The Dow Chemical Company
Today, packaging plays a key role in a consumer's purchase decision, but new technologies also have to meet complex functional demands. Dow’s unmatched R&D capabilities and global industry expertise help you develop packaging solutions that are smart, sustainable and cost-efficient. Our customer focus and collaborative method position you competitively while helping you stay ahead of growing market demands.
Whether your goal is to customize packaging applications or to improve efficiency without sacrificing performance, Dow works with you to define the challenge and deliver a unique solution, every time.
Dow combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's diversified industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 160 countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. In 2011, Dow had annual sales of $60 billion and employed approximately 52,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 5,000 products are manufactured at 197 sites in 36 countries across the globe.
Dow people around the world develop solutions for society based on Dow's inherent strength in science and technology. For over two decades — we have embraced and advocated Responsible Care® — a voluntary industry-wide commitment to safely handle our chemicals from inception in the laboratory to ultimate disposal. This worldwide commitment helps consumers lead better lives, customers succeed, stockholders prosper, employees achieve and communities thrive.