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Stepan Announces Surfactant Price Increase April 15, 2017

Northfield, Illinois

Effective April 15, 2017, or such later date as our contracts allow, Stepan Company will raise LIST and OFF-LIST pricing for the products noted in the attached table.

 

Product Category 

Stepan Trade Name(s) 

Price Increase ($/lb) 

Alkyl Benzene Sulfonic Acids

BIO-SOFT®, NINATE®, POLYSTEP®, PETROSTEP®

$0.03 - $0.04

Alkyl Benzene Sulfonates & Dry Sulfonates

BIO-SOFT®, NINATE®, POLYSTEP®, PETROSTEP®, NACCONOL®, STEPWET®

$0.02 - $0.04

Lauryl Alcohol Sulfates

STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPWET®

$0.03

Short Chain Alcohol Sulfates

STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP®

$0.02 - $0.03

Low Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates

STEOL®, POLYSTEP®, CEDEPAL®

$0.02 - $0.04

High Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates

STEOL®, POLYSTEP®

$0.04 - $0.05

High Active Synthetic Alkyl Ether Sulfates

STEOL®, POLYSTEP®

$0.02 - $0.04

Specialty Gypsum Foamers

STEOL®, ALPHA FOAMER®, CEDEPAL®

$0.02 - $0.03

Dry Sulfates

STEPANOL®

$0.12

Sulfamic Acid Sulfates

STEOL®

$0.03

Sulfonated Methyl Esters

ALPHA-STEP®

$0.02

Olefin Sulfonates & Dry Olefin Sulfonates

BIO-TERGE®

$0.02 - $0.04

Betaines, Sultaines and other Amphoterics

AMPHOSOL®, PETROSTEP®

$0.02

Amides

NINOL® 

$0.03

Amine Oxides

AMMONYX®

$0.02 - $0.04

Sulfoacetates

LATHANOL®

$0.08

Sulfosuccinates & Sulfosuccinate Blends

STEPAN-MILD®

$0.03 - $0.10

Phosphate Esters

STEPFAC®, PETROSTEP®, CEDEPHOS

$0.04

Biocidal, Industrial & Cosmetic Quats

BTC®, PETROSTEP®, STEPANQUAT®, ONYXIDE®, AMMONYX®

$0.02 - $0.03

Softeners

ACCOSOFT®, STEPANTEX®

$0.02 - $0.08

Alkoxylates

BIO-SOFT®, IGEPAL®, MAKON®, MICRO-STEP®, NEUTRONYX, NINEX®, NINOL®, NIPOL®, MERPOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPAN®, STEPANTEX®, STEP-FLOW®, TOXIMUL®

$0.02 - $0.12


Blends and derivatives of these products will increase accordingly. Please contact your Stepan Company Sales Representative for any additional information.