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Sticking With Chemistry: Dow Celebrates National Chemistry Week

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We're joining The American Chemical Society for National Chemistry Week and celebrating how "Sticking with Chemistry" changes the world.

How? Our adhesives enable recycling in food packaging, help conserve energy in high-rises and contribute to emerging applications in autonomous driving and 5G.

Liby and Dow Introduce China's First Fully Recyclable Laundry Packaging

Partnership strengthens both companies’ commitment to achieving a circular economy in China
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SHANGHAI, October 29, 2020 /3BL Media/ Dow (NYSE: DOW) recently announced that the INNATE™ TF Polyethylene Resins for Tenter Frame Biaxial Orientation (TF-BOPE) has been chosen by Liby, a leading laundry brand in China, for its packaging used to contain laundry pods. The first batch of the fully recyclable packaging is now available on its e-commerce flagship stores, Tmall.com.

Dow Wins Out & Equal's 2020 Workplace Excellence Outie Award

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We’ve won Out & Equal's 2020 Workplace Excellence Outie Award!

Amy E. Wilson, executive sponsor for our LGBTQ+ and ally employee resource group, shares a bit more on Dow’s ongoing commitment to LGBTQ+ equality. 

The “Outies” are awarded at the annual Out & Equal Workplace Summit. Outie Awards recognize individuals and organizations who are leaders in advancing equality for LGBTQ people in workplaces globally. Read more about them here.

Helping To Increase Access To Handwashing During a Global Pandemic

by Mary Draves, Chief Sustainability Officer and Vice President of Environment, Health and Safety
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If we are serious about confronting the challenges of our times – challenges such as COVID-19 and climate change – industry must collaborate with other sectors and change the way we plan and manage water resources.

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If we are serious about confronting the challenges of our times – challenges such as COVID-19 and climate change – industry must collaborate with other sectors and change the way we plan and manage water resources.

Dow Named One of America's Most Just Companies by Forbes and Just Capital

Earns top spot and Stakeholder Seal among chemical companies in the workers category
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MIDLAND, Mich., October 14, 2020 /3BL Media/– Dow (NYSE:DOW) announced today that it has been named to the Forbes JUST 100 list and is the top scoring chemical company in the workers category. Forbes and JUST Capital publish this list annually to showcase companies doing right by all their stakeholders. Dow is recognized for its commitment to serving its employees, customers, communities, the environment, and shareholders.

Dow Awarded 2020 NSC Green Cross Safety Innovation Award

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MIDLAND, Mich., October 13, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Dow (NYSE: DOW) announced recently that it has been awarded the 2020 National Safety Council (NSC) Green Cross for Safety® Innovation Award.

Dow received the NSC Green Cross for Safety® Innovation Award during the 2020 Green Cross for Safety Awards virtual celebration on October 1 for its Aerial Lift Safety Project, for approaching a lasting challenge and developing a transformative response to the problem.

The Vita Group joins the RENUVA™ Mattress Recycling Program by Dow

The new collaboration will create new markets for post-consumer waste mattresses
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HORGEN, Switzerland, October 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The Vita Group, Europe’s leading flexible polyurethane foam solutions provider, and Dow (NYSE: Dow) today jointly announce the next stage of the RENUVA™ Mattress Recycling Program with a new collaboration for the production of flexible polyurethane (PU) foams made with RENUVA™ polyols – raw materials created from recycled mattress content. This milestone is a logical next step for the RENUVA™ Mattress Recycling Program journey, a circular economy initiative from Dow.

ACTing on our Commitments

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Racism and discrimination are personal, and we believe it will take people of all backgrounds partnering together to alter history’s course.

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Racism and discrimination are personal, and we believe it will take people of all backgrounds partnering together to alter history’s course.

Making Our Operations Less Carbon Intensive

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Products made by chemistry are vital to many low-carbon technologies, including the “built environment,” medicine and mobility. Yet the industrial processes to make these products are both energy and CO2-intensive.

As we hold ourselves accountable for contributing to a lower-carbon future, we continue to optimize our manufacturing operations, a journey we’ve been on for decades. In addition, we are looking to implement transitional technologies and innovate next-generation technologies for emissions-free manufacturing.

Aligning to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

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This year marks the start of the Decade of Action to deliver the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. It is a critical period to accelerate responses to the world’s greatest challenges – from ensuring food security to reversing climate change.

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