Dow Ups Oxygenated Solvents Prices

Effective November 1 or as contracts allow, The Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich., will raise the
off-list prices of certain oxygenated solvents products in North America.

Certain alcohols will increase by 3 to 6 cents per pound. Certain esters will increase by 6
cents per pound. Certain acetone derivatives and E-series P-series glycol ethers will increase by 3
cents per pound.

October 23, 2007