INDIANAPOLIS, IN, Dec. 3 -- Great Lakes Chemical Corp. has announced that effective
Dec. 15, where contracts allow, the price for Lowinox CPL hindered phenolic antioxidant
will increase 12% globally.
The company said the price increase will raise profitability to a point necessary to
ensure supply given the strong demand for the product.
Lowinox CPL is a polymeric antioxidant that provides protection against discoloration
in natural and synthetic latex-based products such as sanitary goods, carpet backing,
foams and elastic bands.