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Dow Polyurethanes - TRAFFIDECK™ GO Transportation Flooring Solutions

TRAFFIDECKTM GO slip-resistant flooring can be easily applied to trailer and container floors made from wood, steel or aluminum. TRAFFIDECKTM GO provides a fast return to service and offers different degrees of slip-resistance to make load securing easier and faster. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Energy Savings in High Performance Polyurethanes

ISONATE™ 128 Modified MDI for Energy Savings and Productivity Improvement in High Performance Polyurethanes

ISONATE™ 128 Modified MDI is a stable, liquid, two-functional isocyanate that offers energy and cost savings, as well as easier handling for the elastomer and industrial polyurethane markets.

Dow designed ISONATE™ 128 to balance the need for ease of... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Insulated Entry and Garage Door Materials

To provide homeowners with more durable and energy efficient garage doors, Dow is using science and technology to develop innovative insulation solutions for garage door manufacturer. High-performance polyurethane insulation increases a home’s resale value, reduces electric bills and helps create a more sustainable world. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - DURAMOULD™ Polyurethane Systems

DURAMOULD™ Polyurethane Systems for Mould Making and prototyping (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - DURAMOULD™ Polyurethane Systems for Mould Making

Dow has supplied polyurethane products into the pre-cast concrete industry for more than 40 years and, building on this vast experience, has developed the DURAMOULD™ polyurethane systems range for mould making, form liners, rapid prototyping, pattern making and tooling. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Reliable, Accurate Polyurethane Foam Dispensing

The compact, lightweight DELTA THERM™ Eliminator Gun from Dow Polyurethanes is the most accurate and reliable metering, mixing and dispensing tool available for producing superior rigid polyurethane foam. Featuring an innovative, self-cleaning shut-off mechanism, this tool eliminates the need for hazardous solvents or hot water flushing, eliminating hazardous waste handling or disp... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Dow Expands Portfolio of MDI-based Products

Four new enhanced product offerings now available for consumer comfort, infrastructure, coatings and adhesive markets (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORATHERM™ Halogen-Free Flame Retardant Technology

Polyisocyanurate (PIR) rigid foam offers the best-in-class insulation performance of polyurethane (PUR), but with greatly enhance fire performance properties. Dow’s family of PIR products – VORATHERM™ polyisocyanurate - offers a wide index of fire-performance levels that be further customized to your specifications, allowing you to keep pace with changing market require... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Diamond Lock Binders for Sports & Safety Surfaces

Diamond Lock MR prepolymers, available as both transparent and pigmented binders, are successfully utilized to bond rubber granules. Different prepolymers are used for the production of polyurethane-bonded reclaimed rubber depending on the selected manufacturing technology, which can either be the molded or the in-situ process. The high quality of Diamond Lock prepolymers is essential... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORANOL™ 3010 Conventional Foam

A glycerine-initiated, nominal 3000 molecular weight heteropolymer triol. A BHT-free product that is used in the commercial manufacture of a wide range of flexible polyurethane slabstock foams.

Benefits:

  • A general purpose polyol used worldwide in the commercial manufacture of a wide range of flexible polyurethane slabstock foams. BHTfree.
  • Typica...
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Dow Polyurethanes - Providing Powerful Polyurethane Solutions

Dow provides powerful solutions for a wide range of electronic and electrical applications, backed by the consistency and reliability that are crucial in this competitive industry. It starts with our strong commitment to quality control, helping provide greater assurance of product purity.

With a deep understanding of polyurethane chemistry, we offer a broad and versatile portfoli... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Choose the Product That’s Right for You

Dow offers a number of basic and high-performance polyols and isocyanates, including TDIs and MDIs for a wide variety of applications, including adhesives, appliances, building and construction, coatings, elastomers, furniture and bedding, packaging and sealants.

This guide offers an easy-to-use tool for comparing product features and benefits. Use it to help you select the option... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - High-Performance Polyols and Isocyanates

Consistency and reliability. You get both when you work with Dow Polyurethanes.

It starts with our strong commitment to quality control – helping provide greater assurance of product purity.

But it also comes from a deep dedication to our customers. We understand the challenges you face each day in producing high-quality products while balancing performance, economics... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Coating, Adhesive, Sealant and Elastomer Solutions

As a global leader in polyurethane chemistry and formulated systems, Dow solutions help customers bring a higher level of safety, quality, and productivity into their homes, vehicles and public infrastructure.

