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Dow Performance Silicones Launches New Silicone Masterbatch with Stable, Efficient Slip Performance for Form-Fill-Seal (FFS) Packaging at Fakuma 2018

Oct 15 2018
Dow Performance Silicones, a global business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, is introducing here at Fakuma 2018 in Nexeo Solutions’ stand (#A3-3217) DOW CORNING™ MB25-235 Masterbatch, a new silicone-based technology that significantly reduces the coefficient of friction (COF) of low density polyethylene (LDPE) film to optimize flexible packaging production.

New Glass Bonding Adhesive Wins Innovation Recognition

Sep 05 2018
BETASEAL™ 16709 glass bonding adhesive from Dow Automotive has been named a winner in the second annual 2018 Adhesives & Sealants Council Innovation Awards competition. It was also named a finalist by the 2017 R&D 100 Awards judges.

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.
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