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.
- AMINE MANAGEMENT™
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
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.
Epoxy Curing Agents for a broad range of applications
Epoxy Novolac Resins with multi-purpose functionality for high temperature applications.
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
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
Proprietary process and CO2 foaming surfactants for enhanced oil recovery operations
Rheology modifiers for oil and gas exploration
The versatile family of ethanolamines (TEA) offers a broad spectrum of application opportunities.
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
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
Solid Epoxy Resins for low temperature set and long-lasting protection
Curing Agents offering a systems approach to extending durability
Waterborne Dispersions, manufactured without any added solvents
Advanced Epoxy Resins for extreme high temperature and harsh conditions
Advanced Epoxy Resins for damage tolerance, corrosion protection and durability
- 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 Glycol Industrial Grade (PGI)
Propylene Glycol Industrial Grade (PGI) is an excellent choice for the production of polyglycols for use in hydraulic and brake systems to provide lubricity and anti-freezing protection, and to help reduce swelling of rubber parts.
- Propylene Oxide
Used in a wide variety of end-use applications
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.
Dow surfactants are used as agricultural adjuvants
- TEQUATIC for oil field water treatment & reinjection
Self-cleaning, fine partical filtration devices for difficult to treat waters.
- TERGITOL™ NP
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.
- TRITON™ GR
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