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Stepan Announces Surfactant Price Increase January 15, 2017

Northfield, Illinois

Effective January 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®

$0.05

Alkyl Benzene Sulfonates & Dry Sulfonates

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

$0.02 - $0.05

Lauryl Alcohol Sulfates

STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPWET®

$0.04

Short Chain Alcohol Sulfates

STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP®

$0.02 - $0.04

Low Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates

STEOL®, POLYSTEP®, CEDEPAL®

$0.02 - $0.04

High Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates

STEOL®, POLYSTEP®

$0.02 - $0.08

High Active Synthetic Alkyl Ether Sulfates

STEOL®, POLYSTEP®

$0.02 - $0.06

Specialty Gypsum Foamers

STEOL®, ALPHA FOAMER®, CEDEPAL®

$0.04

Sulfamic Acid Sulfates

STEOL®

$0.02 - $0.04

Sulfonated Methyl Esters

ALPHA-STEP®

$0.05

Olefin Sulfonates & Dry Olefin Sulfonates

BIO-TERGE®

$0.02 - $0.04

Hydrotropes

STEPANATE®

$0.03 - $0.18

Betaines, Sultaines and other Amphoterics

AMPHOSOL®, PETROSTEP®

$0.02

Amine Oxides

AMMONYX®

$0.03 - $0.05

Sulfoacetates

LATHANOL®

$0.08

Sulfosuccinates & Sulfosuccinate Blends

STEPAN-MILD®

$0.03

Phosphate Esters

STEPFAC®, PETROSTEP®, CEDEPHOS

$0.02 - $0.03

Biocidal, Industrial & Cosmetic Quats

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

$0.02 - $0.10

Softeners

ACCOSOFT®, STEPANTEX®

$0.02 - $0.07

Alkoxylates

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

$0.02 - $0.115

All Packaged Products
(i.e. any product purchased in a Drum, Super-Sack, Tote, Bag or Pail)

All Packaged Products

$0.02*
*Note: Price increase is independent of and in addition to any increase above


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