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DKA December Newsletter

Mar 8, 2024

Upcoming Events

December 7th

Please join DKK America Materials, Inc. (“DKA”) on December 7th for our next engaging webinar. Our guest presenter, Mr. Taihei Ouchi of DKA will provide interesting background on the state of secondary battery technology and how zirconia can support this technology. Watch for your invitation via LinkedIn, or reach out to us for a link to the meeting.

Title: What Are Secondary Batteries and Why Are We So Interested in Them?

Date: December 7, 2023

Time: 13:00 – 14:00 EST

Hanukkah, December 8th

Join DKK America Materials, Inc. (“DKA”) in observing Hanukkah on Friday, December 8th.

Happy Hanukkah to all our friends who celebrate this Festival of Lights!

Gathering around the menorah over eight nights lets us reflect on the significance of Hanukkah. This festival reminds us of the power of resilience, and the triumph of light over darkness, and is a celebration of unity, freedom, and the enduring spirit of the Jewish people.
May this Hanukkah season fill your hearts and homes with warmth,

joy, and the radiance of hope. Wishing you a festival filled with

love, and laughter.

Christmas, December 25th

Merry Christmas to all our friends from our whole team at DKK America Materials, Inc.!
Christmas is not beautifully decorated trees, festive lights, or even gifts, but is a celebration of the birth of hope, love, and goodwill toward each other.

As we appreciate these moments of warmth and connection, may your Christmas be filled with the love of family and friends, the joy of giving, and the magic of the season.

About DKK

DKK America Materials, Inc. (“DKA”) is the wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Daiichi Kigenso Kagaku Kogyo Co., Ltd. (“DKK”). DKK America Materials, Inc. (“DKA”) maximizes the potential of zirconium compounds.

As a dedicated zirconium manufacturer, our unique technologies maximize the potential of zirconium properties. Our zirconium compounds and materials have many applications that advance technology and safety.

Applications Include:
Industrial Catalysts
Dental Materials
Automotive Catalysts
Electronic Materials
Fine Ceramics
Fuel Cells
Oxygen Sensors

December Product Highlights

At DKK America Materials, Inc., we are committed to advancing innovation and sustainability through our zirconium compounds. These compounds are making significant contributions in various industries, from fuel cells to semiconductors, and much more.

Fueling a Cleaner Tomorrow with Zirconium

Zirconium ceramics, despite being solids, have an astonishing ability to allow the flow of oxygen ions. This unique property is a game-changer for the world of fuel cells and oxygen sensors. Thanks to innovations like these, we’re helping to power a greener, cleaner, and more efficient future.

Electrifying the Tech Landscape

In a rapidly evolving tech landscape, finding the perfect balance of electrochemical characteristics is crucial. Our zirconium materials are helping to meet those demands. With continuous advances in 5G, IoT, and other cutting-edge technologies, the need for high-performance materials has never been greater. One of the benefits of zirconium lies in making lithium-ion batteries more robust.

Driving Emission Reduction with Zirconium

Behind an automotive catalyst’s efficiency and longevity stands a key material: Zirconium. Zirconium enhances the performance and extends the lifetime of precious metals like rhodium, palladium, and platinum, used as catalyst materials. Automotive catalysts play an important role in reducing emissions and keeping our environment clean. With zirconium’s assistance, we’re making your car’s catalyst more effective and eco-friendly.

Enabling Faster, More Efficient Electronics

Zirconium can be used to make semiconductors. Semiconductors help control the flow of electricity in electronic devices like computers and smartphones, making them work more efficiently to perform tasks like processing information and connecting to the internet. Thanks to this fine-tuned control of electricity, your devices run smoother, process information faster, and keep you connected to the digital world.

Cleaner Production, Greener Environment

Our zirconium-based materials are pivotal in optimizing manufacturing processes for organic compound products, acting as effective chemical catalysts. Simultaneously, they play a crucial role in environmental catalysts by purifying hazardous gasses generated in industrial settings. These contributions have a significant impact, enhancing efficiency in the production of chemical compounds and ensuring a cleaner environment by mitigating harmful emissions.

Empowering Sustainable Transportation

In the realm of Electric Vehicle (EV) batteries, zirconium serves in improving battery performance and longevity by stabilizing internal materials. The contribution zirconium compounds make in battery assemblies support increased energy efficiency, faster charging, and prolonged battery life. For EVs, this unassuming element is a cornerstone, advancing the cause of sustainable and efficient transportation.

Join us in acknowledging the substantial role of zirconium in these domains. As we continue to explore new possibilities, DKK America Materials, Inc. remains dedicated to a brighter, more sustainable future.

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