We have been helping customers turn inspiration into innovation for more than 65 years with breakthrough chemistry for differentiated products, such as:

    ...
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Dow Polyurethanes - Versatile, Efficient Rigid Foam Solutions

Polyols and isocyanates for construction, packaging and recreation applications.

Reliability, efficiency and versatility – qualities highly valued by today’s rigid foam manufacturers, both in their products and in their supplier relationships. Dow Polyurethanes delivers these and more. With more than 60 years of experience serving the construction, packag... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Dow Polymer Concrete Cures in Less than 90 Minutes

Polymer concrete, a composite that uses polymeric resin to bind mineral aggregates such as stone or sand, is becoming an increasingly popular choice in a range of infrastructure applications. Now, the HYPERLAST™ LU 1011/ HYPERLAST™ LP 5046 polyurethane binder system from Dow can enhance polymer concrete durability, flexibility and impact resistance, enabling greater structura... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Insulation Cores of Sandwich Panels

The Dow Chemical Company – a global technology and innovation leader – has invented V PLUS PERFORM™ Technology: a material solution that takes insulation cores of sandwich panels to a completely new level. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORAFORCE™ Composite Systems

Dow VORAFORCE™ polyurethane composite systems are the result of innovative research and development built on more than 100 years of experience. They are tailored to offer fast curing, exceptional thermo-mechanical properties and excellent compatibility with fiber reinforcements to help master complex challenges in multiple industries. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Road and Bridge Repair

Bridges and roads provide essential connections, and their safety and integrity are vital. Polyurethane sealants are well established in industrial and infrastructure markets. Dow VORAMER™ MN 2314, a partially-formulated, polyurethane prepolymer, is compatible with traditional concrete additives used to create one-component sealants. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - ENFORCER Sport System for Artificial Turf

Dow’s ENFORCER™ Sport polyurethane backing system enables turf producers to increase yarn yield and consume less energy during production, while maintaining line speed and productivity. Turf field owners benefit from the system with less thermal stress resulting in an improvement of yarn durability. Tufters utilizing the new system can process polyurethane on existing equ... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Building Solutions for Energy Efficiency

The changing needs of the building industry are driving demand for construction materials that contribute to the energy efficiency of buildings, help reduce their carbon footprints, and meet more stringent fire performance regulations. Metal panels insulated with Dow VORATHERM™ polyisocyanurate and VORACOR™ polyurethane systems for insulated panels and boards bring excellent... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Ultra High Airflow & Moisture Wicking Foam Tech

For a foam that promises cool temperatures and less tossing and turning, enter the first of its kind Dow ComfortScience VORA Zzz™ Ultra High Airflow and Moisture-Wicking Foam Technology. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Polyurethane Flooring Materials

Adding Comfort and Performance Underfoot

Quality carpeting needs a quality backing for maximum durability, performance and comfort underfoot. Cushioned backing made with Dow ENHANCER™ technology ensures your carpet will look and feel great, while holding up to foot traffic over time. In addition, non-cushioned backing with Dow ENFORCER™ technology is the ideal solution... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Efficient PASCAL™ Technology for Appliances

Appliance manufacturers have a new option for meeting tough new energy efficiency requirements. PASCAL™ Technology from Dow is a new patented polyurethane system, processed under new manufacturing conditions, that dramatically increases household appliance energy efficiency performance, without negatively affecting design or productivity. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Achieve Higher Performance with LM Polyol

VORANOL™ 223-060LM polyol is a newly developed polyether polyol that offers enhanced mechanical performance, abrasion and long-term durability compared to conventional propylene glycol (PPG) systems (PPG+). It enables optimized microphase separation from conventional urethane hard segment chemistries to permit formulation of high-performance polyurethane systems. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Dow Hyperlast Spray and Cast Elastomers

Dow is a leading polyurethane engineering materials supplier to the marine and offshore industry. We offer a broad range of polyurethanes designed especially for the marine, aggressive offshore environment, filters, electrical and more. These Systems are highly durable, resilient, and resistant to abrasion and attack by water.

