Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company and a
global leader in emulsion polymers, announced that it will increase the price of
all emulsions (vinyl acetate/ethylene (VAE), vinyl acrylic, pure acrylic, PVAc
homopolymers and other copolymers) sold in the Americas by USD0.03 / wet pound,
effective May 14, 2012, or as contracts allow.
This price increase
affects all applications including, but not limited to, adhesives, paint and
coatings, building and construction, nonwovens, glass fiber, carpet, paper and