Sustainability in building


Enabling the creation of sustainable, energy-efficient homes, buildings and structures.

Sustainable building solutions from DOW

At Dow Building Solutions, sustainability is part of our business model. Whether it’s reducing CO2 emissions at our production facilities or innovating new technologies for energy-efficient homes and structures, we’re actively working to build a better planet.

BLUEDGE Polymeric Flame Retardant Technology

BLUEDGE Polymeric Flame Retardant Technology was invented by Dow as a challenge to find a more sustainable flame retardant solution for polystyrene foam. It is a stable polymer with an enhanced Environment, Health & Safety profile.

Green building certifications

Access resources for LEED and other green building certification credits.

Green building certifications

A commitment to sustainable buildings
Better building codes steel our cities against climate impacts
USGBC podcast features changemaker Shawn Hunter & lifecycle assessment