Areas of expertise

Every day, we leverage our unmatched expertise, capabilities and global connections to invent the products, solutions and processes that will transform the world for the better.

Analytical Science

From atomic-level visualization to macroscale physical property testing to surface science, Dow’s world-class capabilities and researchers are second to none.

Catalysis & Synthesis

C&S possesses an unprecedented ability to link structure and property relationships of polymers to open and expand new applications, allowing Dow to develop higher-performing, more sustainable polymers, products and processes.

Engineering Science

From lab to production line, we’re experts in converting discoveries into products made in the largest commercial production plants in the world. From specialized active ingredients to commodities, we know how to scale up and engineer.

Formulation Science

Scientists partner with innovators in a variety of market segments including Coatings, Personal Care, Agriculture, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceutical and Food and Packaging, among others, to develop signature technologies that open doors for tomorrow.

High Throughput Capabilities

State-of-the-art material synthesis combines with informatics and data analysis to deliver thousands of highly automated experiments simultaneously, accelerating time to market.

Materials Engineering & Modeling

We predict properties of new products or processes, enabling more rapid production of revolutionary new materials.