Per the previous letter dated February 16, 2021, Equistar Chemicals L.P. declared a force majeure event for
all products within our Americas EO & derivatives portfolio – Ethylene Oxide, Ethylene Glycols, and E-Series
Glycol Ethers, effective February 16, 2021.
As a result of this event, Equistar implemented sales allocation for EO-Pure and Ethylene Glycols.
Allocation levels shown in the table below are effective March 1, 2021. Allocation volumes were determined
based on purchases made in the prior six (6) months; specifically, August 2020 through January 2021. Any
subsequent allocation changes will be communicated at a later date.
EO-Pure Revised to 55% (Originally 30%)
Mono-Ethylene Glycol (MEG) No Change – 30%
Di-Ethylene Glycol (DEG) Contact account manager
Tri-Ethylene Glycol (TEG) No Change – 50%
Heavy Ethylene Glycol (HEG) Contact account manager
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