Dow Enables Improved Productivity, Expanded Design Options in High Performance Buildings

New DOWSIL™ brand to be featured at GlassBuild America

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA – To introduce window and door manufacturers to the benefits of the new DOWSIL™ brand, Dow High Performance Building is attending GlassBuild America in Las Vegas, Nevada, on September 12 through 14. Visitors to Booth 463 will be invited to learn about Dow’s many offerings for sustainable building, including DOWSIL™ 2400 Silicone Assembly Sealant, fast-curing DOWSIL™ 121 Structural Glazing Sealant, and innovative Smart Window/Switchable Glazing silicone liquid crystal technology.

“Window and door manufacturers are always looking for products that can give them a competitive edge,” said Taylor Sumerix, Market Manager, High Performance Building. “Our DOWSIL™ brand materials offer innovative solutions that can speed up production and enhance design options.”

Dow will provide complimentary coffee and snacks in its booth from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 13. GlassBuild attendees are encouraged to stop by to enjoy gourmet Italian espresso and cookies and learn more about the unique solutions the DOWSIL™ brand brings to window and door manufacturing.

Products of the heritage Dow Corning silicone technology platform have been globally renamed DOWSIL™, with unchanged formulations and continuing warranty coverage to ensure a smooth transition for construction customers. The DOWSIL™ product lines are part of Dow Consumer Solutions, one of the global business units of The Dow Chemical Company with an expanded, comprehensive technology portfolio, global scale, strong customer relationships, R&D capabilities, and customer support.

More information about Dow Consumer Solutions’ full range of high-performance window and door products and other building solutions is available at

About Dow High Performance Building
Dow High Performance Building, part of Dow Consumer Solutions, collaborates with industry professionals around the world to develop solutions to enhance design and aesthetics, increase durability, advance the energy efficiency of buildings, and improve the health and safety of building occupants. Taking a holistic approach, Dow brings together expertise from across the company to help customers find solutions to a wide range of high-performance building challenges. Featuring DOWSIL™ brand products – the same long-trusted products previously sold under the Dow Corning® brand – Dow’s high-performance building solutions include proven materials for structural and protective glazing, weatherproofing, insulating glass, window and door fabrication, and building materials protection, as well as innovations for high-efficiency insulation, LED lighting, thermal management systems, and the incorporation of photovoltaic cells and solar panels into building design. Visit to learn more.

About The Dow Chemical Company
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) combines science and technology knowledge to develop premier materials science solutions that are essential to human progress. Dow has one of the strongest and broadest toolkits in the industry, with robust technology, asset integration, scale and competitive capabilities that enable it to address complex global issues. Dow’s market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of advanced materials, industrial intermediates and plastics businesses deliver a broad range of differentiated technology-based products and solutions for customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure and consumer care. Dow is a subsidiary of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), a holding company comprised of Dow and DuPont with the intent to form three strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty sectors. More information can be found at

For further information, contact:

Lori Floyd
Global Business Communications Manager 
High Performance Building 
Dow Performance Silicones 
T. +1.989.496.8447

Nancy Collins
AGP & Associates, Inc.
T. +1.989.839.5800