Patents Assigned to Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
  • Patent number: 10730988
    Abstract: Modified polyolefin particles are obtained by grafting a monomer having an ethylenically unsaturated group and a polar functional group in the same molecule to a polymer including one, or two or more specific ?-olefins and having a specific melting point, the modified polyolefin particles satisfying the following requirements (1) to (3): (1) the amount of grafting x by the monomer is not less than 0.5 wt % and not more than 20 wt %; (2) the x (wt %) and the intrinsic viscosity [?] (dl/g) measured in decalin at 135° C. satisfy the relation: log10[?]?0.1?0.15x; and (3) the particles have a gel content of less than 1 wt %.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Ryohei Shiga, Keiichi Ikeda, Kazuto Sugiyama, Takeharu Isaki, Masayoshi Aoki
  • Publication number: 20200239408
    Abstract: A process for producing cyanonorbornene of the present invention includes Step 1 of preparing a mixture solution including 0.5% by weight to 28% by weight of methyl bicyclononadiene, with respect to a total amount of 100% by weight of dicyclopentadiene, acrylonitrile, and the methyl bicyclononadiene, in a container, and Step 2 of reacting the bicyclopentadiene with the acrylonitrile in the presence of the methyl bicyclononadiene, in the mixture solution.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Shigetoshi KUMA, Tomoya SANDA
  • Publication number: 20200241419
    Abstract: Provided is a resin material for forming an underlayer film which is used to form a resist underlayer film used in a multi-layer resist process, the resin material including a cyclic olefin polymer (I), in which a temperature at an intersection between a storage modulus (G?) curve and a loss modulus (G?) curve in a solid viscoelasticity of the resin material for forming an underlayer film which is as measured under conditions of a measurement temperature range of 30° C. to 300° C., a heating rate of 3° C./min, and a frequency of 1 Hz in a nitrogen atmosphere in a shear mode using a rheometer is higher than or equal to 40° C. and lower than or equal to 200°.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Keisuke KAWASHIMA, Takashi ODA, Koji INOUE
  • Publication number: 20200239742
    Abstract: A method of producing a laminate comprising a heat treatment step under a temperature condition of 80-140° C. for 5-120 minutes, wherein the laminate satisfies the following requirements: (1) an adhesive layer (I) with 97-70% by weight of a propylene copolymer (A) and 3-30% by weight of a copolymer (B) having a structural unit derived from butane (100% by weight); (2) the copolymer (A) has a melting point within a specific range and includes less than 1 mol % of structural unit from butane; (3) the copolymer (B) has a melting point within a specific range and includes 1 mol % or more of structural unit from butane; (4) the adhesive layer (I) has a polymer (C) with a structural unit from at least one graft monomer selected unsaturated carboxylic acids and derivatives thereof, and, (5) a substrate layer (II) includes a polyester resin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 22, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Takahiro MAEDA, Yoshiyuki OGAWA
  • Patent number: 10723862
    Abstract: A polymerizable composition for an optical material of the present invention includes a compound (A) represented by General Formula (1) including two or more allyloxycarbonyl groups; an ultraviolet absorbing agent (B) represented by General Formula (i); at least one kind of radical polymerization initiator (C) selected from the group consisting of a peroxyketal-based radical polymerization initiator, a peroxymonocarbonate-based radical polymerization initiator, and a peroxyester-based radical polymerization initiator; at least one kind of dye (D) selected from an anthraquinone-based dye, a perinone-based dye, a monoazo-based dye, a diazo-based dye, and a phthalocyanine-based dye.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Tatsuya Ogawa, Andrea Vecchione, Roberto Forestieri, Fiorenzo Renzi, Willem Bos
  • Patent number: 10723832
    Abstract: There is provided a polymerizable composition for an optical material including a polyether-modified compound having a polyether group represented by General Formula (4) below, and a polymerization reactive compound. (In General Formula (4), R25 represents a linear or branched alkylene group having 1 to 20 carbon atoms, R26 represents a hydrogen atom, a linear or branched alkyl group having 1 to 20 carbon atoms, a linear or branched alkenyl group having 2 to 20 carbon atoms, or a linear or branched alkynyl group having 2 to 20 carbon atoms, a plurality of present R25's may be the same or different, and k is an integer equal to or more than 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Shinsuke Ito, Kouji Suesugi, Takeshi Nishimura, Kouju Okazaki, Mamoru Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20200233117
