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Celebrating 70 years of Smart Lubrication™, MOLYKOTE™ brand specialty lubricants race into spotlight at 25th annual Brickyard 400

Aug 28 2018
MOLYKOTE™ lubricants regularly are used under the hood of driver Austin Dillon's racecar, but the 25th running of the Brickyard 400 on Sept. 9 brings the addition of MOLYKOTE™ branding on the side panels of the No. 3 Dow MOLYKOTE™ Chevrolet Camaro ZL1.

Dow Commercializes REACH-Compliant THIXON™ P-11-F and THIXON™ P-22 Primer Systems

Jun 29 2018
Rubber-to-metal bonding is essential for automotive under-the-hood, powertrain and chassis anti-vibration applications. Part of a product family from Dow that includes MEGUM™ and other THIXON™ rubber-to-substrate bonding agents, new THIXON P-11-F and P-22 primer systems provide outstanding performance and competitive cost with a REACH-compliant octylphenol-free formulation.

Dow Introduces New Generation of MEGUM™ Water-based Bonding Agents

Jun 29 2018
A viable alternative to solvent-based bonding agents for rubber-to-metal anti-vibration applications is now available from Dow. The new generation of MEGUM™ water-based primer and cover coat systems provides outstanding performance – equal to solvent-based formulations – with significantly reduced VOCs – all at a competitive cost.

Dow Spotlights Innovation at DKT 2018

Jun 13 2018
Dow Automotive will put innovation in the spotlight during the Deutsche Kautschuk-Tagung (DKT) 2018 conference taking place from 2 to 5 July 2018 in Nuremberg and will be present in Hall 12, Stand 347.

Celebrating 70 years of MOLYKOTE™ Smart Lubrication™

Jun 12 2018
Founded in 1948 by American scientist Alfred Sonntag with “miracle lubes” based on molybdenum disulfide (MoS2), specialty lubricant brand MOLYKOTE™ has long been a trusted partner to engineers and manufacturers, helping them meet the toughest, most complex technical design and lubrication challenges through Smart Lubrication™.
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