Increasing cost of key raw materials, specifically styrene and monomers, make this price increase necessary
Effective Feb. 1, 2014, Hydrite Chemical Co. will be increasing list and off-list pricing for Lucidene, HydriPrint emulsions and Morcryl solutions by $0.03/lb. to $0.05/lb. The price increase will be based on raw material components used in the production of the Lucidene, HydriPrint and Morcryl products. Increasing cost of key raw materials, specifically styrene and monomers, make this price increase necessary.
After 43 years in the ink industry, many would consider Joe Kelly, R&D director of liquid water-based inks for INX International Ink Co., an industry “survivor.” He believes the more appropriate term is “thriver.”