Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology was established in 1976 for the purpose of research and development of chemical technology and performance dissemination, and has been leading the chemical industry, which is one of Korea's leading industries.
Developing eco-friendly chemical processes and technology to resolve national and social issues, including building a low-carbon society, promoting a hydrogen economy, reducing fine dust, and supplying basic chemical materials
Contributing to the creation of new demand through the development of advanced chemical materials such as smart chemical materials for IoT devices and next-generation energy materials
Achieving medical innovation and improving quality of life through the development of new drugs and biotechnology, including the acquisition of new drug pipelines and infectious disease treatment control techniques
Contributing to regional innovative growth through the development of industry-leading fine chemical materials and waste-reducing bio-plastic manufacturing technology
Providing industrial technology solutions and enhancing public safety through data-based chemistry research and development of industry supporting platform technology based on public infrastructure