Dow Comfort Science for a Better Night of RestMidland, MI - November 02, 2015 - While there are many technologies – like sleep trackers, phone apps and advanced pillow and mattress technologies – to help us get a more well rested sleep, 43 percent of Americans still admit they don’t feel their best due to lack of sleep. Sleep is fundamental to healthy living and can poor or insufficient sleep can negatively impact your health and work, with anything from neck pains to reduced mental alertness.
What you may not be aware of is the breadth and depth of product development and innovation happening at Dow for the consumer comfort market – specifically, polyurethane bedding materials. Expert knowledge at Dow is being used to develop products that improve sleep based facts about human sleep behaviors and requirements. Learn more below.
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About Dow Polyurethanes
Dow Polyurethanes develops and delivers a broad portfolio of technologies and customized solutions to customers in a variety of industries under its DurableScience, ComfortScience and InsulationScience category brands. Applications range from industrial and infrastructure solutions, to consumer comfort solutions in flooring, furniture bedding and footwear, to energy-efficient insulation materials. The business manufactures and sells key chemical components as well as fully-formulated polyurethane systems for rigid, semi-rigid and flexible foams, and coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers and composites. Dow is the world's largest producer of propylene oxide (PO), propylene glycol (PG), and polyether polyols, and is a leading producer of quality aromatic isocyanates, such as MDI. Striving to meet the specific needs of its customers in their local geographic regions, Dow Polyurethanes operates a global network of production sites and systems houses, as well as innovation and service centers. The business Press Information Dow Polyurethanes Bachtobelstrasse 3 8810 Horgen Switzerland dow.com has an ongoing initiative to lead the industry in providing high-performance products that meet critical market needs and contribute to a more comfortable, healthier and resilient society.
About DowDuPont Materials Science Division
DowDuPont Materials Science, a business division of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), combines science and technology knowledge to develop premier materials science solutions that are essential to human progress. The division has one of the strongest and broadest toolkits in the industry, with robust technology, asset integration, scale and competitive capabilities that enable it to address complex global issues. DowDuPont Materials Science’s market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of advanced materials, industrial intermediates, and plastics businesses deliver a broad range of differentiated technology-based products and solutions for customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure, and consumer care. DowDuPont intends to separate the Materials Science division into an independent, publicly traded company.
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