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Trusted Products.  Meaningful Solutions.

For more than 60 years, Dow Polyurethanes has been working with their customers to develop new products and solutions through the application of polyurethane chemistry and technology.  From creating products that reduce our environmental footprint to building energy-efficient housing for families in communities around the world, The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) and their customers are working side-by-side to build a brighter future for the next generation.

Today, Dow is the world's largest producer of propylene oxide (PO), propylene glycol (PG), polyether polyols, and is a leading producer of quality aromatic isocyanates, such as MDI and TDI, an essential component of polyether polyols. Dow also has one of the broadest lines of polyurethane products and fully formulated polyurethane systems, which are used for a wide range of applications from construction, automotive, appliance, flooring, furniture, bedding and footwear to decorative molding, athletic equipment and more.  The business manufactures and markets polyurethane products and polyurethane systems that create rigid, semi-rigid and flexible foams, adhesives, sealants, coatings, elastomers and binders.

Why Dow Polyurethanes?

  • Global reach and local support
    Serving growing needs anywhere around the world.
  • Integrated capabilities
    Exemplifying the versatility of polyurethanes in many different applications and markets.
  • Customer service and technical support
    Meeting customer needs around the world and around the clock.
  • Commitment to the polyurethanes industry
    Active support and participation in many global organizations.



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Technical Articles

Catalytically Active Polyols for VOC Emission Reduction (.pdf) (Plastics, Elastomers and Polymers) Polyurethane foam odor related to Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) emissions has emerged globally as a major issue during recent years. Many contributing volatile components have been identified and... (View Full Article)
Enhanced Polyisocyanurate Foams for Metal Faced Panels (.pdf) (Plastics, Elastomers and Polymers) Rigid Faced Double Belt Lamination (RF-DBL) is a term used to identify a continuous manufacturing process for producing steel faced foam cored sandwich panels for use as insulating elements in... (View Full Article)