Dow to Offer Heat Transfer Fluids Presentation During 2012 AHR Expo

The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) has announced it will conduct heat transfer fluid educational presentations in booth 2042 at the 2012 AHR Expo, January 23-25 in Chicago.

Midland, MI - January 12, 2012

“Dispelling the Myths about Heat Transfer Fluids” is the topic of the presentation by Kevin Connor, Technical Service Manager for Dow Heat Transfer Fluids. Connor will compare fluids used in water-based HVAC systems, describe how to choose the right fluid to avoid system problems, and explain the impact of chemical raw materials on fluid performance and longevity. He will also provide an update on the latest fluid technology from Dow.

Presentations are scheduled Tuesday, January 24 at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., and Wednesday, January 25 at 11 a.m. in the Dow booth.

For those unable to attend one of the presentations, Connor and other Dow fluid experts will be available in the Dow booth throughout the show to discuss fluids for efficient heat transfer and effective freeze and corrosion control in water-based systems. Additional information will be offered about DOWFROST™ GEO 20 fluid, an inhibited propylene glycol-based fluid formulated for ground source heat pumps.

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