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Materials

Rheology Modifier replaces cellulosic paint thickeners.

As partial or complete replacement for hydroxyethylcellulose technology, ACRYSOL™ DR-180 HASE Rheology Modifier offers optimal dry pound efficiency and is compatible across wide range of binder technologies and formulation spaces. Product provides in-can stability and surface smoothness without impacting other paint properties. With additive, paint can be transformed to meet contractor demands...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Dow Expands Boundaries with Customers at 2016 American Coatings SHOW

Industry experts from Dow showcase new rheology modifiers and other innovations developed to solve industry challenges PHILADELPHIA – The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is answering the dynamic needs of coatings formulators, manufacturers, regulators and applicators with the latest innovations to help solve their most critical challenges at the 2016 American Coatings SHOW April 12-14, 2016 at...

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Chemicals & Gases

Dow Breakthrough Coatings Technology Wins 2015 R&D 100 Award

RD Magazine names ACRYSOL™ RM-725 Rheology Modifier one of the 100 most influential innovations in 2015 PHILADELPHIA – During the annual R&D 100 Awards event held on Nov. 12 and 13, R&D Magazine, one of the most respected publications in the R&D industry, honored Dow Coating Materials (DCM), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), with an R&D 100 Award.Â-  R&D Magazine...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Packaging Resins balance stiffness and toughness.

Created from patented molecular catalyst coupled with advanced process technology, INNATE™ Precision Packaging Resins are suited for variety of applications ranging from flexible food packaging to heavy-duty industrial shipping sacks. Products offer abuse resistance, optimized sustainability profiles due to light-weighting potential, film toughness without compromising stiffness, and processing...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Low-VOC Vinyl Acrylic Binder promotes shear stability in paints.

AvailableÂ- for flat to semi-gloss interior paints, ROVACE™ 10 Emulsion is APEO- and solvent-free and 55% solids. Manufacturing flexibility lets formulators combine technology into paints with varied pigment volume concentrations, while processing properties facilitate pumping/handling. For paint contractors, emulsion offers effective spray application and touch-up. Color...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Dow to Showcase New Innovations at 2015 Western Coatings Symposium

Industry experts from Dow introduce new technologies and present broad portfolio of architectural and industrial coatings technology at the 2015 Western Coatings Symposium PHILADELPHIA – Dow Coating Materials (DCM) and Dow Microbial Control (DMC), business units of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), will discuss and showcase new and time-tested innovations in Las Vegas, Nevada Oct. 25-28 at...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Acrylic Resins suit ultra-low VOC coatings.

Suited for 2-component concrete coatings, MAINCOTE™ AEH Acrylic Epoxy Hybrid combines weatherability and UV resistance of acrylics with chemical resistance of epoxies. Product offers tire pickup resistance in waterborne 2K concrete coatings as well as resistance to aggressive cleaning regimens. With VOC levels of 50 g/L or less, MAINCOTE™ 4950 Acrylic Resin is suited for direct-to-metal...

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Cleaning Products & Equipment

Modern Science Meets Modern Art: Dow Research Helps Tate Restore Rothko Masterpiece

Dow scientists provide research towards restoration of painting marred by graffiti in 2012 LONDON — Tate Modern celebrated a collaboration of art and science today when the gallery announced the return to public display of Black on Maroon (1958), a Mark Rothko painting damaged by graffiti in 2012. The painting's successful restoration follows 18 months of extensive conservation work informed by...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Acrylic Binder helps paint improve indoor air quality.

Designed for interior paints, FORMASHIELD™ 12 enables paint on walls to capture free-flowing formaldehyde and lock it in over time, irreversibly removing it from air to improve Indoor Air Quality of homes and commercial buildings. Technology reacts with formaldehyde, transforming potentially harmful carcinogen into inert and harmless vapor.Â- Offering optimal washability...

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Materials

Rheology Modifier replaces cellulosic paint thickeners.

