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2008-07-17 15:00:51

Kuraray America Inc.'s Eval Business Unit announced today that it will raise the price of all of its EVAL(TM) EVOH products, resins and films, by $0.45/pound. This increase will be effective on September 1, 2008, or as soon as agreements allow. George Avdey, EVAL Business Unit President, said these increases are necessary in response to the astounding and sustained increases in energy, raw materials, utilities, packaging, transportation, and other costs. "Despite our best efforts to...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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