Dow Partners with Ring Container Technologies to License PacXpert™ Technology

Midland, Michigan - June 16, 2016 -

Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and a leader in material science for the packaging industry, is partnering with innovative packaging convertor, Ring Container Technologies to license PacXpert™ Technologies.

“We look forward to partnering with Ring on the licensing and manufacturing of PacXpert™ Technology,” said Heather Turner, new business development leader for Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics in North America. “This technology demonstrates the commitment both companies have made to finding innovative and sustainable packaging solutions.”

The lightweight packaging design offers a fitment closure and integrated ergonomic dual handles, for precision pouring, easy reclosing and convenient carrying. PacXpert™ Technology can be used across a wide range of household, institutional and industrial applications including food, condiments, liquids and dry goods. While flexible, the cube-shaped package is shelf stable and can stand upright or on its side.

Due to its innovative design and functionality, PacXpert has recently received several prestigious awards including but not limited to the SPE and Plastics Europe 2016 Innovation Award, R&D Magazine’s 100 Awards for the most significant inventions in 2015 and a Silver Edison Award in the Food and Beverage category.

PacXpert™ Packaging Technology is Dow’s global trademark for this technology.

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