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This is your central resource for the latest Dow Microbial Control updates and press releases, as well as industry news and events.

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Dow and Fruit of the Loom Bring Long-Lasting Odor Protection and Moisture Wicking Features to Men’s Underwear

May 04 2017
Odor protection and moisture wicking are the top two performance features consumers today desire and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and Fruit of the Loom are introducing DUAL DEFENSE™ performance features that offer long-lasting odor protection and moisture wicking to its core men’s underwear line.

Middle East´s Largest Fast Fashion Retailer Splash Partners with Dow to Bring Long-Lasting Freshness to Apparel

Feb 15 2017
Splash, the Middle East’s largest fast-fashion retailer, is partnering with Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, to offer its customers a range of apparel products using Dow’s patented SILVADUR™ technology, featuring built in odor protection and longer lasting freshness. Splash currently operates over 220 apparel stores and 55 brand stores across the Middle East.

Dow Introduces First Oilfield Biocide for Extended Downhole Protection in Oil and Gas Operations in Canada

Dec 01 2016
Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), introduces TRIS(HYDROXYMETHYL)NITROMETHANE (THNM) in Canada.

Improving Closed Loop Water System Performance, Safety and Sustainability with Tablet Antimicrobial Control Technology, Building and Facilities Managemen

Aug 27 2015
A new solid tablet antimicrobial technology, KATHONTM 7 TL solid biocide from The Dow Chemical Company, is increasing safety, performance and sustainability in small-to-medium-sized cooling water systems such as cooling towers in hospitals, nursing homes, universities and hotels.

Dow Microbial Control Officially Joins the bluesign® system

May 18 2015
Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW), has officially joined the bluesign® system, a network of leading companies serving textile and apparel markets around the world. Chemical manufacturers who are partners in the bluesign system, which also includes textile and apparel manufacturers and brands, agree to improve performance in five areas of their production processes: air emissions, consumer safety, occupational health and safety, resource productivity and water emissions.
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