Nippon Shokubai expand superabsorbent polymers price

Nippon Shokubai to expand superabsorbent polymers price

9:14 AM, 28th February 2018
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CHUO-KU, JAPAN: Nippon Shokubai Co Ltd said that it will increase price of superabsorbent polymers (SAP) by 15 yen /kg. This is necessary due to soaring costs other than naphtha, such as caustic soda, other raw materials, utilities and logistics.

Superabsorbent polymers are used mainly in diapers, sanitary products.

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