Combining a comprehensive portfolio of innovative films, resins and adhesives with excellent technical and market expertise, The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) delivers creative sustainable solutions that address todays challenges and inspire the applications of tomorrow. An active participant in global collaborative development of better packaging throughout the value chain, Dow has a track record of breakthrough innovation and is an industry leader on the sustainable benefits of plastic packaging.
Solutions for Better Packaging
Dows Packaging and Specialty Plastics business is your partner for innovative and sustainable packaging solutions that give you a competitive edge. We serve the global plastic packaging industry as the “go-to” solutions provider and one of the largest materials suppliers for the fast-growing packaging segment. Focusing on flexible and rigid food packaging, secondary and tertiary packaging, medical packaging, and adhesive applications, Dow is a leading innovator on solutions for better packaging.
With an unparalleled portfolio of advanced polyethylene resins, barrier resins, laminating adhesives, tie layers, high-performance sealants, specialty films as well as peel polymers and adhesives for packaging tapes, labels and protective films, Dow provides you with tailored, total packaging solutions, offering the flexibility you need to differentiate yourself in the marketplace and the satisfying experience consumers are looking for.
Our solutions are created with the entire product lifecycle in mind in order to make the right decisions about sustainability, ensuring materials can be used for longer through recycling and reuse. Flexible plastic packaging is the most sustainable form of packaging. Better than glass, paperboard, and metal. More energy efficient, lower in weight ensuring reduced transportation overheads and supply chain costs, and lesser waste created after use and consumption.
Collaborate to Innovate
To successfully address packaging sustainability collaboration across the supply chain is essential. This is why we created Pack Studios, a new model for collaborative development. Pack Studios provides Dow customers, brand owners and other supply chain partners an opportunity to leverage Dows expertise, broad product portfolio, and product and application testing capabilities to accelerate the creation of innovative and sustainable solutions.
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.