EkO Peroxide to Increase Prices on Hydrogen Peroxide in North America

April 21, 2011 - EkO Peroxide will increase prices on hydrogen peroxide in North America, by $0.035 per pound on bulk shipments and by $0.045 per pound on semi-bulk shipments, with immediate effect or as contracts permit.

Steadily increasing input cost necessitates this pricing activity, the company said.

Formed in November 2006, EkO Peroxide LLC is a joint venture between Eka Chemicals and OCI Chemical Corporation. EkO Peroxide is headquartered in Columbus, Mississippi and operates a 70,000st hydrogen peroxide facility and distributes product throughout North America.

SOURCE: Eka Chemicals Inc.