HYPERLAST™ Polyurethane Systems range... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Polyurethane Components for Coatings

Dow’s polyurethanes chemistry has far-reaching applications in coatings that protect industrial equipment, consumer goods and everything in between. Dow Polyurethanes is a leading global supplier of high-performance polyurethane raw materials such as polyether polyols and aromatic isocyanates used to produce robust coatings that are as protective as they are attractive.

... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Versatile Solutions for Adhesives and Sealants

Dow Polyurethanes provides a wide range of polyurethane materials that enable formulators to develop coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers with exceptional performance for many different applications. Our broad and versatile product portfolio includes materials that allow fast cure, excellent flexibility, superior bond strength and much more. Our products are backed by more than 6... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Polyurethanes for concrete infrastructure repair

The rehabilitation of transportation infrastructure has become increasingly important as aging roads, bridges, and highways see record traffic levels. Public and private infrastructure owners are faced with the daunting task of maintaining existing assets while balancing limited budgets and stakeholder expectations. The Dow Polyurethanes business has developed products designed to provid... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Rigid and Spray Polyurethane Components

Reliability, efficiency and versatility – qualities highly valued by today’s rigid foam manufacturers, both in their products and in their supplier relationships. Dow delivers these and more. With more than 60 years of experience serving the construction, packaging and recreation industries, we are well acquainted with the challenges you face each day in producing high-qualit... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORASTAR™ 7000 Polyurethane Spray Elastomer System

VORASTAR™ 7000 Polyurethane Spray Elastomer System: Enhanced Protection for Steel and Concrete (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Professional Cold Chain and Commercial Appliance

Better yields. More efficient transport. Less spoilage and waste. From the field to the table, our solutions are meeting the need for fresh, tasty and healthy food around the world. Our Dow VORACOR™ polyurethane systems have a wide range of pre-blended blowing agents and are found in refrigerated trucks, walk-in coolers and commercial refrigerators, creating lightweight and thermal... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - High Performance Prepolymers

As customers push the limits of performance for their most challenging industrial applications, Dow continues to expand the limits of our line of high-performance coatings, elastomers, adhesives and sealants. Our broad and versatile prepolymer portfolio includes materials that allow fast cure, excellent flexibility, superior bond strength and much more. And with Dow’s backward inte... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Why Dow Polyurethanes?

Dow Polyurethanes provides customers with much more than just products. For more than 65 years, we've been delivering solutions and value in these important ways:

  • Global reach and local support
    Serving growing needs anywhere around the world.
  • Integrated capabilities
    Exemplifying the versatility of polyurethanes in many different applica...
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Dow Polyurethanes - Molded Foam Solutions

See below for our variety of options for molded foam

ISONATE™ 143L

A unique combination of high modified MDI content, available carbodiimide, and liquid state allows ease of handling, ease of processing and maintenance of high physical properties under strenuous wear and environmental conditions

PAPI™ 901

Designed for uses where high... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Making Appliances More Efficient

With soaring energy prices, manufacturers are looking for ways to meet consumer expectations as well as new energy regulations. Dow Polyurethanes offers a wide range of products that can help appliance manufacturers increase insulating properties and energy efficiency. Dow Polyurethanes provides polyols, isocyanates and formulated PU systems for household and commercial refrigerators, fr... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Solutions That Will Make Your Products Stick

Versatile Solutions that Will Make Your Products Stick

Let our broad, versatile polyurethane product portfolio enable you to develop adhesives that stick to all kinds of surfaces, and develop solutions that will make your customers "stick" with you. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORALAST

VORALAST* Polyurethane Components for expanded microcellular foam, both ester and ether, are used for any type of footwear soling, from leisure to sport. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORATRON™ Electrical Encapsulation Systems

In an increasingly wired and connected world, a stable, reliable flow of electricity is needed to power our homes, our businesses, our technology and our lives. Dow VORATRON™ Electrical Encapsulation Systems for power transmission and distribution equipment protect and insulate electrical devices, circuitry and components in highly demanding applications – helping to boost pr... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORATHERM™ Polyisocyanurate

Market requirements are changing and so should your rigid panel insulation. VORATHERM™ Polyisocyanurate offers excellent insulation properties and is available with different fire-performance levels that can help you achieve a wide range of fire and insulation certifications fast and reliably. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - High Functionality Polyols for CASE Applications

