Plascon’s state-of-the-art laboratories are housed at the Development Centre in Krugersdorp and the Research Centre at Stellenbosch University. Furthermore, Kansai Plascon Africa has access to the leading global technologies of the international Kansai Paint Company group. The Kansai Paint Company is the market leader in Japan and a top 10 global player with over 500 chemists and an annual investment in excess of 50 million US dollars made towards research and development. The end result of this combined know-how is that the local market here in South Africa benefits from cutting-edge innovation.
It’s not just our products that are green – so is our approach to manufacturing. We’ve successfully implemented Environmental Management Systems in each of our South African manufacturing plants, and attained ISO 1 4001 certification at all of them. We have achieved and maintained our ISO 14001 accreditation since 2005. Furthermore, in October 2007, Kansai Plascon (Pty) Ltd was accredited with the Occupational Health and Safety Standards OSHAS18001: 2007.
We continue to develop and implement ground-breaking environmental processes to ensure that our future – all of our future - remains sustainable. And equally importantly, we continue to pioneer environmentally sensitive products without compromising the exceptional standards and performance that we’re renowned for.
If, like us, you are genuinely concerned about how coatings are made, and what they contain, then it’s time to turn your attention to a greener future, with Plascon…
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