Milestones
 
2 March 1996 : Incorporation of Poval Asia Pte Ltd – A Joint Venture Company
The 1st Polyvinyl Alcohol Plant in South East Asia.
 
1 April 1999 : Start of Commercial Operations
 
9 October 2000 : ISO 9001: 2000 Certification (Current: ISO 9001:2008)
 
11 November 2003 : ISO 14001 : 1996 Certification (Current: 14001:2004)
 
2 June 2005 : Responsible Care Member Of Singapore Chemical Industries Council
 
1 February 2008 : Became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kuraray Co., Ltd.
 
1 July 2008 : Name Change to Kuraray Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
Kuraray Specialities Asia Pte. Ltd. integrated into Kuraray Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.