Dow Corning was purchased by Dow Chemical Company where the Dow Corning business officially became DOW in June 2016.
Dow combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world’s most challenging problems. Dow’s integrated, market-driven portfolio delivers a broad range of technology-based products.
Through a phased implementation, Dow Corning branded silicone products have been renamed DOWSIL. The new product brand name is part of a series of activities to integrate Dow Corning’s business into the broader structure of The Dow Chemical Company.
Customers can continue to rely on the same trusted silicone chemistries, features and product benefits under the new DOWSIL™ name.
The company was founded in 1979. In 1982 Nantex started its SBR/NBR synthetic rubber latex production and in 1983 started the Nitrile rubber productionusing technology that originated from B.F. Goodrich.
Nitrile rubber is mostly used where high oil resistance is required, as in automotive seals, gaskets etc .
ARLANXEO is a world-leading synthetic elastomers company established in April 2016 as a joint venture of Saudi Aramco and LANXESS. ARLANXEO and Saudi Aramco signed an agreement giving ARLANXEO exclusive rights to market and sell Saudi Aramco’s share of EPDM produced in its Petro Rabigh joint venture plant. These EPDM elastomers join ARLANXEO’s existing Keltan® brand family and carry the extension KSA indicating production in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
DuPont is working inclusively with others to find innovative, science-enabled solutions to some of the world’s biggest challenges. At DuPont, we believe that the answers to the greatest challenges facing humanity can be found through inclusive innovation.
DuPont Crop Protection uses inclusive thinking to create answers in insect, weed and disease control that help growers. DuPont is helping to meet increased global demand for affordable meat products with optimized in-feed animal nutrition.
United Initiators is an international company with its headquarter in Pullach, Germany and operates various sites in Europe, USA, China and Australia.
A century worth of experience makes United Initiators a global and leading producer of peroxide based initiators and specialty chemicals with a focus on meeting and exceeding customers’ expectations through high quality products, outstanding reliability and constant innovation, in line with their motto “Driving Your Success”.