AkzoNobel’s Butanox®, Trigonox® and Cyclonox® ketone peroxides are used for curing thermoset resins, coatings and speciality resins.

The 10% price increase will take place in the fourth quarter 2013, or as contracts allow.

AkzoNobel says the price increase is necessary to offset the rising costs of raw materials, energy and transportation as well as HSE and regulatory compliance.