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The Dow Chemical Company, commonly referred to as Dow, is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States, and the predecessor of the merged company DowDuPont.wikipedia
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DowDuPont

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The Dow Chemical Company, commonly referred to as Dow, is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States, and the predecessor of the merged company DowDuPont.
DowDuPont Inc. is an American company formed after the merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont on August 31, 2017.

Jim Fitterling

In March 2018, it was announced that Jeff Fettig would become executive chairman of DowDuPont on July 1, 2018, and Jim Fitterling would become CEO of Dow Chemical on April 1, 2018.
He is currently the CEO of The Dow Chemical Company.

Midland, Michigan

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The Dow Chemical Company, commonly referred to as Dow, is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States, and the predecessor of the merged company DowDuPont.
The Dow Chemical Company was founded in Midland in 1897, and its world headquarters are still located there.

Chlorpyrifos

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It produces agricultural chemicals including the pesticide Lorsban and consumer products including Styrofoam. Agricultural Sciences, or (Dow AgroSciences), provides 7 percent of sales and is responsible for a range of insecticides (such as Lorsban), herbicides and fungicides.
It was introduced in 1965 by Dow Chemical Company.

DuPont

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In 2017, it was the second-largest chemical manufacturer in the world by revenue (after BASF) and as of February 2019, the third-largest chemical company in the world by market capitalization (after BASF and DuPont).
On August 31, 2017, it merged with the Dow Chemical Company to create DowDuPont, the world's largest chemical company in terms of sales, of which DuPont is now a subsidiary.

Polyurethane

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Dow is a large producer of plastics, including polystyrene, polyurethane, polyethylene, polypropylene, and synthetic rubber.
In 1956 DuPont introduced polyether polyols, specifically poly(tetramethylene ether) glycol, and BASF and Dow Chemical started selling polyalkylene glycols in 1957.

Scrubbing Bubbles

Some Dow consumer products including Saran wrap, Ziploc bags and Scrubbing Bubbles were sold to S. C. Johnson & Son in 1997.
The product was originally named Dow Bathroom Cleaner after the Dow Chemical Company, its manufacturer at the time.

Polyvinylidene chloride

PVDC
Saran resins and films are based on polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC)
He, then, was a college student who worked part-time at Dow Chemical lab as a dishwasher.

Styrofoam

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It produces agricultural chemicals including the pesticide Lorsban and consumer products including Styrofoam.
This material is light blue in color and is owned and manufactured by The Dow Chemical Company.

Ziploc

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Some Dow consumer products including Saran wrap, Ziploc bags and Scrubbing Bubbles were sold to S. C. Johnson & Son in 1997.
Ziploc is a brand of reusable, re-sealable zipper storage bags and containers originally developed and test marketed by The Dow Chemical Company in 1968 and now produced by S. C. Johnson & Son.

Herbert Henry Dow

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Dow was founded in 1897 by chemist Herbert Henry Dow, who invented a new method of extracting the bromine that was trapped underground in brine at Midland, Michigan.
Herbert Henry Dow (February 26, 1866 – October 15, 1930) was a Canadian-born American chemical industrialist, best known as the founder of the American multinational conglomerate Dow Chemical.

Dow AgroSciences

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Agricultural Sciences, or (Dow AgroSciences), provides 7 percent of sales and is responsible for a range of insecticides (such as Lorsban), herbicides and fungicides.
Dow AgroSciences LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Dow Chemical Company specializing in not only agricultural chemicals such as pesticides, but also seeds and biotechnology solutions.

Saran (plastic)

SaranSaran wrapsaran cloth
Some Dow consumer products including Saran wrap, Ziploc bags and Scrubbing Bubbles were sold to S. C. Johnson & Son in 1997. Saran resins and films are based on polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC)
The Saran trade name was once owned by Dow Chemical for polyvinylidene chloride (PVDC), along with other monomers.

Jeff M. Fettig

In March 2018, it was announced that Jeff Fettig would become executive chairman of DowDuPont on July 1, 2018, and Jim Fitterling would become CEO of Dow Chemical on April 1, 2018.
Fettig has served on the board of directors of the Dow Chemical Company since 2003.

Polyethylene glycol

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Major product lines include nitroparaffins, such as nitromethane, used in the pharmaceutical industry and manufactured by Angus Chemical Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Co. Important polymers include Dowex ion exchange resins, acrylic and polystyrene latex, as well as Carbowax polyethylene glycols.
PEGs and methoxypolyethylene glycols are manufactured by Dow Chemical under the tradename Carbowax for industrial use, and Carbowax Sentry for food and pharmaceutical use.

Freeport, Texas

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From 1940 to 1941, Dow built its first plant at Freeport, Texas, in order to produce magnesium extracted from seawater rather than underground brine.
Freeport's most substantial economic growth began with the construction of Dow Chemical Company facilities in the city during 1939.

S. C. Johnson & Son

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Some Dow consumer products including Saran wrap, Ziploc bags and Scrubbing Bubbles were sold to S. C. Johnson & Son in 1997.
In 1998, S. C. Johnson expanded its roster of consumer brands when it purchased Dow Chemical's DowBrands division, which included Ziploc, Saran, Fantastik, and Scrubbing Bubbles.

Rocky Flats Plant

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From 1951 to 1975, Dow managed the Rocky Flats Plant near Denver, Colorado.
The AEC chose the Dow Chemical Company to manage the bomb production facility.

Plastic

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In 1954, expanded polystyrene (used for building insulation, packaging, and cups) was invented by Dow Chemical.

Union Carbide

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Union Carbide became a subsidiary of Dow Chemical in 2001.
Union Carbide Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary (since 2001) of Dow Chemical Company.

Sodium hydroxide

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Major products include ethylene glycol, caustic soda, chlorine, and vinyl chloride monomer (VCM, for making PVC).
In the United States, the major producer of sodium hydroxide is the Dow Chemical Company, which has annual production around 3.7 million tonnes from sites at Freeport, Texas, and Plaquemine, Louisiana.

Polystyrene

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Dow is a large producer of plastics, including polystyrene, polyurethane, polyethylene, polypropylene, and synthetic rubber.
The trademark Styrofoam by Dow Chemical Company is informally used (mainly US & Canada) for all foamed polystyrene products, although strictly it should only be used for "extruded closed-cell" polystyrene foams made by Dow Chemicals.

Ethylene oxide

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It is also a major producer of ethylene oxide, various acrylates, surfactants, and cellulose resins.
Union Carbide (currently a division of Dow Chemical Company) was the first company to develop the direct oxidation process.

Andrew N. Liveris

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The collapse of the deal dealt a blow to Dow CEO Andrew Liveris' vision of restructuring the company to make it less cyclical.
Andrew N. Liveris (born 5 May 1954) was CEO and chairman of The Dow Chemical Company, a global specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics company based in Midland, Michigan with 2013 annual sales of more than $57 billion.

Sarnia

Sarnia, OntarioSarnia, ONCity of Sarnia
In 1942 Dow began its foreign expansion with the formation of Dow Chemical of Canada in Sarnia, Ontario to produce styrene for use in styrene-butadiene synthetic rubber.
When World War II threatened tropical sources of natural latex for rubber, Sarnia was selected as the site to spearhead development of synthetic petroleum-based rubbers for war materials, and Polymer Corporation was built by Dow Chemical at the request of the Government of Canada.