Five breakthrough technologies from Dow were recognized with prestigious Edison Awards on April 4, 2019, setting a record for the Company. The winners, selected from thousands of nominees, were announced at the annual Edison Awards Gala in New York City. Dow received two gold, two silver and one bronze award in categories ranging from clean manufacturing to coating and packaging materials. The Edison Awards honor excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centered design, and innovation.
“These five Edison Awards, recognizing innovations from the new Dow, demonstrate the vibrancy of our markets and strength of our R&D efforts. The awards cover a diverse group of technologies from across our portfolio of businesses,” said A.N. Sreeram, senior vice president, Research & Development, and chief technology officer for Dow. “We have the people and the tools to continue the proud history of innovation at Dow. Winning a record five awards demonstrates the power of our innovation engine as Dow accelerates into the future. Like Edison in his time, our research is customer focused – solving customer and societal needs and creating value for our shareholders.”