Description of the Pension Plan for Union Carbide
Summary Plan Descriptions
For a detailed description of the Pension Plan for Union Carbide Employees and its Participating Subsidiary Companies, select the applicable link below.
For Employees who left Union Carbide or its participating employers on or after January 1, 2008.
For Employees who left Union Carbide or its participating employers after February 6, 2003.
For Employees who left Union Carbide or its participating employers on or before February 6, 2003 and after September 30, 1999.
For Employees who left Union Carbide or its participating employers on or before September 30, 1999, please contact the Service Center.
Summary of Material Modifications
Annual Pension Funding Notice
These notices provide important funding information about your pension plan. They also provide a description of how the plan's assets are invested and a description of the benefits under the plans that are eligible to be guaranteed by the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), a federal agency.
Pension Form 5500
Plan Sponsors of defined benefit pension plans are now required to post certain information from the IRS Form 5500 on their website. This posting requirement was added by the Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA) effective with the 2008 plan year annual filing (which was required to be filed with the government by October 15, 2009). The basic Form 5500 (excluding most of the schedules) and Schedule SB or Schedule B have been posted.
Who to Contact
Retiree Service Center
Toll Free: (800) 344-0661
https://dowbenefits.ehr.com and click on "Message Center"