VORANOL™ - high functionality specialty polyols for cross-linking in coating, adhesive and elastomer applications. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - HYPOL

HYPOL* Hydrophilic Polyurethane Prepolymers are unique reactive liquids characterized by high hydrophilicity and are suitable for the manufacture of foams, gels, coatings and elastomers. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - DIPRANE™

DIPRANE™ Polyurethane Elastomers are offered in a range of quasi and full prepolymer systems. DIPRANE Polyurethane Elastomers enable engineers and processors an opportunity to utilize the versatility of polyurethane chemistry. (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Powerful Polyurethane Solutions for Electronics

Dow provides powerful solutions for a wide range of electronic and electrical applications, backed by the consistency and reliability that are crucial in this competitive industry. It starts with our strong commitment to quality control, helping provide greater assurance of product purity.

With a deep understanding of polyurethane chemistry, we offer a broad and versatile portfoli... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Polyurethane Insulation for Efficient Buildings

The changing needs of the building industry are driving demand for construction materials that contribute to the energy efficiency of buildings, help reduce their carbon footprints, and meet more stringent fire performance regulations. Metal panels insulated with Dow VORATHERM™ polyisocyanurate and VORACOR™ polyurethane systems for insulated panels and boards bring excellent... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORASIL™ Silane Modified Polymer

VORASIL™ Silane Modified Polymers are a family of moisture-curable hybrid polymers comprised of polyurethane backbone and silane end groups. When using VORASIL Silane Modified Polymers, adhesive and sealant manufacturers can change backbones to achieve different targeted performance results – and achieve silicone-like performance without the high-end silicone cost.

VOR... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - Achieve Wide Hardness Range with Single PU System

The HYPERLAST™ 301 polyurethane system delivers improved mechanical properties and dynamic performance compared to regular PPG-based elastomers while achieving superior processing. Available for sampling, the HYPERLAST 301 system demonstrates good stress-strain properties, excellent tear strength and outstanding abrasion resistance. These performance enhancements, in addition to pr... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - VORANOL™ 425XL Mannich Polyol

Greater Formulating Flexibility with New VORANOL™ 425XL Mannich Polyol.

VORANOL™ 425XL is a low viscosity Mannich polyol that offers exceptional formulating flexibility – enabling production of a wide range of low- to high-density foams. It is autocatalytic, provides superior dimensional stability and strength, and promotes cold surface adhesion. The “L... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - TRAFFIDECK™ Waterproofing and Anti-Slip Surfacing

TRAFFIDECK™ Waterproofing and Anti-Slip Surfacing Systems provide a combination of ease of use, fast installation and durable performance. Quick cure times allow treated decks to be returned to service within a few hours of coating, offering specifiers and installers a distinct alternative to traditional waterproofing products and methods.

TRAFFIDECK Systems’ features... (read more)

Dow Polyurethanes - High-Performance VORASURF™ 504 Surfactant

VORASURF™ 504 Surfactant is a highly efficient, non-silicone organic surfactant that enables enhanced energy efficiency in polyurethane (PUR) and polyisocyanurate (PIR) foam insulation systems. Typical applications for the product include foam core laminate, pour-in-place insulation and spray insulation polyol blends. Compatible with polyester and polyether polyol formulations, VOR... (read more)

News articles and press releases for Dow Polyurethanes:

09/22/2017

The technologies of Dow Corning Polyurethane Additives will be sold by Dow under the VORASURF™ Polyurethane Additives brand name.

08/10/2017

Investments dedicated to further support customers’ growth through unrivalled technical service and technology innovations geared to local market needs.

07/03/2017

Aimed at the definition of an innovative “enhanced insulation technology for the refrigerator of the future” the project is currently being executed with the contribution of the LIFE+ financial instrument of the European Community.

06/08/2017

Today, at the 2017 EUROPUR and EURO-MOULDERS annual event, Dow Polyurethanes is launching ComfortScience – a new initiative which showcases its unique approach to creating flexible foam solutions with the end-consumer in mind.

05/12/2017

Dow Chemical (China) Investment Company Limited and Beijing Mobike Technology Ltd. signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on a strategic partnership today in Beijing.

04/28/2017

Dow Polyurethanes Europe, Middle East & Africa and India will increase prices for Polyols up to 200 Euro/t, or $/ton equivalent, depending on the grade, effective May 1 2017 or as contract allows.

