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Dow Announces New Investment Plans

The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) recently announced new low capital intensity, high-return investments in its upstream and downstream silicones franchise to accelerate innovation and support global customers’ demand in high growth markets. These include high performance building, home and personal … Continue reading

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Despite Slight Workforce Reduction, Dow Expects Continued Growth in Silicones

As part of its restructuring under Dow Chemical, Dow Corning is in the midst of a 4-percent cut to its workforce, inclusive of a facility that produces silicone materials for construction. The company recently announced a series of measures “to … Continue reading

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‘Game-Changing’ Merger Shifts Dow Corning Ownership

The $130 billion mega-merger of Dow Chemical and DuPont instantly establishes a major player in the building-products industry. The deal should close in the second half of 2016. When it does, it will create a huge company, DowDuPont, with global holdings that span chemicals, materials, agriculture, electronics … Continue reading

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