DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Announces Price Increase for DuPont™ Butacite® PVB and DuPont™ SentryGlas® Plus Interlayers

DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions today announced a global price increase of 10 percent for all grades of DuPont™ Butacite® polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers, DuPont™ SentryGlas® Plus structural interlayers and DuPont™ Spallshield® composite films, effective Oct. 1, 2006.

DuPont stated that this action is required due to the sustained increases in petrochemical feedstock, energy and freight costs.

"Despite recent improvements in natural gas and oil prices, the cumulative increases in petrochemical feedstock, natural gas, energy and transportation costs have eroded profitability to unsustainable levels. Our previous pricing actions, and significant cost and yield improvements, have not kept pace," said Torkel Rhenman, global business director, DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions. "While we will continue to work aggressively to improve costs, we must take action now to ensure our ability to reliably supply service and provide the innovative solutions our customers expect from DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions."

DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions provides materials, services and innovations to the laminated glass value chain for a better, safer world. The business operates within the DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers strategic business unit, part of the DuPont Performance Materials growth platform.

DuPont is a science company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 70 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation and apparel.

600450 DuPont Glass Laminating Solutions Announces Price Increase for DuPont™ Butacite® PVB and DuPont™ SentryGlas® Plus Interlayers glassonweb.com

Others also read

Wrightstyle is completing work on six Crossrail stations, reflecting their expertise in fire safety in railway stations.
Dubai Investments Park passed the 5 million sq ft mark for built-up warehouse, office and commercial unit space sub-leased in 2018.
For successfully process extra Jumbo size, the Coupling Press has been upgraded with many new features to ensure high processing quality. 
In years gone by, if you’d wanted to install a secure fire-rated glass door you would probably have had to make sacrifices in the areas of design and aesthetics. Fortunately, as we move into the 2020’s, this is no longer the case.
“Creating space – opening worlds”
“FeneVision has exceeded our expectations.” Mélanie Mercier, Laurier Glass

From industry

No. 160 Yichuan Rd.,
Jiaonan Shi
Qingdao Shi
Shandong Sheng, 266000
China

Is Kuleleri, Kule: 2, Kat: 22, 4. Levent
34330 Levent-Istanbul/İstanbul
Turkey

Polígono Industrial El Bayo, parcela I, 19
24492 Cubillos del Sil León
Spain

10924 Granite Street, Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28273
United States

Schaliënhoevedreef 20-D,
2800 Mechelen
Belgium

40 Corniche El-Nil,
Al Sharafain Tower Maadi,
Cairo Governorate
11728
Egypt

Add new comment