As partial or complete replacement for hydroxyethylcellulose technology, ACRYSOL™ DR-180 HASE Rheology Modifier offers optimal dry pound efficiency and is compatible across wide range of binder technologies and formulation spaces. Product provides in-can stability and surface smoothness without impacting other paint properties. With additive, paint can be transformed to meet contractor demands...

Read More »
Adhesives & Sealants

Dow Expands Boundaries with Customers at 2016 American Coatings SHOW

Industry experts from Dow showcase new rheology modifiers and other innovations developed to solve industry challenges PHILADELPHIA – The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is answering the dynamic needs of coatings formulators, manufacturers, regulators and applicators with the latest innovations to help solve their most critical challenges at the 2016 American Coatings SHOW April 12-14, 2016 at...

Read More »
Chemicals & Gases

Dow Breakthrough Coatings Technology Wins 2015 R&D 100 Award

RD Magazine names ACRYSOL™ RM-725 Rheology Modifier one of the 100 most influential innovations in 2015 PHILADELPHIA – During the annual R&D 100 Awards event held on Nov. 12 and 13, R&D Magazine, one of the most respected publications in the R&D industry, honored Dow Coating Materials (DCM), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), with an R&D 100 Award.Â-  R&D Magazine...

Read More »
Adhesives & Sealants

Packaging Resins balance stiffness and toughness.

Created from patented molecular catalyst coupled with advanced process technology, INNATE™ Precision Packaging Resins are suited for variety of applications ranging from flexible food packaging to heavy-duty industrial shipping sacks. Products offer abuse resistance, optimized sustainability profiles due to light-weighting potential, film toughness without compromising stiffness, and processing...

Read More »
Agricultural & Farming Products

Low-VOC Vinyl Acrylic Binder promotes shear stability in paints.

AvailableÂ- for flat to semi-gloss interior paints, ROVACE™ 10 Emulsion is APEO- and solvent-free and 55% solids. Manufacturing flexibility lets formulators combine technology into paints with varied pigment volume concentrations, while processing properties facilitate pumping/handling. For paint contractors, emulsion offers effective spray application and touch-up. Color...

Read More »
Adhesives & Sealants

Dow to Showcase New Innovations at 2015 Western Coatings Symposium

Industry experts from Dow introduce new technologies and present broad portfolio of architectural and industrial coatings technology at the 2015 Western Coatings Symposium PHILADELPHIA – Dow Coating Materials (DCM) and Dow Microbial Control (DMC), business units of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), will discuss and showcase new and time-tested innovations in Las Vegas, Nevada Oct. 25-28 at...

Read More »
Adhesives & Sealants

Acrylic Resins suit ultra-low VOC coatings.

Suited for 2-component concrete coatings, MAINCOTE™ AEH Acrylic Epoxy Hybrid combines weatherability and UV resistance of acrylics with chemical resistance of epoxies. Product offers tire pickup resistance in waterborne 2K concrete coatings as well as resistance to aggressive cleaning regimens. With VOC levels of 50 g/L or less, MAINCOTE™ 4950 Acrylic Resin is suited for direct-to-metal...

Read More »
Cleaning Products & Equipment

Modern Science Meets Modern Art: Dow Research Helps Tate Restore Rothko Masterpiece

Dow scientists provide research towards restoration of painting marred by graffiti in 2012 LONDON — Tate Modern celebrated a collaboration of art and science today when the gallery announced the return to public display of Black on Maroon (1958), a Mark Rothko painting damaged by graffiti in 2012. The painting's successful restoration follows 18 months of extensive conservation work informed by...

Read More »
Agricultural & Farming Products

Acrylic Binder helps paint improve indoor air quality.

Designed for interior paints, FORMASHIELD™ 12 enables paint on walls to capture free-flowing formaldehyde and lock it in over time, irreversibly removing it from air to improve Indoor Air Quality of homes and commercial buildings. Technology reacts with formaldehyde, transforming potentially harmful carcinogen into inert and harmless vapor.Â- Offering optimal washability...

Read More »

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