K-Fair 2016

UI is present at the K-fair in Düsseldorf Oct 19th-26th 2016. Please visit us at our booth No. C45/Hall 12.

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Equistone acquires United Initiators

Equistone Partners Europe (“Equistone”), one of Europe’s leading mid-market private equity investors today announces that it has acquired a majority stake in United Initiators.

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Joint Venture for TBHP in China by United Initiators and Wanhua Chemical

United Initiators (UI) and Wanhua Chemical Group (Wanhua) would like to announce today that they have started a 50:50 joint venture company based in Yantai (Shandong province). The Joint Venture will be called UI Wanhua (Yantai) Peroxide Co. Ltd. and will focus on the production and sales of Organic Peroxides, starting with the key raw […]

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United Initiators North America Price Increase Announcement – January 2016

United Initiators Inc. will increase prices up to 10 % on February 1, 2016, or as contracts allow, for tert.-Butylperbenzoate (TBPB) and formulations, Benzoylperoxide (BPO) BENOX® products and formulations as well solid percarbonates NOROX®600 (BCHPC) and NOROX®605 (MYPC) sold in North America. The announced price increases are necessary to compensate for rising costs and reinvestment […]

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United Initiators North America Price Increase Announcement – December 2014

Effective February 1st, 2015, or as contracts allow, United Initiators will increase prices 7- 10% depending on specific grades for all MEKP formulations and blends sold in North America under the recognized brand NOROX®. The announced price increase is necessary to compensate for rising costs in raw materials and reinvestment in the business to ensure long […]

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United Initiators North America Price Increase Announcement – February 2014

United Initators North America will increase prices up to 15% by March 1, 2014, or as contracts allow, for all formulations and blends of Benzoyl Peroxide (BPO) as well as tert.-butylperoxybenzoate (TBPB) sold in North America including its recognized brands NOROX® and Benox®. The announced price increase is necessary to compensate for rising costs and […]

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United Initiators Price Increase Announcement November 2013

United Initiators will increase prices for ketone peroxides produced in Europe including its recognized brands NOROX® and CUROX ® by up to 10% depending on product groups and formulations by Nov 15th 2013 or as soon as contracts allow. This price increase is necessary to compensate for cost increases as well as in order to […]

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United Initiators Acquires Syrgis Performance Initiators

United Initiators is pleased to announce today that it has acquired Syrgis Performance Initiators (SPI) from Syrgis Performance Products which is owned by Edgewater Capital Partners. SPI is a leading manufacturer of customer tailored formulations of ketone peroxides in North America and Europe and benzoyl peroxides in North America. Both products are organic peroxide initiators […]

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