Following Air Products recent announcement to increase the price of epoxy additives, the company has now announced further price rises on both functional additives and polyurethane catalysts.

Functional Additives

Effective from 4th April 2011, or as contracts permit, Air Products will be increasing prices on its functional additives. The products effected include the company’s Tomamine® surfactant, Tomadry™ surfactant and Tomadyne™ surfactant by five cents per pound. In addition, Air Products will also increase prices of its Tomadol® surfactant, Nonidet® surfactant and Nonatel® surfactant by four cents per pound.

Polyurethane Catalysts

Effective from 1st March 2011, or as contracts allow, the firm will also be increasing the price of its Dabco® TEDA based catalysts in all geographic regions.

In an official announcement the North American industrial gases company cited escalating raw material costs as the source of these recent price alterations.