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Stepan Announces Surfactant Price Increase October 15, 2017

Northfield, Illinois

Effective October 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® $0.02
Alkyl Benzene Sulfonates & Dry Sulfonates BIO-SOFT®, NINATE®, POLYSTEP®, PETROSTEP®, NACCONOL®, STEPWET® $0.01 - $0.04
Lauryl Alcohol Sulfates STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPWET® $0.02
Short Chain Alcohol Sulfates STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP® $0.02
Low Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates STEOL®, POLYSTEP®, CEDEPAL® $0.02
High Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates STEOL®, POLYSTEP® $0.05
High Active Synthetic Alkyl Ether Sulfates STEOL®, POLYSTEP® $0.03
Specialty Gypsum Foamers STEOL®, ALPHA FOAMER®, CEDEPAL® $0.02
Dry Sulfates STEPANOL® $0.08
Sulfonated Methyl Esters ALPHA-STEP® $0.03
Hydrotropes STEPANATE® $0.03
Olefin Sulfonates & Dry Olefin Sulfonates BIO-TERGE® $0.02 - $0.04
Betaines, Sultaines and other Amphoterics AMPHOSOL®, PETROSTEP® $0.02
Amine Oxides AMMONYX® $0.01 - $0.02
Sulfoacetates LATHANOL® $0.03
Sulfosuccinates & Sulfosuccinate Blends STEPAN-MILD® $0.01
Phosphate Esters STEPFAC®, PETROSTEP®, CEDEPHOS $0.03
Softeners ACCOSOFT®, STEPANTEX® $0.02 - $0.06
Alkoxylates BIO-SOFT®, IGEPAL®, MAKON®, MICRO-STEP®, NEUTRONYX, NINEX®, NINOL®, NIPOL®, MERPOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPAN®, STEPANTEX®, STEP-FLOW®, TOXIMUL® $0.03 - $0.10


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