Dow Microbial Control
Protecting their safety. Preserving your integrity.
Preserve, Protect and Control
We help you control growth of harmful micro-organisms and nuisance pests through innovative product technologies and collaborative service.
We provide markets around the world with safe, innovative and sustainable solutions for controlling the growth of harmful micro-organisms and nuisance pests.
Oil & Gas
Developing the best microbial control solutions in the burgeoning energy market.View Market
Offering the tools and expertise for safe, effective water treatment.View Market
Earning consumer trust through safe, effective and sustainable preservative solutions.View Market
Paint & Coatings
Preventing mold and microbial growth in paint and coatings formulations.View Market
Protecting the health and well-being of people and animals around the world.View Market
HOUSEHOLD & COMMERCIAL CLEANING
Preventing contamination of household and industrial cleaners.View Market
Defending building materials against contamination and nuisance pests.View Market
Maintaining the integrity of industrial and product materials.View Market
News, Stories and Events
Dow Microbial Control Introduces Two New Winterized AQUCAR™ Water Treatment Microbiocides for Hydraulic Fracturing
As hydraulic fracturing activity ramps up in colder locations across the United States to meet growing energy demand, harsher temperatures and environmental conditions remain a challenge. Read More
Biocides Update: The global market is increasing despite EU REACH legislation impact
Biocides are protective substances used to inhibit the growth of bacteria and other pernicious organisms, including fungi. Biocides come in a variety of forms, such as halogen or metallic compounds, organic acids and organosulfurs. Read More
Dow experts to showcase latest innovations for oil & gas optimization at ADIPEC 2017 during Tech Talk sessions
Dow Oil Gas & Mining, a business unit of DowDuPont Materials Science Division (NYSE: DWDP) has announced it will host a series of technical discussions titled Tech Talk sessions at its stand at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) this year. The sessions will feature Dow’s technical experts who will share insights and demonstrate the latest innovations for the oil and gas industry. Read More
Dow obtains Canadian oil & gas approvals
Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, launched the first Pest Management Regulatory Agency-approved label for biocides for use in offshore oil and gas operations. Read More
Biocide approved for use in offshore oil and gas operations
Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, has launched the first Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) approved label for biocides for use in offshore oil and gas operations. Dow has updated product labels to reflect to customers which biocides can now be used in offshore operations. Read More
Dow Microbial Control Obtains Canadian Oil and Gas Approvals, an Industry First for Biocides Labeled for Use in Offshore Operations
Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), has launched the first Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) approved label for biocides for use in offshore oil and gas operations. Read More
Dow Microbial Control Reaches Another BPR Milestone with the Submission of Biocidal Product Dossiers for CMIT/MIT
Dow Microbial Control submitted the dossiers for the authorization of biocidal products containing CMIT/MIT as the single active ingredient to the European Chemicals Agency under the Biocidal Products Regulation (BPR). Read More
Dow and Fruit of the Loom Bring Long-Lasting Odor Protection and Moisture Wicking Features to Men’s Underwear
Odor protection and moisture wicking are the top two performance features consumers today desire and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and Fruit of the Loom are introducing DUAL DEFENSE™ performance features that offer long-lasting odor protection and moisture wicking to its core men’s underwear line. Read More
Dow Introduces First Oilfield Biocide for Extended Downhole Protection in Oil and Gas Operations in Canada
Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), introduces TRIS(HYDROXYMETHYL)NITROMETHANE (THNM) in Canada. Read More
Reducing Well Contamination with Microbial Control Optimization
Mitigating oil and gas production risk by taking an integrated approach to microbial control.
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The Biocidal Products Regulation
Value of Effective Microbial Control in Hydraulic Fracturing Operations