Established in 1945, based on the spirit of “To help and contribute to Japanese society and reconstruction of people‘s lives after the world war, Daiken is one of the leading manufacturer of building material products in Japan, contributing to improve housing conditions in Japan both quantitatively and qualitatively. With “ZIPANG” concept, we blew a new life into the tradition and technology of “Tatami” and “Japanese paper“. Much stronger and Water-repellent (Treated with fluoropolymer). It provides excellent resistance for scratches, for color changing, for water and mold and feel good texture. “ZIPANG Washi-omote” has been used for “tatami surface” as one of flooring material. We are now studying if there is any new application for this material. (Example: Japanese paper coaster, seat surface, fabric, textile, or as wall material, etc)