Oil & Gas


As oil and gas resources become more difficult to reach, produce and treat, Dow offers advanced chemistry and technology solutions that can help drive new production from both conventional and unconventional sources and efficiently bring the supplies to market. Dow is committed to maximizing value for our customers by offering innovative, customized solutions that can help solve the some of the market’s most pressing challenges, such as maximizing supply, improving efficiencies and managing emissions.

Whether your goal is to optimize production operations, enhance flow assurance in oil and gas transmission, or efficiently treat gas to specification, Dow works to understand your challenges and deliver an innovative solution, every time.

  • AMBERLITE™ & DOWEX™ Oil Field Water treatment Resins
    Ion exchange resins and polymeric adsorbents used in the treatment of oil field injection and produced waters.
    Comprehensive service program for gas treating amine systems
    With options available globally for use in biofouling control, anaerobic microbial control, and fluid preservation, the comprehensive AQUCAR™ Water Treatment Microbiocides portfolio includes key chemistries (link to chemistries) such as glutaraldehyde, glut/quat blends, DBNPA, bronopol, OPP and dimethyl-oxazolidine.
  • AUTOMATE™ HF Series
    High flash, solvent-soluble liquid dyes
    Water-soluble polymers.
    ANGUS offers a variety of primary amino alcohols and corrosion inhibitors marketed under the CORRGUARD™ name. The CORRGUARD products provide formulators with raw materials that are easy and relatively safe to handle, provide multifunctional benefits such as extending fluid life, and are of consistent high quality. With a portfolio of globally registered products, we help find solutions to your metalworking fluid challenges.
  • D.E.H.™
    Epoxy Curing Agents for a broad range of applications
  • D.E.N.™
    Epoxy Novolac Resins with multi-purpose functionality for high temperature applications.
  • D.E.R.™
    Epoxy Resins offering high purity and uniform performance across a broad range of applications.
    Portfolio of crude oil demulsifier bases with products across several chemistry types
  • Diisopropanolamine
    A secondary amine
    Hydrophilic glycol ethers used in a broad range of applications, including coatings, cleaners and printing inks
    Anionic, alkyldiphenyloxide disulfonate surfactants
  • DOWTHERM™ Heat Transfer Fluids
    DOWTHERM™, DOWFROST™ and DOWCAL™ Inhibited Glycol-based Heat Transfer Fluids are used to chill or freeze food and beverage products during processing
    Nonionic surfactants
    Proprietary process and CO2 foaming surfactants for enhanced oil recovery operations
    Rheology modifiers for oil and gas exploration
  • Ethanolamines
    The versatile family of ethanolamines (TEA) offers a broad spectrum of application opportunities.
  • Ethyleneamines
    Mono- and bis-amidoamines, imidazolines, and their mixtures made from several ethyleneamines are used in antistrip formulations and asphalt-in-water emulsions
    Portable mixing plant for on-site formulation of polyurethane pipeline coating
  • FILMTEC™ RO/NF elements for water injection
    Nanofiltration elements for sulfate removal for sea water flooding of oil fields.
    Concentrated, liquid solvent soluble fluorescent dyes
    Epoxy tougheners that can be used across a variety of epoxy applications, and provide toughness without sacrificing glass transition temperature of the final coating or composite
  • Gas Treating Products & Services
    Advanced gas treatment products and technology including UCARSOL™ solvents, DOW Specialty Amines, SELEXOL™ and UCARSEP™Amine Reclamation System, UCARKLEAN™ solutions, DOW Gas Treating Chelants and RT-2 Technology.
  • Gas Treating Solutions
    Delivers total solutions that treat gas more efficiently and economically than any others
  • Heat Transfer Fluids
    DOWTHERM™ Q Heat Transfer Fluid additive for waste heat recovery in oil applications.
  • HYPERLAST SYNTACTIC™ Polyurethanes
    For the protection and insulation of oil and gas flowlines, manifolds, risers, field joints, xmas trees, jumpers, spool pieces and related sub-sea architecture.
  • HYPERLAST™ Polyurethane Systems
    For concrete maintenance applications
  • Isopropanolamines
    Used in gas conditioning where greater selectivity than ethanolamines to CO2 and H2S is required. Neutralizes crude oil to reduce corrosion.
    Allow wide formulating opportunities.
  • KATHON™ Copper Free
    Water-dilutable microbicides for water treatment and pulp and paper applications
  • MORTRACE™ Series
    Fuel marking systems for the detection of fuel adulteration or commingling
    Proprietary coatings for line pipe, field joints and subsea architecture
    Formulated for industrial applications.
  • OILSOL™ Series
    High-strength, soluble powder dyes for petroleum products
  • Oxygenated Solvents
    These products offer exceptional benefits across a broad range of applications
  • Polypropylene Glycols and Copolymers
    Skin conditioning agents, solvents, and surfactants/ emulsifiers for use in a wide range of formulations.
  • PRIMENE™ Amines
    Multi-functional family of tertiary alkyl primary amines
  • Propylene Oxide
    Used in a wide variety of end-use applications
  • ROMAX™
    Anionic flocculants, scale inhibitors and dispersants for industrial and oilfield water treatment
  • SELEXOL™ Solvent
    SELEXOL™ solvent has been proven effective and economical in a variety of gas treating application.
    SPECFLEX™ Polyurethane Components are used in the production of flexible and integral skin foams for use by the furniture industry, and by the transportation industry in the manufacture of steering wheels, automotive seating, headrests and dashboards.
  • Surfactants
    Dow surfactants are used as agricultural adjuvants
    Nonionic surfactants
    Nonylphenol Ethoxylates (NPE)
    Liquid spray-applied membrane that forms an elastomeric waterproof layer for parking decks, bridge and marine decks.
  • TRIS AMINO Conentrate
    An easy to handle aqueous-based solution of tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane. The product is useful as a resin neutralizer, mild pH buffer, and raw material for synthesis.
    Nonionic/Anionic surfactants
    Dioctyl Sulfosuccinates
    Amine system cleaning components for gas treating systems
    Electrodialysis-based process for heat-stable salt removal in amine-based gas treating systems
    Specialty solvent, neutralizer and antifoam products for refining and gas treating applications
  • UCON™ Compressor Fluids
    High-performing polyalkylene glycol lubricants are compatible with all compressor types and approved by vehicle manufacturers worldwide.
  • UCON™ Fluids H, HB, and LB Series
  • UCON™ Formulated Fluids and Lubricants
    The broad product line of UCON™ formulated fluids and lubricants, including compressor lubricants and base stocks products that can outperform petroleum oils.
    Effective in controlling metal ions in laundry soaps
  • VERSENE™ Chelating Agents
    Improves the performance of household, industrial and institutional cleaning products and increases cleaning stage effectiveness for all types of fabrics; creates equal brightness and more uniform tensile strength from the bleaching stages and more uniform dye colors in the dyeing stages.
  • VORACOR™ Polyurethane Components
    PU Systems for the production of Rigid Face DCP