MIDLAND, Mich. – September 14, 2023 – Dow (NYSE: DOW) recently won two 2023 Business Intelligence Group (BIG™) Sustainability Awards. The recognition reflects continued progress in the Company’s ambitious 10-year 2025 Sustainability Goals, which seek to enable the transition to a sustainable planet and society through science, innovation and collaboration. The Sustainability Awards honor those who have made sustainability an integral part of their business practices. Both of Dow’s products won in the Sustainability Product of the Year category.
"It is an honor to be recognized by the BIG organization for our sustainable science for the fifth year in a row,” said A.N. Sreeram, senior vice president, Research & Development, and chief technology officer for Dow. “Our customers increasingly demand higher performing products and solutions that are simultaneously sustainable to address our modern-day challenges. Dow is committed to deliver products and technologies that help our customers and value chain partners deliver more sustainable solutions to the world we share.”
Learn more about Dow’s 2023 Sustainability Award winners:
DOWSIL™ ICL Fluids for data centers is specifically engineered for use in immersion cooling servers as a single-phase dielectric coolant. It provides significantly improved compatibility to all server components including gaskets, tubing, sheathing, silicones, plastics, adhesives and rubbers. It also has a combination of outstanding thermal transfer properties including high thermal conductivity and specific heat capacity, relatively low viscosity, and good wetting property on the surface of electronic parts. It is environment friendly with very low Global Warming Potential (GWP) and zero Ozone Depletion potential (ODP).
Dow SPECFLEX™ C for automotive applications reduces our dependence on fossil fuels through circular mobility solutions without any loss in quality or performance. Ahead of any competition , it uses circular feedstock sourced from the same mobility sector to enable a wide range of flexible foam solutions for comfort and acoustic purposes in interior, exterior, as well as powertrain solutions for transportation applications. SPECFLEX™ C Polyurethane MobilityScience products also reduce our carbon footprint together with circularity and promote automotive sustainability throughout vehicle lifecycles.
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission to recognize true talent and superior performance in the business world. The organization’s proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.
“Sustainability is more than an initiative and is now integral to most corporate cultures,” said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer, Business Intelligence Group. “We are so proud to reward and recognize all of our winners and finalists who have made it their mission to help protect our environment.”
Visit Dow's website for additional information on the Company's commitment to Sustainability, R&D and ID&E, and to explore the Company's consolidated 2022 Intersections Progress Report.
The full list of winners may be viewed on the Business Intelligence Group website.
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth; asset integration and scale; focused innovation and materials science expertise; leading business positions; and environmental, social and governance leadership to achieve profitable growth and help deliver a sustainable future. The Company's ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated, science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer applications. Dow operates manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 37,800 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $57 billion in 2022. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.dow.com or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.
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