02/24/2017

Dow Polyurethanes Europe, Middle East & Africa and India will increase prices of all Polyols and MDI products, effective March 1, 2017 or as contract allows.

01/27/2017

ASI magazine: A new polyol can extend the life of company equipment and facilities while meeting stringent federal containment regulations.

01/17/2017

Dow Polyurethanes has developed V PLUS PERFORM Technology offering a completely next level of performance for rigid foam insulation.

01/06/2017

Dow Polyurethanes will showcase its long-lasting DurableScience solutions at World of Concrete from January 17-20 in Las Vegas (booth S12607).

12/07/2016

With the impending Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) January 1, 2017 deadline prohibiting the use of high-Global Warming Potential (GWP) blowing agents, integral skin manufacturers and brand owners are urged to convert early.

12/05/2016

Summary of the importance of polyurethanes industry.

11/28/2016

Sustainability principles remain at the top of the agenda for chemical companies and central to the way they innovate and do business. The PU sector is no exception.

11/22/2016

Multiple technologies from The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) have been recommended for use in projects supported by the U.S.-China Building Efficiency and Green Development Fund.

10/05/2016

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) has introduced a new U.S.-manufactured low-density polyurethane system for molded seating and backrest foam applications that uses less material yet maintains an optimal comfort level.

09/28/2016

New solution enables more sustainable rigid foam for cold chain and construction industries

09/22/2016

For a foam that promises cool temperatures and less tossing and turning, enter the first of its kind, Dow ComfortScience VORA Zzz™ Ultra High Airflow and Moisture-Wicking Foam Technology.

09/21/2016

Honeywell’s low-global-warming-potential Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent (LBA) is being used in new foam systems developed by The Dow Chemical Company to make integral skin, or ISkin, foam.

09/01/2016

Dow Chemical will showcase the latest polyurethane advancements in the industry at the Center for the Polyurethanes Industry's annual Polyurethanes Technical Conference (CPI) in Baltimore from September 26-28, 2016.

08/22/2016

Dow was involved with more than 20 projects connected to the games - spanning from field-of-play technologies to products used in venue and city construction, transportation, infrastructure and carbon mitigation.

08/16/2016

Dow Polyurethanes provides a wide range of blowing agent capabilities compliant with the Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP), to deliver customizable energy-efficient solutions to the North American market.

08/10/2016

The Center for Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) today announced The Dow Chemical Company, Huntsman and Shepherd Chemical Company as the three finalists for its highly regarded Polyurethane Innovation Award.

08/08/2016

The Dow Chemical Company has launched a new polyurethane integral skin foam that may lower global warming potential by up to 99.9 percent while sustaining the comfort level and durability of previous polyurethane systems.

07/21/2016

The Dow Polyurethanes business has developed products designed to provide maintenance providers with economical polyurethane-based solutions to concrete infrastructure rehabilitation projects.

07/20/2016

Dow’s VORACOR™ polyurethane systems help manufacturers produce high performance polyurethane insulated doors.

06/16/2016

The high-performance non-silicone organic surfactant VORASURF™ 504 from Dow enables enhanced energy efficiency in polyurethane and polyisocyanurate (PIR) foam insulation systems.

05/26/2016

Dow sets new trend in the sportswear industry with 'ComfortScience.'

05/12/2016

A brief summary of what Dow presented at the IDA 2016 show.

05/01/2016

The rehabilitation of transportation infrastructure has become increasingly important as aging roads, bridges and highways see record traffic levels.

04/28/2016

The International Sleep Products Association's ISPA Expo 2016, held March 9-12 in Orlando, Florida, broke records for attendance and exhibitors.

04/27/2016

Dow Polyurethanes Europe, Middle East & Africa will increase prices of all polyols, MDI, and TDI, effective May 1, 2016, due to significant raw material cost increases.

04/27/2016

Dow to showcase the DELTA THERM Eliminator Dispensing Gun for production of high-performance polyurethane doors at IDAExpo 2016 in Las Vegas, NV.

04/22/2016

The innovative technology will help bolster the sports and recreation environment in China.

04/08/2016

Dow to showcase how polyurethane technologies offer better climate control and meet changing regulations.

04/04/2016

Industry experts from Dow showcase new rheology modifiers and other innovations developed to solve industry challenges.

