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


Oct. 4, 2017 – Specialty chemical producer Solenis today said that will increase prices on all silicone defoamers by 5 to 25 percent, depending on their silicone concentration, in North and South America. This will be effective immediately or as customer contracts allow.

In a press release, Solenis said, “Escalation of key raw materials required to produce silicone defoamers are the drivers for this increase.”

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals for water intensive industries, including the pulp and paper industry. To learn more, please visit:

SOURCE: Solenis