AkzoNobel to increase prices for its Thioplast® Polysulfides

Date: 8 March 2011
Source: AkzoNobel
Akzo Nobel Functional Chemicals GmbH & co KG announces a global price increase for all Thioplast products by round 15% effective March 1, 2011 or as contracts allow.

This increase has been prompted by a general increase of costs along with a tight supply and demand balance for polysulfide resins. Overall demand for these products continues to grow with the recovery of the construction and aerospace industry.

Polysulfides are semi-finished liquid elastomers, used in sealants for insulating glass (IG), aircraft fuel tanks and high-end applications in the construction industry.

Note to editors

AkzoNobel is the largest global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals. We supply industries and consumers worldwide with innovative products and are passionate about developing sustainable answers for our customers. Our portfolio includes well known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International and Eka. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we are a Global Fortune 500 company and are consistently ranked as one of the leaders on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. With operations in more than 80 countries, our 55,000 people around the world are committed to excellence and delivering Tomorrow’s Answers TodayTM.

For more information:

sBU Sulfur Derivatives

Dr. Joachim Parreidt, Marketing Manager Sulfur Derivatives EUMEA

Telephone: +49 2421 595 535

600450 AkzoNobel to increase prices for its Thioplast® Polysulfides glassonweb.com
Date: 8 March 2011
Source: AkzoNobel

See more news about:

Others also read

Proprietary laminate windows collect, store energy; convert it to electricityRIVIERA BEACH, FL – An innovative new patented technology transforms office building windows into "solar farms" and allows these structures to reuse collected energy and become self-sufficient in the event of a power outage.
DALLAS, Texas, December 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --ReportsnReports adds new market research report 'Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Power - Global Market Size, Installation Prices, Module Market Shares, Market Segmentation, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020' to its store.
The University of Minnesota's historic Folwell Hall completed three years of extensive renovation, just time for the 2011 academic year.
Michael Gai has been named Vice President of Operations at Glass Doctor, following the recent promotion of Mark Liston to President.
We sincerely thank all our members, friends and visitors for being part of GlassOnWeb and its success during 2011.
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Dec. 19, 2011 – Safelite AutoGlass®, the nation’s largest provider of vehicle glass repair and replacement services with a fleet of 6,000, announced it will transition to Ford®.

Add new comment