History of Fine Chemical Business
The Pharmaceuticals and Enzymes Business inherited the chemical business operations of our former company Daiichi Pure Chemicals.
|1947||Daiichi Pure Chemicals Co., Ltd. established on July 10th.|
|1960||Construction of the Funabori Factory completed.|
|1973||Acquired land in Hachimantai (then known as Matsuo-mura), Iwate Prefecture.|
|1977||Agreement on environmental pollution control concluded with Hachimantai (Matsuo-mura), Iwate Prefecture.|
|1978||Construction of Iwate Plant (Stage 1) completed. Acquired Dowa Kasei Kogyo.|
|1979||Iwate Plant inaugurated.|
|1981||Construction of Iwate Plant (Stage 2) completed.|
|1985||Funabori Plant closed and production transferred to the Iwate Plant.
Construction of Iwate Plant (Stage 3) completed.
|1992||Construction of the Iwate Plant and anaerobic wastewater treatment facility completed.|
|2000||Construction of Iwate Plant (Stage 4) completed.|
|2006||Construction of Iwate Plant (Stage 5) completed.|
|2013||Added a cleanroom for investigational new drugs and peptides.|
|2014||Installed preparative HPLC equipment and a freeze dryer in the cleanroom.|
|2017||Added a clean room for medium volume GMP-compliant manufacturing (in September)|
|2018||Added a building for API manufacturing.|
|2023||Completion of manufacturing plant for pharmaceutical intermediates in March|