Sekisui Specialty Chemicals

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Sekisui Specialty Chemicals has been producing high quality Polyvinyl Alcohol polymers and copolymers since 1959. Selvol Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVOH) is a both non-toxic and environmentally friendly water soluble polymer. Selvol is produced at one of Sekisui’s three ISO certified manufacturing plants and is distributed to global customers manufacturing products for paper, adhesives, personal care, oil and gas, emulsions, construction, textiles, and other specialty applications. Sekisui Specialty Chemicals offers a comprehensive line of Selvol products to meet the exact needs of customers. Each lot is meticulously tested to ensure high quality, tight specifications, and optimal performance. Sekisui’s Houston Technology Center (HTC), in Houston Texas USA, provides technical support to companies worldwide. Working closely with customers, the scientist and engineers at HTC identify needs in the market to develop tomorrow’s innovative products. HTC has helped develop products ranging from improved paper coatings and oil resistance food wrappers to films that resist degradation and personal care products. HTC’s pilot capabilities, fully equipped testing laboratory, and formulation experts are available to Selvol customers.

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS ANNOUNCES REGIONAL PRICE INCREASE

prnewswire | January 01, 2018

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Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of Selvol Polyvinyl Alcohol, Selvol Ultiloc®, Selvol Ultalux and Selvol Premiol® up to $250/mT as shown in the chart below. Sekisui is committed to providing our customers with quality product meeting their needs; however, raw material prices have rapidly escalated to near all-time highs, necessitating an increase to help recover as product margins are not sustainable in the current environment. This increase wil...

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS ANNOUNCES GLOBAL PRICE INCREASE

prnewswire | April 01, 2019

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Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of Selvol® Polyvinyl Alcohol, Selvol Ultiloc®, Selvol Ultalux® and Selvol Premiol® up to $110/mT or €110/mT as shown in the chart below. Sekisui Specialty Chemicals remains committed to meeting customers' needs with high quality products....

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS ANNOUNCES GLOBAL PRICE RISE

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals | October 17, 2020

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Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of Selvol® Polyvinyl Alcohol, Selvol Ultiloc®, Selvol Ultalux® and Selvol Premiol® up to $150/mT globally. Sekisui Specialty Chemicals remains committed to meeting customers' needs with high quality products. The increase will take effect November 1, 2020, or as contracts and agreements allow. Customers should contact their local Sekisui sales representative for more details. Sekisui Speci...

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS TO EXPAND PVOH CAPACITY IN SUPPORT OF MARKET GROWTH

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals | August 30, 2022

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Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced that it is beginning feasibility studies for expansion of its Polyvinyl Alcohol supply network in order to meet the growing needs of its downstream customers. SSC already operates three world scale PVOH units globally, with two in the US and one in Spain, and plans to make highly capital-efficient investments to expand its operations and help support customer growth. "Sekisui Specialty Chemicals is a global lea...

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS ANNOUNCES REGIONAL PRICE INCREASE

prnewswire | January 01, 2018

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of Selvol Polyvinyl Alcohol, Selvol Ultiloc®, Selvol Ultalux and Selvol Premiol® up to $250/mT as shown in the chart below. Sekisui is committed to providing our customers with quality product meeting their needs; however, raw material prices have rapidly escalated to near all-time highs, necessitating an increase to help recover as product margins are not sustainable in the current environment. This increase wil...

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS ANNOUNCES GLOBAL PRICE INCREASE

prnewswire | April 01, 2019

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of Selvol® Polyvinyl Alcohol, Selvol Ultiloc®, Selvol Ultalux® and Selvol Premiol® up to $110/mT or €110/mT as shown in the chart below. Sekisui Specialty Chemicals remains committed to meeting customers' needs with high quality products....

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS ANNOUNCES GLOBAL PRICE RISE

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals | October 17, 2020

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced today that it will increase the price of Selvol® Polyvinyl Alcohol, Selvol Ultiloc®, Selvol Ultalux® and Selvol Premiol® up to $150/mT globally. Sekisui Specialty Chemicals remains committed to meeting customers' needs with high quality products. The increase will take effect November 1, 2020, or as contracts and agreements allow. Customers should contact their local Sekisui sales representative for more details. Sekisui Speci...

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SEKISUI SPECIALTY CHEMICALS TO EXPAND PVOH CAPACITY IN SUPPORT OF MARKET GROWTH

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals | August 30, 2022

Sekisui Specialty Chemicals announced that it is beginning feasibility studies for expansion of its Polyvinyl Alcohol supply network in order to meet the growing needs of its downstream customers. SSC already operates three world scale PVOH units globally, with two in the US and one in Spain, and plans to make highly capital-efficient investments to expand its operations and help support customer growth. "Sekisui Specialty Chemicals is a global lea...

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