In 2020, Sun Plastech, Inc. changed its name and rebranded as Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas. 25 years after starting as one of Asahi Kasei Corporation’s first American entities, the name change reflects our close relationship and alignment with our parent company.
The rebrand also highlights our focus on the values and culture of Asahi Kasei within our organization. In 2020, Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas was named the #1 company to work for in the plastics industry by Plastics News. AKAC has been in Plastics News' Top 10 Best Places to Work for the past 8 consecutive years.
In 2021, Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas introduced PLUS Grade Purging Concentrate. PLUS is a game-changing product because it allows a processor to supercharge their own resins for cleaning. PLUS performs best in some of the most difficult processing applications.