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Stepan Announces Surfactant Price Increase January 15, 2018

Northfield, Illinois

Effective January 15, 2018, 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® $0.06
Alkyl Benzene Sulfonates & Dry Sulfonates BIO-SOFT®, NINATE®, POLYSTEP®, PETROSTEP®, NACCONOL®, STEPWET® $0.03 - $0.06
Lauryl Alcohol Sulfates STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPWET® $0.05
Short Chain Alcohol Sulfates STEPANOL®, POLYSTEP® $0.02
Low Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates STEOL®, POLYSTEP®, CEDEPAL® $0.05
High Active Alkyl Ether Sulfates STEOL®, POLYSTEP® $0.10
High Active Synthetic Alkyl Ether Sulfates STEOL®, POLYSTEP® $0.05
Specialty Gypsum Foamers STEOL®, ALPHA FOAMER®, CEDEPAL® $0.04
Dry Sulfates STEPANOL® $0.15
Sulfonated Methyl Esters ALPHA-STEP® $0.03
Olefin Sulfonates & Dry Olefin Sulfonates BIO-TERGE® $0.02 - $0.10
Hydrotropes STEPANATE® $0.02
Amides NINOL® $0.01 - $0.02
Betaines, Sultaines and other Amphoterics AMPHOSOL®, PETROSTEP® $0.02 - $0.07
Amine Oxides AMMONYX® $0.02 - $0.06
Sulfoacetates LATHANOL® $0.12
Sulfosuccinates & Sulfosuccinate Blends STEPAN-MILD® $0.04
Phosphate Esters STEPFAC®, PETROSTEP®, CEDEPHOS $0.02 - $0.06
Biocidal, Industrial & Cosmetic Quats BTC®, PETROSTEP®, STEPANQUAT®, ONYXIDE®, AMMONYX® $0.04 - $0.06
Softeners ACCOSOFT®, STEPANTEX® $0.02 - $0.13
Alkoxylates BIO-SOFT®, IGEPAL®, MAKON®, MICRO-STEP®, NEUTRONYX, NINEX®, NINOL®, NIPOL®, MERPOL®, POLYSTEP®, STEPAN®, STEPANTEX®, STEP-FLOW®, TOXIMUL® $0.02 - $0.35
Transportation All Stepan Deliveries
(Bulk, Split Bulk, FTL, LTL, and Rail)
$0.01*
*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.