    Abstract: The polymerizable composition for an optical material of the present invention includes a compound (A) represented by General Formula (a) and including two or more allyloxycarbonyl groups, at least one kind of radical polymerization initiator (B) selected from the group consisting of a peroxyketal-based radical polymerization initiator, a peroxymonocarbonate-based radical polymerization initiator, and a peroxyester-based radical polymerization initiator, and a modifier (C) selected from a polyether modified siloxane compound represented by General Formula (c1) or a polyol compound represented by General Formula (c2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventors: Tatsuya OGAWA, Masayuki FURUYA, Shinsuke ITO
  • Publication number: 20200230910
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a laminate of an olefin-type rubber, which is non-polar or has a small polarity and which is difficult to bond with a different material, and a rubber comprising Group 15 elements, which is a different kind of rubber. The laminate according to the present invention includes a structure including, in order, an olefin-type rubber layer (A); an adhesive resin layer (B) containing at least one selected from the group consisting of an ethylene/vinyl acetate copolymer, a silane-modified ethylene/vinyl acetate copolymer, an ethylene/acrylic acid copolymer and an ionomer thereof, and an ethylene/methacrylic acid copolymer and an ionomer thereof; and a layer (C) containing a rubber containing Group 15 elements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yoshiharu KIKUCHI, Kotaro ICHINO
  • Publication number: 20200234831
    Abstract: A machine learning device that includes a training section configured perform training based on plural training data each configured from oral cavity information detected from a specimen and at least one determination value selected from the group consisting of a probability of periodontal disease contraction of a provider of the specimen or a state of periodontal disease, so as to train the function to decide the determination value. The training section includes a reward calculation section, a function updating section, and a convergence determination section. The reward calculation section calculates a reward for a defined result of the probability of periodontal disease contraction or the state of periodontal disease based on the training data. The function updating section updates the function so as to increase the reward calculated by the reward calculation section. The convergence determination section causes repeated calculations and updates until a predetermined convergence condition is satisfied.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventor: Makoto TANIGUCHI
  • Publication number: 20200230934
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method for manufacturing a laminate, comprising the step of co-extruding a polycarbonate and an adhesive composition to thereby form a polycarbonate layer (A) and an adhesive layer (B) at least a part of which is laminated to the layer (A); and the step of heat-treating the polycarbonate layer (A) and the adhesive layer (B), wherein the adhesive composition satisfies the following requirements (i) to (iii): (i) comprising a polyolefin formed through a reaction between a polyolefin (a) having a group reactive with a carbodiimide group and a carbodiimide group-containing compound (b); (ii) comprising carbodiimide groups in an amount of 0.1 to 50 mmol per 100 g of adhesive composition; and (iii) having a density of 0.870 g/cm3 to 0.940 g/cm3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Takashi YAMASAKI, Ryohei SHIGA, Yoshiyuki OGAWA
  • Publication number: 20200222840
    Abstract: Provided is a melt-blown nonwoven fabric including a propylenic polymer that shows at least one peak top at a position of a molecular weight of 20,000 or higher and at least one peak top at a position of a molecular weight of less than 20,000 in a discharge curve obtained by gel permeation chromatography, and has an intrinsic viscosity [?] of from 0.50 (dl/g) to 0.75 (dl/g).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2018
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Teruki KOBAYASHI, Kozo IIBA
  • Publication number: 20200222886
    Abstract: A method for producing an olefin oligomer is disclosed, in which an olefin oligomerization reaction is performed in the presence of an olefin oligomerization catalyst comprising (A) a chromium compound, (B) an amine compound of the general formula (1): (R1 to R4 represent a group such as a hydrocarbon group, Y represents a structure represented by —CR5R6—, R5 and R6 represent a group such as a hydrogen atom, and Z represents an integer of 1 to 10), and (C) a compound such as an organometal compound; and the olefin oligomerization catalyst.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2018
    Publication date: July 16, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Seiichi ISHII, Shinichiro ICHIKAWA, Terunori FUJITA
  • Patent number: 10711078
    Abstract: A polymerizable composition according to the present invention includes a compound (A) including two or more allyloxycarbonyl groups represented by Formula (1); at least one kind of polymerization initiator (B) selected from the group consisting of a peroxyketal-based radical polymerization initiator, a peroxy monocarbonate-based radical polymerization initiator, and a peroxyester-based radical polymerization initiator; and at least one kind of photochromic compound (C) selected from a naphthopyran compound group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Tatsuya Ogawa, Andrea Vecchione, Roberto Forestieri, Fiorenzo Renzi, Willem Bos
