Dow Urethane Price-Fixing Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

All persons and entities who purchased Polyether Polyol Products (defined below) directly from a defendant at any time from January 1, 1999 through December 31, 2003 in the United States and its territories (excluding all governmental entities, any defendants, their employees, and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliates).

Polyether Polyol Products are: (1) propylene oxide-based polyether polyols (polyols); (2) monomeric or polymeric diphenylmethane diisocyanates (MMDI or PMDI – collectively, “MDI”); (3) toluene diisocyanates (“TDI”); (4) MDI-TDI blends or (5) propylene oxide-based polyether polyol systems (except those that also contain polyester polyols).

Estimated Amount


Qualified class members will receive a pro rata amount of the settlement pool

Proof of Purchase


Case Name

Urethane Antitrust Litigation
Civil No: 2:04-md 01616-jwl
District Court for The District of Kansas

Case Summary

Plaintiffs allege that the defendants unlawfully agreed to fix, raise, maintain or stabilize the prices of Polyether Polyol Products (as defined below) sold in the United States and its territories during the period from January 1, 1999 through December 31, 2004. Plaintiffs alleged that as a result of such violations of the federal antitrust laws, Plaintiffs and other members of the Class paid more for Polyether Polyol Products than they would have paid absent such wrongful conduct.

Settlement Pool





Urethane Antitrust Litigation

c/o GCG

P.O. Box 10223

Dublin, OH 43017-5723