November 3, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WILMINGTON, Del. (USA) – Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, today announced a global price increase effective immediately, or as contracts allow. A 2-4% increase will occur on select process chemicals and containers. Higher increases can be expected in countries where there has been significant local currency devaluation.
“Escalating costs associated with labor, transportation, containers, and increased product and ingredient regulatory registration requirements make these increases necessary. We will continue to work in partnership with our customers to help mitigate these increases,” said Charles Robinson, senior vice president, Pulp & Paper. “Solenis continues to invest heavily in R&D and our manufacturing footprint to allow us to provide industry-leading product support and value to our pulp and paper customers.”
Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals focused on delivering sustainable solutions for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, packaging paper and board, tissue and towel, oil and gas, petroleum refining, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, municipal, and pool and spa markets. Owned by Platinum Equity, the company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of water treatment chemistries, process aids and functional additives, as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, minimize environmental impact and maintain healthy water. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 49 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of over 6,400 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. Solenis is a 2022 US Best Managed Company.
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