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Virtual Sourcing Trip: TORAY International America, Inc. (TIAM)

TORAY International America, Inc. was founded by Yunosuke Yasukawa in 1926 under the name Toyo Rayon Co. The company began operations importing rayon yarn from Courtaulds PLC of the U.K. for sale in Japan and Mitsui.  Toray was a pioneer in rayon yarn spinning and the first Japanese company to domestically manufacture rayon at scale

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Chrome Free Leather

The popular chromium salt tanning system related to leather proudction is under constant pressure from environmental groups and international regulations due to its toxic impact on the ecological system. Now, traditional alternatives to this harmful process are more important than ever. 

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