November 30, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Solenis to Increase Prices on All Polyacrylamide, Polyacrylates and Coagulant Product Lines in Russia
WILMINGTON, Del. (USA) — Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices on all its polymer chemical product lines by 5 to 10% in Russia, effective January 1, 2018 or as customer contracts allow.
Solenis will work closely with our customers to help mitigate these cost increases as we are unable to absorb the significant increases in key raw material costs such as propylene, naphtha and acrylonitrile combined with other inflationary cost pressures associated with energy and transportation.
Solenis remains committed to controlling costs through process improvements to deliver high value and innovative solutions that you, as our valued customer, have come to expect as well as exploring investment in local polyacrylamide capacity to meet your demand for future growth.
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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Senior Director, Corporate Communications