08/10/2012

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Momentive: Price increases for base epoxy products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa Region

Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. ("Momentive Specialty Chemicals” or the "Company”) recently announced that it will increase the prices for base epoxy resin products, including liquid epoxy resins (LER) and solid epoxy resins (SER), in the Europe, the Middle East and Africa Region by €130-€150/tonne depending on the product, effective August 15, 2012, or as contracts allow.

The pricing adjustment is driven by increases in the cost of key raw materials, including benzene, propylene and acetone.