donation to Primary health Centre

Kansai Nerolac, India distributed Personal protective equipment such as Masks and Sanitizer to Traffic police staff and underprivileged individuals at Lote, Maharashtra. Various personal protective equipment such as Handheld Temperature Reader, Oxygen Meter, Mask & Sanitizer were donated to 2 Primary Health Centre near Sayakha, Gujarat.

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June 15, 2020 | Uganda

Donation Anti Mosquito Paint and Masks to Uganda Schools

Kansai Plascon Uganda announced a donation of 4,000 litters of the company's Anti Mosquito Paint to the Ministry of Education ad Sports and face masks to local school *for the safety and well-being of children and educators to contribute healthcare of local community.

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June 11, 2020 | Austria, Europe

Remsolar – coatings for a greener future

At the Rembrandtin Lack, a company part of HELIOS, a dedicated team together with external partners and experts have taken on the challenge to formulate and develop Remsolar, a new series of coatings designed to protect backsheets.

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June 11, 2020 | Japan

The Mosquito-repellent paint “Kansai Anti-Mosquito Paint” was featured in SDGs-themed online English lecture and writing correction service for junior and senior high school students

Kansai Paint has continued initiatives to spread mosquito-repellent paint “Kansai Anti-Mosquito Paints (AMP)” to African Regions, with the assistance of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). Our AMP initiative was featured in "Smart Lecture Correction, Writing Method - Advanced-", online English lecture and writing correction services (Keirinkan). it has been used at educational sites throughout Japan.

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May 29, 2020 | Slovenia

HELIOS donates disinfectant for surfaces and hands in Slovenia

During the coronavirus pandemic HELIOS‘s companies offered a hand to several organizations whose efforts were crucial for curbing the spread of the coronavirus in Slovenia. HELIOS’s companies donated more than 1,200 litters of HELIOS disinfectant for hands and surfaces in half-liter packaging to schools, kindergartens, health centres, nursing homes and other institutions. The company Belinka Perkemija donated 10,000 liters of Belox HP6 disinfectant to the Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Civil Protection and Disaster Relief.

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May 01, 2020 | South Africa

Plascon’s new TradePro Roof & More is set to make waves in water conservation

Plascon TradePro Roof & More is Africa’s first roof paint to be entirely free of harmful APEO chemical compounds. APEO compounds are persistent and bio-accumulative when released into the environment and toxic to human and wildlife, especially marine life.

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