What is “Urushi”? -3


Urushi dries very slowly, it takes 1-2 days. Sometimes you need almost even a whole week.

What is “Urushi”? -2

Most components of Urushi are organic compounds such as “urushiol”, enzyme called “laccase”, and polysaccharide gum.

What is “Urushi”? -1

Urushi lacquer contains only a few percent of moisture although it’s liquid form and dries slowly.

What is “Urushi”? -0

Urushi is one of natural lacquers and has been used in Japan for over thousands of years.