Dow Company is Chemicals manufacturing company with headquarters in Michigan, USA. It is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions in high-growth sectors such as packaging, infrastructure, transportation, consumer care, electronics, and agriculture. Company has over 98,000 employees as on 2017.
DOW IN AGRICULTURE
Since the 1950s, Dow’s agricultural business has been discovering, developing and bringing sustainable solutions to market for the growing world. Dow Agriculture Business is committed to helping farmers increase their crop productivity through higher yields, better varieties, and targeted weed, insect, and disease control. Our products and services balance the needs of boosting agricultural productivity while preserving the environment.
DOW IN AUTOMOTIVE
The automotive industry is defined by constant evolution. Finding ways to help improve fuel economy and reduce emissions, while enabling improvements in safety and performance, are just some of the areas Dow works on every day. As populations grow, and economies around the globe develop and improve their transportation infrastructure, Dow technologies help the world move forward with enhanced functionality, safety and sustainability.
DOW IN BUILDING & CONSTRUCTION
Today’s modern structures must be energy efficient, safe, durable and aesthetically pleasing. These simultaneous requirements call for unique technologies and innovations. At Dow, they understand that solutions to these challenges can come from anywhere. That’s why they look beyond traditional construction concepts to bring inspired ideas to building and construction projects of all kinds. From modest homes to monumental skyscrapers, Dow develops solutions to help insulate, protect and enhance.
DOW IN CONSUMER MARKETS
Dow in Consumer Markets focus on prescription medications, vitamins, body soap, lotion, sunscreen, laundry detergent, dishwashing soap, clothes – these are essential ingredients of modern, daily life and Dow plays an important part in all of them. Dow use advanced technologies and unique formulations to create better products that beautify, protect, and enhance. Dow is the go-to solution provider for home, institutional, personal care, food and pharma markets. Dow technology offerings create value by being the point of differentiation that sets their customers’ products apart and enhances the consumer experience.
DOW IN ELECTRONIC MATERIALS
Dow is a global supplier of materials and technologies to the electronics industry. Today, 95% of smart devices on the market are manufactured using Dow innovations. Whether it’s helping to develop vibrant displays or enabling the creation of faster, more powerful computer chips, Dow technologies have become key partners in the electronics industry. Our research scientists and application experts work closely with customers to provide solutions for the next generation of electronics.
DOW IN ENERGY & WATER
As the world's population continues to increase and new economies emerge, society requires novel solutions to meet its most basic needs, like water and energy. Dow is a leader in developing technologies to address these challenges in meaningful ways.
With regional labs around the globe, Dow Company scientists are helping to make water safer and more accessible.
As oil and gas resources become more difficult to reach, Dow offers advanced chemistry and technology solutions that can help drive new production from both conventional and unconventional sources.
DOW IN INDUSTRIAL
Dow has helped in the manufacturing of the world’s goods and services with additive solutions that:
Minimize friction and heat in mechanical processes
Manage the oil and water interface
Deliver active ingredients for maximum effectiveness
Enable product authentication
Dow has also developed innovative solutions for the sustainable use of solvents in high quality metal cleaning and dry cleaning applications. In addition, Dow has developed ingredients for cleaning products used in institutional environments.
Dow innovations have extended into the pharmaceutical industry with solutions that help in the manufacture of medicine
DOW IN INFRASTRUCTURE
Dow lives by a steadfast commitment to constant R&D that ultimately develops robust and dependable infrastructures that stand the test of time.
DOW IN PACKAGING
Global market trends like increasing populations, rising middle class incomes, and on-the-go lifestyles continue to drive demand for high performance plastic packaging that extend food freshness, improve product safety, is lighter and brighter, and provide user-friendly functionality. Dow is a leading innovator and collaborator on packaging technologies and solutions that address the world’s packaging needs at all points of the farm-to-table value chain. Dow’s product portfolio of resins, films and adhesives is the broadest in the industry and can deliver a “total package” that is more sustainable, cost efficient, and meet consumer preferences around the world.