ARELPOTKAM in the field of functional polymers and composite materials; To develop high value-added products and to create a project culture by increasing research and development activities in the world and in Turkey, to carry out necessary trainings and research in this context, to develop cooperation with stakeholders working in this field and to serve interdisciplinary activities by creating clusters. SAHA Istanbul and AREL A center that provides the infrastructure to conduct research on polymers and similar chemicals in cooperation with the University of Istanbul has been implemented as an ISTKA project.