Material research is essential for improving the competitiveness of products. Canon independently produces new materials, including color materials. Materials research at Canon is supported by such assets as material banks and experimental technologies that have been acquired through years of experience and know-how.

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Functional Materials / Optical Paints and Adhesives

Evaporation MaterialsEvaporation Materials

A raw material used to create a thin film that is produced by vapor deposition, such as an antireflective coating for lenses.
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Optical CrystalsOptical Crystals

Fluorite and other materials used for products such as telephoto lenses and astronomical telescopes
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