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Silicone Defoamer Price Increase

October 4, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Solenis to Increase Prices on Silicone Defoamer Products in North and South America

WILMINGTON, Del. (USA) — Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, will increase prices on all silicone defoamers by 5 to 25 percent, depending on their silicone concentration. This will be effective immediately or as customer contracts allow.

Escalation of key raw materials required to produce silicone defoamers are the drivers for this increase.

 

About Solenis

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 and municipal markets. 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 and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 41 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 5,000 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. Solenis is a 2021 US Best Managed Company.

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Catherine (Katy) Abernathy

Senior Director, Corporate Communications