Dow Research & Development is substantially organized in alignment with Dow’s businesses, but also has key capabilities that are leveraged throughout the corporation.

The key R&D organizations are:

  • Core, or Corporate, R&D, including Applied Science & Technology and Research & Engineering Sciences
  • Basic Plastics & Chemicals, Hydrocarbons & Energy, and Licensing R&D
  • Photovoltaics R&D
  • AgroSciences & Biotech Core R&D
  • Specialty Plastics, Dow Fiber Solutions, Wire & Cable R&D
  • Building Solutions & Materials Transformation R&D
  • Automotive & Materials Engineering Center R&D
  • Designed Polymers & Latex R&D
  • Polyurethanes & System Houses R&D
  • Coatings & Interfacial Science R&D
  • Epoxy & Intermediates, Dow Specialty Chemicals R&D
  • Global Technical Service & Development, Customer Technical Service Centers, Product Stewardship