04/01/2016

Leading materials and chemicals suppliers and industry leaders share their thoughts on this complicated but vital aspect of the industry.

04/01/2016

Polymer concrete could pave way to better roads.

03/29/2016

The new VORANOL™ 425XL Mannich Polyol from Dow Polyurethanes helps spray polyurethane foam formulators to differentiate their products with greater formulation flexibility.

03/14/2016

Dow to Showcase how Versatile Polyurethane Technologies Meet Consumer Needs at UTECH NA 2016

03/10/2016

U.S. buildings account for 41 percent of all energy consumed in the U.S., a number which can be reduced with the use of construction materials that are energy efficient, reduce carbon footprints and meet more stringent regulations.

03/04/2016

Most consumers are unaware that pillows are recommended to be washed every three months due to the fact that after two years, 1/3 of a pillow's weight contains dead skin, bugs, dust mites and droppings.

03/02/2016

New High-Performance Polyurethane Technologies Launched for Infrastructure Repair in North America

03/01/2016

To help put America's aging infrastructure on the road to recovery, Dow Polyurethanes is using science and technology to develop innovative product solutions where they are needed most.

02/16/2016

Advanced toughening technology for epoxy systems.

02/16/2016

Dow Polyurethanes to highlight solutions for the mattress and pillow industry at ISPA Expo.

02/12/2016

During JEC World 2016, Dow will offer its visitors an efficient way to obtain a better understanding of industry-leading technologies.

01/28/2016

Guest columnist Kevin Meyer, assoc. scientist, Dow Polyurethanes, asks and suggests answers to the question, "Why have polyurethanes, given their performance advantages, not been adopted in place of other thermosetting resins in a host of applications?"

01/28/2016

The Dow Chemical Company will combine its structural forces at World of Concrete, February 2-5, 2016, in Las Vegas.

01/26/2016

Dow Polyurethanes to Discuss New Cool Technologies at Show

01/12/2016

Dow Polyurethanes has introduced the Voraforce TP 1200 series to the North America market. The two-component polyurethanes solution enables fast, energy-efficient pultrusion composite fabrication with low VOC emissions.

11/13/2015

Sadara, a joint venture developed by the Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco) and The Dow Chemical Company, is currently in advanced stages of constructing the largest chemicals complex ever built worldwide in Jubail Industrial City, in Saudi Arabia.

11/02/2015

Discover the Science of Sleep and how Dow Polyurethane Foam delivers superior support.

11/02/2015

New enhanced product brings better, more restful sleep to consumers in North America

10/14/2015

Output from Dow's joint venture plant Sadara, due on-stream from 2016, will be an opportunity for the company to strengthen its position in the U.S. market, said Chris Chrisafides, commercial vice president, Dow Polyurethanes.

09/28/2015

Localized innovation will help to advance growing demand while providing energy savings.

09/22/2015

Gas tanks, utility poles, spoolable and chemical-resistant pipes among the highlighted applications.

09/02/2015

New technologies, including Innovation Award Finalist, will be on display.

08/15/2015

By Gretchen Kast, editor at Sleep Retailer (article was featured in August issue). Comfort Revolution has partnered with Dow Polyurethanes, a leader in foaming and gel technologies, to develop a truly innovative solution to a common sleep problem.

08/12/2015

The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) today announced the finalists for the 2015 Polyurethane Innovation Award, selecting innovations created by Dow Chemical, Honeywell, and Novomer.

08/11/2015

New two-component polyurethane system designed to improve toughness, strength, and durability for high-performance composite products in North America.

07/29/2015

Dow solutions spanning the energy, automotive, electronics, packaging, construction and consumer markets reach the final round of R&D Magazine's R&D 100 Awards

07/03/2015

An advanced degree in chemistry might not be required to understand the Environmental Protection Agency's latest push to protect the ozone layer and combat global warming, but it certainly helps.

06/25/2015

Four new enhanced product offerings now available for consumer comfort, infrastructure, coatings and adhesive markets

06/16/2015

U.S.-based Dow Chemical is developing polyurethane (PU) products much quicker after combining three segments under one business, a move that fostered collaboration up and down the PU chain, and executive confirmed late Monday.

