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 for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, petroleum refining, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power and municipal markets. The company's product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries 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 and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 39 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,200 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com or follow us on social media.
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