Ludwigshafen, Germany – January 10, 2017 – Effective January 11, 2017 or as contracts allow, BASF will increase the price of light stabilizers Tinuvin® 770, Tinuvin 765 and Tinuvin 791 by 15 to 20 percent as a result of raw material price increases.
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