06/09/2015

Joint effort: Collaborative development is enabling value chain partners to custom-design turf surfaces to meet specific sport requirements

05/15/2015

In order to understand the proposed changes to U.S. polyurethane regulations, the Garage Door News recently interviewed Robert York, Strategic Marketing Manager for Energy Efficiency at Michigan-based Dow Polyurethanes.

04/28/2015

New facility to support Asia demand in key growth markets for versatile polyurethane chemistry

04/28/2015

Retailers introduce freezers with improved energy efficiency, lower global warming potential and no ozone depletion potential

04/28/2015

Dow Europe GmbH is announcing a price increase for polyol and MDI products across the European, Middle Eastern and African regions.

04/15/2015

The Dow Chemical Company has recently made significant advances in the development of new technology that gives molded flexible foam producers a sustainable solution to meet flammability requirements.

04/15/2015

At the CPI Polyurethanes Technical Conference 2014 in Dallas, TX, USA, PU Magazine International had the opportunity to speak to Alan Robinson and Nathan Wilmot.

04/13/2015

DIPRANE (TM) and HYPERLAST (TM) Systems are Available for a Broad Range of Applications

04/13/2015

New Technology Enables Halogen-Free Combustion Modified High-Resilience Foam Production with a Single Polyol

04/13/2015

Combining custom tailored formulations and retrofitted vacuum-assisted injection equipment to help discontinuous panels manufacturers for cold storage rooms achieve a step-change in productivity and foam performance

04/13/2015

Combining custom-tailored formulations, based on Honeywell Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent and vacuum-assisted injection equipment, this Dow innovation improves foam insulation performance and productivity for manufacturers.

04/01/2015

Polyurethane chemistry has helped the world adapt to change and elevated our society to a better place, especially relative to our appliances.

04/01/2015

All you have ever dreamt of: Cool comfort, even better high-resilience foams, unbreakable chairs, more sustainable and efficient construction material and cold chain solutions...

04/01/2015

Since their introduction by researchers at Texaco Chemical Company in the mid-1980s, spray polyurea coatings have gained widespread acceptance in the coatings market.

03/24/2015

Worldwide Olympic Partner Dow works with strategic customer to supply the high-performing playing surface for the Olympic hockey pitches

03/18/2015

Polyurethane (PU) gels are finding their way into more and more applications where improved comfort and functionality are key requirements.

03/03/2015

Comfort Revolution and Dow team up to enhance memory foam pillows for sound slumber

11/01/2014

Customer Case Study featured in CoatingsPro Magazine.

09/24/2014

Dow and Preferred Sands, LLC., were recognized with the 2014 Polyurethane Innovation Award at the annual Center for Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) conference in Dallas, Texas.

09/17/2014

Dow Polyurethanes has introduced VORASPEC™ 58 Toughened Epoxy Binder, a new high-performance reactive epoxy toughener to meet the needs of epoxy systems for industrial and infrastructure applications.

09/17/2014

Infrastructure owners can now extend the life of steel tanks, pipeline and chemical holding tanks enabling lower total cost of ownership using VORASTAR™ 7000 polyurethane spray elastomer system.

09/16/2014

A new technology from Dow Polyurethanes is overcoming this challenge and enabling a more washable memory foam pillow.

09/09/2014

At the upcoming 2014 Polyurethanes Technical Conference, Dow Polyurethanes will showcase the latest technology advancements in the industry, including launching a new polyurethane spray elastomer system.

09/05/2014

The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) of the American Chemistry Council (ACC) today announced BASF Corporation, Dow, and Novomer, Inc. as the finalists for the 2014 Polyurethane Innovation Award.

08/19/2014

With South Africa’s increasing demand for energy facing limited capacity and about 40 percent of total energy consumption spent in buildings, the call for energy-efficient construction materials is getting louder.

07/15/2014

An innovative new product resulting from a collaborative effort between Preferred Sands, LLC (“Preferred Sands”) and The Dow Chemical Company (“Dow”) (NYSE: DOW) has been named by R&D Magazine as one of the 100 most influential innovations in 2013.

07/07/2014

More sustainable production of energy-efficient and fire-rated insulated metal panels for the European construction industry

06/06/2014

Dow business leader calls for industry collaboration, innovation to continue driving sustainable solutions and industry growth.

06/05/2014

Dow Chemical Co.’s global vice president polyurethanes Mark Bassett urged delegates and visitors to Urethanes Technology International’s UTECH’s North American exhibition and conference to collaborate more.

