Kuraray announces the decision to donate ¥3 million in cash and company products through Niigata Plant in Tainai City, Niigata Prefecture, as disaster relief for the Niigata Chuetsu offshore Earthquake that took place on July 2007.

The ¥3 million was raised by Kuraray's matching gift program by which the company along with its employees match in equal amounts the total donation.