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Dow Polyurethanes to Present its Long-lasting Solutions at World of Concrete

Published on 2017-01-12. Author : SpecialChem

Dow Polyurethanes at World of Concrete
Dow Polyurethanes at World of Concrete
MIDLAND, Mich. -- Dow Polyurethanes will showcase its long-lasting Durable Science solutions such as polymer concrete repair, pre-cast concrete and waterproofing coatings at World of Concrete from January 17-20 in Las Vegas, Nevada in booth S12607.

"With America's renewed focus on infrastructure investment, Dow's material science know-how puts us in the middle of the conversation – and at the forefront of the solution," stated Doug Todd, marketing director, Dow Polyurethanes. "In particular, our high-performing polyurethane technologies for road and bridge repair are already helping put America on the road to recovery."

High Performing, Durable Solutions

Polyurethane technology is well established in construction and infrastructure markets due to its workability, flexibility, mechanical properties and good adhesion to a variety of substrates. Dow offers a comprehensive range of polyurethane solutions for differentiated concrete applications.

It Offers wide range of performance and formulation benefits.

  • Rapid return to service after repair
  • Durability and resistance to corrosion
  • In-mold solutions with improved solvent resistance
  • Low viscosity, base resin for sealants requiring good joint mobility and excellent adhesion to concrete
  • Desirable processing and reactivity for use in moisture-cure systems

Representatives will also be available during World of Concrete, Jan. 17-20 at Booth S12607.

About Dow Polyurethanes

Dow Polyurethanes develops and delivers a broad portfolio of technologies and customized solutions to customers in a variety of industries under its DurableScience, ComfortScience and InsulationScience category brands. Applications range from industrial and infrastructure solutions, to consumer comfort solutions in flooring, furniture bedding and footwear, to energy-efficient insulation materials. The business manufactures and sells key chemical components as well as fully-formulated polyurethane systems for rigid, semi-rigid and flexible foams, and coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers and composites. Dow is the world's largest producer of propylene oxide (PO), propylene glycol (PG), and polyether polyols, and is a leading producer of quality aromatic isocyanates, such as MDI. Striving to meet the specific needs of its customers in their local geographic regions, Dow Polyurethanes operates a global network of production sites and systems houses, as well as innovation and service centers. The business has an ongoing initiative to lead the industry in providing high-performance products that meet critical market needs and contribute to a more comfortable, healthier and resilient society.

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high-growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture. In 2015, Dow had annual sales of nearly $49 billion and employed approximately 49,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 product families are manufactured at 179 sites in 35 countries across the globe. On June 1, 2016, Dow became the 100 percent owner of Dow Corning Corporation’s silicones business, a global company with sales of greater than $4.5 billion in 2015, 25 manufacturing sites in 9 countries and approximately 10,000 employees worldwide. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted.

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Source: Dow Polyurethanes
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