Arkema announces a price increase for its Oleris® range

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Effective April 1st 2019, or as contract terms permit, Arkema will raise prices for its Oleris® heptanoic acid as following:
  • Europe:+125€ per metric ton.
  • North America: +$0.07/lbs
  • Asia: +145$ per metric ton.



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Oleris® heptanoic acid is 100% bio-based, and is derived entirely from castor oil. Oleris®  heptanoic acid has a high purity, is REACH registered, and is GMO-free. It is mainly used to produce synthetic polyol esters for lubricants and as a synthesis intermediate in the fragrances and cosmetics industries.


Frédéric MANDON