Welcome to NIPPON GOHSEI Europe

SoarnoL™ (EVOH) is produced in Europe at NIPPON GOHSEI’s facility in Hull, UK.  Additional facilities are located in Japan and America.

NIPPON GOHSEI Europe offers a high level of technical support and full assistance for EVOH barrier packaging solutions, a fully equipped laboratory and an online EVOH barrier simulator. NIPPON GOHSEI Europe is represented by an international team with expertise in the processing of EVOH-resin and extensive knowledge of its unique properties.

NIPPON GOHSEI Europe, is the exclusive sales and marketing company for NIPPON GOHSEI UK’s SoarnoL™ (Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol Copolymer) and other NIPPON GOHSEI products; Gohsenol™ (PVOH/PVA) (Polyvinyl Alcohol), Nichigo G-Polymer, Specialty Films (Hi-Selon™ & Bovlon™) and Nichigo G-Tape™ in Europe, Middle East, and Africa.Nippon Gohsei Producers of SoarnoL™ (EVOH)

Providing customers around the world with products whose quality and innovation stand out against the international competition:  
We call this "soaring business," and we promote it worldwide. To satisfy the soaring global demand for SoarnoL™ (EVOH), NIPPON GOHSEI established a production company in the US in 1996, with an annual production of 23,000 tonnes, while our state-of-the-art plant with an annual production capacity of 18,000 tonnes commenced operation in the Summer of 2004, supplying SoarnoL™ to the European market.

Furthermore, technical centres have opened in Europe and the US to speed up our response to customer requests. They provide direct contact opportunities between clients' engineers and our own, including TV and telephone conferences, to facilitate customisation and quality assurance processes, and so allow us to live up to the customers' expectations.

News and Events

Capacity Expansion of Hi-Selon™ (Water-Soluble PVA Film)

Wednesday 30th July 2014

NIPPON GOHSEI is pleased to confirm it will be expanding the production of Hi-Selon™.

NIPPON GOHSEI attend Packaging Symposium 2014

Monday 16th June 2014

Hochschule Kempten, 18th and 19th September 2014

Nippon Gohsei at Biopolpack 2014 in Parma, Italy

Thursday 15th May 2014

Following the success of previous events, the Experimental Station for the Food Preserving Industry and the University of Parma are holding their third International Congress "Biopolpack" on 29th-30th May 2014.