Evonik Industries AG, Business Unit Coatings and Additives, has announced a price increase for VESTAGON PUR powder coatings crosslinkers and VESTAGON EP-R 4030 in NAFTA by 8 percent, effective July 1, 2008. This increase includes all standard cross-linkers, matte polyurethane products and the newest cross-linking system developed for low-temperature cure PUR. This increase will apply to all orders shipped on or after July 1, 2008.