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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.

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™.

Dow Automotive Systems Honored by Honda Brazil

Jun 06, 2018

Dow Automotive Systems recently received top supplier recognition from Honda Brazil for excellence in quality and delivery. This is the second year in a row that Dow has received top honors from Honda Brazil.

New 30-Minute Drive-Away BETASEAL™ Xpress30 Makes Automotive Glass Replacement Quicker and Easier

Apr 19, 2018

BETASEAL™ Xpress30 from Dow Automotive Systems, a new adhesive for automotive glass replacement, provides the performance characteristics that installers prefer as well as a quick 30-minute drive-away time.

Dow´s Klebstoffe Technologien sind entscheidend für die Gestaltung neuer Elektrotaxis

Apr 16, 2018

Die Expertise von Dow Automotive im Bereich Struktur- und Glasverklebung spielte eine entscheidende Rolle bei der Konzeption und Entwicklung der neuen elektrischen TX-Taxis von LEVC (London EV Company).

Dow Bonding Solutions Key in Driving Design of New Electric Taxis

Apr 16, 2018

Dow Automotive's structural and glass bonding expertise played a critical role in the design and development by the LEVC (London EV Company) of its new range-extended electric TX taxis.

Structural Adhesive Joining Solutions Enhance Lightweight Module Construction

Mar 12, 2018

Dow Automotive Systems is leveraging its existing structural adhesives portfolio as well as its development expertise to offer BETAFORCE™, BETAMATE™ and BETASEAL™ solutions that enhance lightweight module construction.

Dow Technology Recognized with 2018 JEC Innovation Award

Mar 07, 2018

The new carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) rear wall structure developed for the Audi A8 and powered by Dow has won the JEC Innovation Award in the Automotive Process Category.

Bonding and Sealing of Battery Pack Assemblies Help Ensure Long-life Components Operation

Mar 06, 2018

Battery packs for electric vehicle platforms consist of many different substrates. Assembling and sealing them is critical for temperature management, durability and reliable operation.

Dow Presents Paper with Audi AG at JEC World 2018

Mar 01, 2018

High-volume manufacturing of complex CFRP components is now possible. Composite-based design coupled with innovative, cost-efficient production technologies is enabling mass production of large, lightweight, complex carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP) components for passenger vehicles.

Aston Martin and Dow Partnership Fast Tracks Innovation and Engineering Excellence

Feb 28, 2018

Aston Martin and Dow have announced the continuation of their successful technical development partnership, paving the way for further joint advancement to drive innovation and engineering excellence.

Dow Automotive Systems Named a 2018 PACE Award Finalist

Nov 09, 2017

New technology from Dow Automotive Systems that enables the processing speed and recyclability needed to utilize carbon fiber composites in mass production has been selected as a 2018 Automotive News PACE Award finalist.

Dow Adhesives Pass New Flammability Standards for Rail Applications

Oct 18, 2017

Recent flammability tests show three grades of Dow BETAMATE structural adhesives pass the 2018 EN45545-2 Norm for use in railway vehicles.

Twenty Dow Technologies Named to R&D 100 Award Finalists List

Sep 19, 2017

Twenty innovative new products from The Dow Chemical Company, a subsidiary of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), were named finalists for the 2017 R&D 100 Awards. The R&D 100 Awards, a signature program of R&D Magazine, is designed to identify and celebrate the top 100 revolutionary technologies introduced during the past year. Winners of the R&D 100 Awards will be announced in November 2017.

Visit Dow at SPE/ACCE 2017

Sep 06, 2017

Dow Automotive Systems is pleased to sponsor the 2017 Society of Plastics Engineers' Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition (SPE ACCE). Come see us and learn about our new advancements in composites and structural bonding.

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