Silicone Defoamer Price Increase

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 4, 2017

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.

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About Solenis

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water intensive industries, including the pulp, paper, oil and gas, 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 37 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of approximately 3,700 professionals in 118 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit www.solenis.com.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
Media Relations
Catherine Abernathy
+1 (904) 256-0333
cmabernathy@solenis.com