SUSTAINABILITY IN PACKAGING

Delivering sustainable packaging solutions to address today’s challenges and inspire the applications of tomorrow.

SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING FROM DOW

Through innovation and collaboration, Dow Packaging develops sustainable packaging solutions that benefit the planet, enrich people’s lives, and create social and economic rewards.

SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS

Polyethylene Stand Up Pouch The convenience and function of a multi-material pouch, with the added benefit of recyclability. Learn more. 

PacXpert™ Packaging Technology  Enabling the transition from large rigid containers to flexible packaging, PacXpert™ is significantly lighter in weight. Learn more. 

RETAIN™ Polymer Modifiers  An award-winning compatibilizer solution to the millions of barrier film scrap generated each year. Learn more.

SUSTAINABILITY NEWS, STORIES & EVENTS

  • Dow and Keep America Beautiful Announce 2018 Hefty® EnergyBag® Grant Recipients

    Dow and Keep America Beautiful announced they have awarded two $40,000 grants to organizations in Cobb County, Ga., and Lincoln, Neb. Read More

  • Dow Announces New Actions to Support Global Efforts on Plastic Waste

    Dow announced its intention to further invest and develop new global initiatives and solutions that work to prevent and remediate plastic waste in the environment. Read More

  • Dow and Vishakha Polyfab Launch Recyclable Barrier Film for Liquid Packaging in India

    Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics (P&SP), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company and value chain partner, Vishakha Polyfab, are taking the next step to increase the amount of plastic packaging being recycled in India today. Read More

  • Dow launches game changing fully recyclable polyethylene packaging solution in India

    Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics (P&SP), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, has developed an innovative formulation of polyethylene (PE) resins to create a new sustainable all PE laminate solution with flexible packaging applications in India. Read More

  • Dow heads first quantitative study to reduce plastic waste in Japan

    Against the backdrop of changing climate realities and the rising consumption of plastic, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics (P&SP), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, is supporting the launch of the first quantitative research in Asia Pacific to study the impact of plastic waste and debris on the Edogawa River and the Ohori River of the Kanto prefecture in Japan. Read More

  • Building Sustainable Roads: Dow Strengthens Indonesia’s Plastics Waste Management Efforts

    With a goal to reduce marine debris and advance a circular economy, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics (P&SP), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company , has announced a joint effort with The Indonesian Aromatic & Plastic Olefin Industry Association (INAPLAS); Indonesia Plastic Recycling Association (ADUPI); PT Polytama Propindo (Indonesia PP Manufacturing); the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) and the Indonesian government to further develop the country’s environmentally friendly plastic road building project. Read More

  • Breakthrough Dow Technology Enables Recyclable Flexible Plastic Packaging

    The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) is introducing a new member of the recently launched RecycleReady Technology, which enables the recyclability of polyethylene-based barrier packaging as part of existing grocery store drop-off recycling programs. Read More

  • Dow and Nordmeccanica Announce a New Revolutionary Lamination Technology in Solventless Adhesives

    Dow's SYMBIEX™ Solventless Adhesives and Nordmeccanica's Duplex SL One Shot™ offer a revolutionary lamination technology with advancements in both adhesive and machinery hardware. Read More

“At Dow, we are focused on developing the most sustainable plastic packaging solutions and helping our customer’s improve the sustainability profile of their packaging.”

Jeff Wooster, Global Sustainability Director for
Dow Packaging & Specialty Plastics
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