About Us
  • Mission Statement
  • Organization/History
  • The activity contents
  • Members
Mission Statement
Due to its excellent characteristics, polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC) is a plastic  in our daily life.Our aim through various investigation and research programs is to support our customers in using PVDC (as raw materials) and PVDC products safely and to seek a harmonious existence with our global environment. Through this homepage, we introduce our activities and information about PVDC.
Establishment June 1977.
This association, regarding raw materials and products of vinylidene chloride and polyvinylidene chloride, to ensure safety and sanitation and also to seek their harmonious existence with the environment.
Also,education between members, contribute to the healthy development of the industry, to conduct appropriate use and disseminate of polyvinylidene chloride products.
Japan Hygienic Association of Vinylidene Chloride
8th Floor, Sumitomo Fudosan Rokko Building, 1-4-1 Shinkawa, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 104-0033
TEL / FAX 03-6280-5673
The activity contents
Establishment of and compliance to JHAVDC voluntary standard
In 1978, JHAVDC established the association's voluntary standards on food utensils, containers and packaging made from polyvinylidene chloride (first edition) by conforming to the "Standards on Food Additives and the Like" issued by the Ministry of Health and Welfare on the basis of the Food Sanitation Law. After several revisions, the tenth edition of the "JHAVDC voluntary standard" was issued in August 2017.
Japan Hygienic Association of Vinylidene Chloride
Since 1984, we have adopted a strict system of issuing a "confirmation certificate" for the products that has been verified to meet our voluntary standards.
Guidance and education on proper use of products
Issuing technical information (for members).
Distribution of public relations material such as pamphlets, etc.
Cooperation with related government and municipal offices, academic societies, and other associations.
Information exchange with related government and municipals such as MHLW and METI.
Participation in Health Labour Sciences Research .
Cooperation with other hygienic associations and industrial organizations.
Investigation and Research
Investigation and research on ensuring safety and health
Investigation and research on harmony with environment
  • Asahi Kasei Corporation
  • Asahi Kasei Home Products Corporation
  • Okada Shigyo., Ltd.
  • KUREHA Corporation
  • KOHJIN Film & Chemicals Co.,Ltd.
  • Sealed Air Japan G.K.
  • Daicel Miraizu Ltd.
  • Totai Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsui Chemicals Tohcello, Inc.
  • UNITIKA., Ltd.