Dow to Participate in Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Global Agriculture and Chemicals Conference

MIDLAND, Mich. - March 01, 2016 - Tim Hassinger, president and chief executive officer of Dow AgroSciences, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Agriculture Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. at 9:15 a.m. ET, March 3, 2016.

Dow invites investors to listen to the live webcast of the presentation through its website at https://investors.dow.com/en/events-and-presentations/default.aspx. A replay of the presentation will also be available on the Company’s website within 24 hours following the webcast.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: 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 such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2015, Dow had annual sales of nearly $49 billion and employed approximately 49,500 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 product families are manufactured at 179 sites in 35 countries across the globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information about Dow can be found at www.dow.com.

For further information, please contact:

Rachelle Schikorra
+1 989 638 4090
yschikorra@dow.com