R&D SUMMARY

CREATING COLORS AND CHEMICAL SOLUTIONS

Developing Chemical Solutions for the Future

KISCO R&D Institute is pursuing challenges and technical innovations to create new colors and develop functional fine chemical solutions.

Through steady investment in R&D and securing excellent talents, KISCO has achieved world-class research results in the textile dye sector. Based on organic synthesis technologies, which are a core competency, KISCO’s business has been expanded to include ink and fine chemicals, including photosensitive materials, display/semiconductor materials and materials for food and pharmaceuticals. All products are developed and produced at the highest quality.

R&D RESOURCES
Workforce Statistics
KISCO group: 942 employees in total as of the end of 2020

Percentage of staff in research

22%

Percentage of research staff that are female

26%
CORE COMPETENCIES

Color Chemistry

  • Textile Dyes
  • Dyes for LCD color filters
  • Pigments for LCD color filters

Organic and Polymer Synthesis

  • Customized organic synthesis
  • Scale up (Lab to pilot to production)

Formulation

  • Water based digital textile
  • Inks and solutions: Sublimation, Disperse, Reactive, UV and Pigment