06/05/2014

Polyurethane technology from Dow that improves energy consumption of refrigerators was selected as one of six "Best of the Best" LIFE Environment and Information projects 2013

05/09/2014

The Dow Chemical Company’s polyurethane business restructuring in 2013 is paying dividends in terms of performance, Mark Bassett, global vice president, Polyurethanes told UTECH-polyurethanes.com in an exclusive telephone interview.

05/05/2014

Mark Bassett to Deliver Conference Keynote Exploring Industry Change and Opportunity

04/17/2014

Marquee Corporate Citizenship Project Combines PU Polymer Technology, Customer Collaboration and Financial Support

03/10/2014

Filament-wound cylindrical structures like power and transmission poles benefit from

02/18/2014

Dow’s new ENFORCER™ Sport polyurethane backing system enables turf producers to increase yarn yield and consume less energy during production, while maintaining line speed and productivity.

02/12/2014

Dow’s leadership in material science and the unique combination of epoxy and polyurethane chemistry together with DowAksa joint venture for carbon fiber and derivatives enables efficient fabrication of stronger, lightweight and more durable composites.

12/09/2013

Dow announced today that it will adjust its Propylene Oxide (PO) operating rate in the U.S. Gulf Coast region, due to current economic conditions.

11/29/2013

Trekkers and hikers in Europe can now enjoy their footing with VORALAST™ Soling Systems from Dow, found in Chiruca® trekking boots by Calzados FAL.

09/25/2013

Dow Polyurethanes, a business of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: Dow), will add a polyether polyols facility at the Company’s Map Ta Phut, Thailand site to further address regional customer needs.

09/25/2013

Dow Polyurethanes, a business of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) will increase its polyol and copolymer capacity at its Freeport, Texas facilities as a result of debottlenecking.

09/23/2013

Protecting pipes and tanks from the effects of water damage can lengthen the lifespan of expensive equipment and extend capital investments.

06/27/2013

As The Official Carbon Partner of the Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee, Dow is partnering with a key customer in Russia to implement industrial enhancements and promote a consumer-facing campaign that will result in lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

11/05/2012

VORASIL™ SMP is a cost-effective polyurethane and silane hybrid that allows targeted performance results and silicone-like properties in adhesives and sealants.

09/24/2012

Dow Polyurethanes, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), is pleased to announce the launch of VORANOL™ 223-060LM Polyether Polyol.

09/19/2012

Dow Polyurethanes, in cooperation with Cannon SpA, announced today that PASCAL™ Polyurethane Insulation Technology for household refrigerators and freezers is now available to retrofit to existing production lines.

04/09/2012

The Dow Chemical Company has made significant strategic moves over the past six months, strengthening its long-term commitment and investments in its Polyurethane business, while enhancing the competitiveness of its already strong asset foundation.

03/15/2012

Dow Polyurethanes and Dow Formulated Systems, business groups of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:Dow), will highlight their latest customer-focused solutions at the upcoming UTECH Europe 2012 Conference (stand #2230).

03/01/2012

Dow Formulated Systems, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, announced today plans to launch a new line of HYPERLAST™ and DIPRANE™ non-mercury catalyzed polyurethane elastomer products.

01/04/2012

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: Dow) announced today that the SCG-Dow Group, a joint venture between Dow and Siam Cement Group, has finalized the start-up of its new propylene oxide (PO) facility in Thailand.

12/05/2011

Dow Polyurethanes, a business group of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) and a leading producer of methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (MDI), today announced the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Jilin Connell Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.

10/26/2011

Improved product search capabilities, continually updated news and event postings to keep you abreast of important happenings in the industry, an enhanced website retooled and refocused to keep you current and competitive.

03/21/2011

Dow Polyurethanes, along with Haier, presented a Dow-patented breakthrough rigid polyurethane insulation technology for household refrigerators and freezers at the World Appliance Expo in Shanghai on March 16, 2011.

12/17/2010

Dow Polyurethanes has become the lead sponsor of the Specialty Sleep Association’s (SSA) Environmental and Safety Program.

12/01/2010

With investments of US$ 2 million, the new Technology Center for Polyurethanes and Formulated Systems will be one of the most modern and well-equipped Latin American labs