Membership Application

About the Registration

Chemi-Navi is your one-stop support site for accurate technical information on colloid chemistry and a wide array of business support.
We welcome people from the academic and business fields to learn more about colloid chemistry. It is important that information on this application be accurate and as detailed as possible. There are cases when we will decline the application for the reasons outlined below:
・Purpose of membership is not clear
・Type of organization involved is not clear or false
・The information is false or incomplete
After registration, a confirmation mail will be sent to your registered email address within 24 hours.
The status of your application will be notified through mail within 1 week.
Thank you for your interest!

Membership Terms & Conditions

Please read the terms & conditions for members as outlined below: Site Usage Terms & Conditions
I.To whom do these terms and conditions apply?
Nikko Chemicals (hereinafter referred as "The company" or "We") manages (hereinafter referred as "this website"). To be able to use the various services of this website, registered members (hereinafter referred as "Chemi-Navi Members") need to agree to comply and be bound to the following terms and conditions of use.
II.Changes or Revisions on this Website
The contents of this website are subject to change without prior notice and website members are bound by these necessary revisions. Where appropriate, we will notify Chemi-Navi Members of the changes through this website or through any other legal and established means of notification.
III.Compliance to the Terms & Conditions
The services of this website and various provisions that follow are detailed on this site or in a special notification page.
In principle, the services of this website is available for 24 hours all year-round except for instances such as server breakdown, network congestion, or any other unforeseeable circumstances. In such cases, the service time might be shortened or completely discontinued. For the aforementioned cases, Chemi-Navi members will be bound to the necessary revisions.
IV.Chemi-Navi Member Registration
For those who wish to become a Chemi-Navi member, you need to agree to these terms & conditions of usage after which you will need to register through the prescribed procedure. The registration process is deemed completed (you become a Chemi-Navi member) once we agree to the application. However, we have the right to deny an application or revoke any existing membership in any of the following cases:
  • The registered information is false; the inputted information is incorrect or incomplete.
  • The member violates article 10 (X)
  • The company deems the applicant not suited to the objectives or policies of this website.
In case of any selling activity, we do not sell any of the services (e.g. product sample, SDS or any other related documents) through this website. Any separate selling arrangement will be made between the company and a Chemi-Navi member.
V.Nikko Chemical's Privacy Policy for
The company is responsible for safeguarding all personal information registered by a Chemi-Navi member. Upon registration, we are allowed to use the personal information for the following objectives:
  • To send information about any product, service or event.
  • To send notification about any changes on the website or membership system.
  • If a Chemi-Navi member wishes to revise the the notification or disclosure on the usage of personal information or disclosure procedure, or requests to delete their personal information or terminate usage, we will do so with utmost effort to comply with these requests in compliance with local laws and regulations on handling personal information.
    For any inquiries with regards to handling personal information, the contact details are as follows:
    Nikko Chemicals Ltd. Co.
    International Division
    1-4-8 Bakurocho, Nihonbashi, Chuo Ku, Tokyo (103-0002)
VI.Prohibition of Transfer of Membership Rights
As a Chemi-Navi Member, the transfer of membership rights or position is prohibited.
VII.Notification of Changes from a Chemi-Navi Member
If a Chemi-Navi member wishes to change their registered mailing address, telephone number, email address, please use the prescribed procedure of revision of personal information as quickly as possible. In the case that a Chemi-Navi member does not use the aforementioned prescribed procedure or delays the revision of personal information, the company is not liable for any loss or damage that arises from these cases.
VIII.Username and Password Management
The Chemi-Navi Member has full and sole responsibility on managing the use and safekeeping their username and password. The company is not liable for any loss or damages that arises from a Chemi-Navi member's negligent use or a third-party member’s illegal use of a username or password.
IX.Cancellation of Membership
If a Chemi-Navi member wishes to cancel their membership, they need to comply with the prescribed procedure. Cancellation can be done anytime. In the case of a dormant member (no log-in history for a long period of time), the company can consider that the Chemi-Navi member has already withdrawn and the membership can be cancelled by the company.
X.Prohibited Actions
With regards to the use of this website’s services, the company can suspend or terminate a membership under any of the following conditions:
  • Public disclosure of a Chemi-Navi member’s username and password
  • Providing or selling the website’s disclosed information, documentation, samples to a third party (referred to as persons that are not Chemi-Navi members or related to Nikko Chemicals. Co. Ltd.)
  • Infringment of copyrights and trademarks owned by Nikko Chemicals Co. Ltd.
  • Acts that are libelous or that constitute character defamation
  • Acts that violate another Chemi-Navi member’s assets or fortune
  • Acts that breach the privacy of Chemi-Navi members.
  • The use of malicious software to compromise the operations of this website
  • Posting of information or graphics that are offensive to public morals and order.
  • The use of an illegal network to access this website.
  • The use of this website’s services for commercial gain.
  • Acts from a Chemi-Navi member that obstruct or hinder the company’s selling activities or the operation of this website.
  • Other activities that are considered illegal by law or as stipulated by this agreement.
XI.Cancellation of Membership in the case of Article 10
The company has the right to revoke any membership if the Chemi-Navi Member is found to have committed any of the prohibited actions detailed in Article 10. In such case, the company has no obligation to disclose the reason for cancellation.
XII.Compensation for any Loss or Damages
In the case that this company suffers a business loss due to actions by a Chemical-navi member as stated in Article 10, the company has the right to seek compensation from the Chemi-Navi member for the loss or damages that occurred.
XIII.Disclaimer/ Exclusions
With the exception of a deliberate mistake or in the case of a serious failure from this company's part, the company is not liable for any loss or damage to a Chemi-Navi member that might come from the use of this website and its contents. The company is also not liable for any dispute that arises between the following:
(a) between Chemi-Navi members
(b) a member and an information provider of this website, a member
(c) a member and a third-party person or agency in connection with the use of this website.
Moreover, for any loss of registered information or published information on this website that cannot be attributed to this company, the company is excluded from any liability.
XIV.Governing Laws & Jurisdiction
This agreement on terms and conditions of use of this website is governed by Japanese Law and should be interpreted under Japanese law. For any dispute that arises, the company and the involved party should submit to the jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court.

Nikko Chemicals' Privacy Policy

Any personal information collected through this website is for the primary purpose of membership services and availing services offered on this website. This will include new product and service information that will come the Nikkol group of companies.
Safeguarding your personal information is our utmost responsibility. We will not share any information to any third-party with whom we do not have a non-disclosure agreement and unless we receive the permission from the specific member.

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