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 E-Series Glycol Ethers. Allocation levels
shown in the table below are effective April 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.
Glycol Ether EB 50%
Glycol Ether DB Revised to 75% (Originally 50%)
Glycol Ether DE 70%
Glycol Ether TE 100%
Glycol Ether DM, DM-Jet 70%
Glycol Ether TM 100%
Glycol Ether HB, HHM, HE 100%
Glycol Ether Acetate EBA Contact your account manager
Glycol Ether Acetate DBA Contact your account manager
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