ACTEGA Announces Extraordinary Price Increase for Water-based Coatings Due to Supply Chain Cost Pressures

Wesel, 20 January 2022 - ACTEGA, manufacturer of specialty coatings, inks, adhesives and sealing compounds for the print and packaging industry, today announces that prices for water-based coatings will increase from February 1st, 2022.

These price increases are a necessary and direct result of the escalating costs associated with manufacturing products in Europe, including raw material, transportation, packaging, and energy costs.

ACTEGA will remain a reliable partner to its valued customers, supporting them with the expected high-quality products and service.

ACTEGA is a division of the internationally operating specialty chemicals group ALTANA. With production facilities in Europe, North and South America and China, ACTEGA develops, produces and distributes specialty coatings, inks, adhesives and sealing compounds with a focus on the packaging industry. Following the motto "Packed with Expertise", ACTEGA does not only offer technically sophisticated product solutions, but also meets the high safety standards of the food, beverages, pharmaceutical and toy industries. Whether for flexible and metal packaging, folding cartons or labels, products by ACTEGA provide packaging with a high-quality appearance and innovative functionalities.