October 22nd, 2018 – Nalco Water, an Ecolab company (ECL), today announces a global price increase for its Global Paper Division due to the growing constraints and challenges associated with freight, raw material and supply chain tightness. Pricing globally will increase 5-20%. This price increase is effective November 1st, 2018, or when customer contracts allow.
The price adjustments are driven by the significant increase in costs associated with the transportation industry, combined with other inflationary factors, such as rising energy, environmental and labor costs. Nalco Water sales engineers are contacting customers directly to discuss these price increases.
Nalco Water is an Ecolab company. A trusted partner at nearly three million customer locations, Ecolab (ECL) is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that protect people and vital resources. With annual sales of $14 billion and 48,000 associates, Ecolab delivers comprehensive solutions, data-driven insights and on-site service to promote safe food, maintain clean environments, optimize water and energy use, and improve operational efficiencies for customers in the food, healthcare, energy, hospitality and industrial markets in more than 170 countries around the world. For more Ecolab news and information, visit www.ecolab.com.
Alejandro González d’Hyver de las Deses
Communications Manager, Latin America
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Communications Manager, Brasil
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Communications Director, Latin America
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