  • Patent number: 10709530
    Abstract: The present invention provides a photocurable composition which is used for the production by stereolithography of a dental prosthesis or the like. This photocurable composition contains a (meth)acrylic monomer component and a photopolymerization initiator; and the (meth)acrylic monomer component contains: an acrylic monomer (X) containing, within one molecule, two aromatic rings and two acryloyloxy groups, and having a Mw of from 400 to 580; and at least one of: a (meth)acrylic monomer (A) containing, within one molecule, one or more ether bonds and two (meth)acryloyloxy groups, and having a Mw of from 200 to 400; a (meth)acrylic monomer (B) not containing, within one molecule, a ring structure other than an aromatic ring and one (meth)acryloyloxy group, and having a Mw of from 130 to 240; or a (meth)acrylic monomer (C) containing, within one molecule, a hydrocarbon skeleton and two (meth)acryloyloxy groups, and having a Mw of from 190 to 280.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Toshikazu Gomi, Takashi Koura, Hirohisa Shiode, Mai Kimura
  • Publication number: 20200207947
    Abstract: A polymerizable composition for an optical material includes a compound represented by General Formula (1) and a polymerization reactive compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2018
    Publication date: July 2, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Shinsuke ITO, Kouji SUESUGI
  • Patent number: 10696627
    Abstract: A process for producing a pentaerythritol mercaptocarboxylic acid ester of the present invention includes: a step of reacting pentaerythritol with a mercaptocarboxylic acid, in which an absorbance of a 5 wt % aqueous solution of the pentaerythritol at a wavelength of 270 nm, which is measured using a quartz cell having an optical path length of 50 mm, is 0.07 or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Shigetoshi Kuma, Masayuki Furuya, Takeshi Nishimura
  • Patent number: 10696816
    Abstract: The present invention addresses the problem of providing a polyester resin composition for reflective materials which gives a reflective material having a high reflectance. The polyester resin composition for reflective materials comprises: a polyester resin (A) comprising an alicyclic dicarboxylic acid ingredient unit (a1) and an aliphatic diol ingredient unit (b1); and a white pigment (B). The amount of the alicyclic dicarboxylic acid ingredient unit (a1) is 50 mol % or more of the amount of all the dicarboxylic acid ingredient units (a) in the polyester resin (A), and the amount of the aliphatic diol ingredient unit (b1) is 50 mol % or more of the amount of all the diol ingredient units (b) in the polyester resin (A). The alicyclic dicarboxylic acid ingredient unit (a1) comprises the cis and trans forms of cis-trans isomers, the proportion of the cis form determined by NMR being 20 mol % or higher.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Kaoru Ohshimizu, Hideto Ogasawara, Hiroki Ebata, Takashi Hama, Fumio Kageyama, Shintaro Mitsunaga, Nobuhiro Takizawa, Akinori Amano
  • Publication number: 20200200945
    Abstract: The lens of the present invention includes an indole-based compound represented by General Formula (1), and a polycarbonate resin having a weight average molecular weight of 40,000 to 60,000, wherein the content of the indole-based compound is 0.01 to 0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yoshiyuki TOTANI, Kiyohiro SAITO
  • Publication number: 20200203768
    Abstract: Provided is a lithium secondary battery, including: a positive electrode containing a positive electrode active material that contains a lithium transition metal compound X, which is at least one selected from the group consisting of a lithium transition metal composite oxide and a lithium transition metal phosphate, a ratio of Mn in transition metal elements contained in the lithium transition metal compound X being from 0 mol % to less than 50 mol %; a negative electrode; and a nonaqueous electrolyte solution containing a boron compound represented by the following Formula (1): in Formula (1), n represents an integer from 1 to 5, M+ represents an Li+ ion or an H+ ion, and when n is an integer from 2 to 5, more than one M+ may be the same as or different from each other.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2018
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Satoko FUJIYAMA, Kei SUGAWARA
  • Patent number: 10689481
    Abstract: A polyisocyanate composition contains a modified product of xylylene diisocyanate and a modified product of pentamethylene diisocyanate, and/or a modified product of the xylylene diisocyanate and the pentamethylene diisocyanate. The ratio of the pentamethylene diisocyanate with respect to the total amount of the xylylene diisocyanate and the pentamethylene diisocyanate is 60 mol % or more and 95 mol % or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: MITSUI CHEMICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Toshihiko Nakagawa, Aya Nakagawa, Shinji Kiyono, Hirokazu Morita, Satoshi Yamasaki