The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) is engaged in the manufacture and sale of chemicals, plastic materials, agricultural and services, and other specialized products and services. It delivers a range of products and services to customers in approximately 160 countries to growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. The Company operated 214 manufacturing sites in 37 countries. Dow operates in eight business segments: Electronic and Specialty materials, Coatings and Infrastructure, Health and Agricultural sciences, Performance systems, Performance products, Basic plastics, Basic chemicals, and Hydrocarbons and Energy. The Company is also engaged in the property and casualty insurance and reinsurance business primarily through its Liana Limited subsidiaries. In May 2010, OMNOVA Solutions Inc. acquired The Dow Chemical Company's hollow sphere plastic pigment (HPP) product line and terminated the RohmNova paper coatings joint venture.
Present at parks
Chemical Cluster DelfzijlDelfzijl, Groningen, The Netherlands
Total area: 1469.0ha
ChemiePark Bitterfeld WolfenBitterfeld Wolfen, Saksen-Anhalt, Germany
Total area: 1200.0ha
Chemmed Cluster TarragonaTarragona, Catalunya, Spain
Total area: 1200.0ha
GrangemouthGrangemouth, United Kingdom
InfraLeuna GmbHLeuna, Saksen-Anhalt, Germany
Total area: 1300.0ha
Marl Chemical ParkMarl, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Total area: 650.0ha
Schkopau Dow Value ParkSchkopau, Germany
Valuepark TerneuzenTerneuzen, Zeeland, The Netherlands
Mura Technology and Dow plan to locate Europe’s largest advanced recycling facility at Dow’s site in Böhlen, Germany
Mura plans to construct a new facility at Dow’s Böhlen site in Germany – the latest in a series of planned facilities across the U.S. and Europe to rapidly scale advanced recycling of plastics – a...
Dow expands alkoxylation capacity in Tarragona, Spain to meet growing demand
New capacity to support global growth in industrial, infrastructure, and home and personal care markets; expected to come online in 2021
Dow to Expand Methyl Cellulose Capacity in Germany to Meet Growing Construction Chemical Demand
Investments in production capacities at German facilities to be complete in 2019 and 2020
Dow Announces Investment in Barry, Wales, UK
Incremental debottlenecking and capacity expansion projects to meet global demand for silicone-based solutions in targeted end-markets
Dow Water & Process Solutions Opens Global Water Technology Development Center in Tarragona, Spain
U.S. $15M Dow investment Research center to accelerate commercialization of breakthrough water technologies Cristina Garmendia, Minister of Science and Innovation; Lluís Recoder i Miralles, Minis...
Dow Announces Investment to Produce AFFINITY™ GA Polyolefin Elastomers for the First Time in Europe
Dow set to expand its current capacity to serve the global hot melt adhesives market. Dow will begin the production of AFFINITY™ GA Polyolefin Elastomers (POEs) for hot melt adhesives in Tarragona,...
Jacobs Receives Contract From Dow for European Copolymer Manufacturing Facility in Fombio, Italy
The expansion will accommodate the manufacturing of uniform particle size (UPS) copolymers to be used in ion exchange resins.
New BASF and Dow HPPO Plant in Antwerp Completes Start-Up Phase
World’s largest plant using new HPPO technology. Sustainability through greater energy efficiency
Dow announces its PE unit in Tarragona
A polyethylene unit will also be built in the Tarragona complex of Dow. Starting in the second quarter of 2006 The new unit will have the flexibility to produce various types of resins, from LLDPE ...