DOW THAILAND GROUP

Throughout 50 years of business existence in Thailand, we have taken seriously safety and environmental concerns in parallel with the corporate citizen’s roles in society. We are commited to innovating for life enhancement.


NEWS ARTICLES

  • WE Are Innovators

    Population growth and a number of global issues have resulted in the exploitation of natural resources coupled with increased waste which is often badly-managed. This can cause air pollution and threaten the availability of natural resources. The young generation will help tackle these challenges by innovating in different areas such as food, energy and environment. Read More

  • AMATA-SCG-Dow to Launch the First Recycled Plastic Roads in Industrial Estate

    The AMATA Corporation Public Company Limited, Chemicals Business, SCG and Dow Thailand Group recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to develop the first recycled plastic roads in industrial estate in Thailand. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Engages Volunteers in Collecting Plastic Debris on ICC Day for 16 Consecutive Years under #PullingOurWeight Campaign

    The wave of marine debris is currently a rising concern for the global community. The issue has escalated and received a lot of attention from people around the world. More than 100,000 volunteers in over 100 countries have participated annually in the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) which is the world's largest, one-day volunteer effort to clean up the marine environment along beaches, rivers, lakes and canals in order to show their commitment to cleaner waterways on the third Saturday of September. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Awarded for Outstanding Organization for Serving Children and Youth at National Youth Day 2018

    Dow Thailand Group has been recognized as an outstanding organization after receiving an Award for Serving Children and Youth in Mathematics, Science, Computer and Technology at National Youth Day 2018. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Celebrates ‘Dow Chemistry Classroom 2018’ Success

    Dow Thailand Group, in collaboration with the Chemical Society of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of Prof. Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn Walailak and the National Science Museum (NSM), has trained over 400 teachers across Thailand on small-scale chemistry laboratory techniques through the “Dow Chemistry Classroom (DCC)” project. Read More

  • Dow Joins Forces with Public and Private Sectors in “Pudorn Reforestation Project” to Support Eco-tourism in Honor of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit

    Dow Thailand Group, in collaboration with the Ban Chang community and its affiliates, hosted the “Pudorn Reforestation Project” in Ban Chang district, Rayong province to help conserve the area and promote eco-tourism. The project aims to honor Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, queen consort of King Rama IX, on the occasion of her 86th birthday known as Thai Mother’s Day. Read More

  • Dow Joins Forces with Public Sector to Unveil Dow Chemical for Sustainable Industry Phase 4

    Developing Thailand’s industries requires supportive collaboration from public and private sectors in order to achieve Industry 4.0 for the country’s greater competitive advantage. Read More

  • The Dow Chemical Company and SCG Turn Recycled Plastics into Roads in Thailand

    Dow Thailand Group and SCG announced a joint effort to turn recycled plastics into asphalt roads which will help reduce plastic marine debris, enhance road performance and potentially reduce greenhouse gas emissions during road construction. Read More

  • Dow Thailand engages volunteers in a decade-long mangrove forestation

    Data from the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources shows that the number of mangrove forests in Thailand has dropped tremendously from the year 2000 to 2009. This calls for urgent mangrove forest preservation from the surrounding communities as mangrove is a natural source of food, tin, fuel, habitat for plants and animals, and a fishing area for the local people. It also acts as a buffer for coastal erosion, an absorber of waste water and carbon dioxide, and a producer of oxygen. Read More

  • Public private and civil society partner for sustainable plastic and waste management

    Being ranked 6th out of 192 countries as the major contributor of ocean debris, Thailand’s ocean waste remains an unresolved critical issue. Data shows that within the country’s 23 coastal provinces there is approximately 11.47 million tons of waste, more than 14 per cent of which (about 1.55 million tons) is plastic. Read More

  • Dow Volunteers Join Forces in Building Dow’s 36th Habitat House for Underprivileged Families

    Mr. Decha Panichayapichet, Site Director of Dow Thailand Group, together with more than 60 Dow volunteers joined hands in building a decent, hygienic, and safe house for the family of Ms. Liam Sawaengha in Map-Ta-Phut sub-district, Rayong province, who is the owner of Dow’s 36th Habitat House. In the event, Mr. Tawin Photibuatong, Map Ta Phut City Mayor, also presided over the opening ceremony and congratulated with the new homeowner. Read More

  • Dow English Kids Camp Enhances Rayong Children’s English Competency

    Dow Thailand Group led by Poranee Kongamornpinyo, Public Affairs Director, in collaboration with Andrew Biggs Academy organized the ‘Safety First - Dow English Kids Camp’ under the 10th English Experience for Kids program for 200 children at 8-12 years of age in Rayong province. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project SE

    Dow Thailand Renovates School’s Playground to Enhance Children’s Safety

    Dow Thailand Group led by Jittima Deeprasertwong (6th from right), Specialty Elastomers Production Leader, together with more than 30 Dow volunteers organized the “Playground Renovation for Safety” which is the 22nd activity under the “Neighbor Care” project at Watprachummitbamrung School, Ban Chang district, Rayong province. Read More

  • V ChEPC

    Dow Enhances Chemical Engineering Professions for 11 Consecutive Years

    Dow Thailand Group, led by Nattapong Jirawattanaworakul, Site Public Affairs Manager, presented a 500,000-baht scholarship to Pracha Rittipon, Director of Maptaphut Technical College. Read More

  • Habitat House Handover

    Dow Thailand Hands over 35th House to Underprivileged Family

    Ms. Yukultorn Panichayapichet, Culture Change & Learning Group and Site Infrastructure Leader of Dow Thailand Group, together with Mr. Thana Chaichanpanit, Executive Director of Munkong Steel Co., Ltd., and Mr. Adul Bumrungsuntorn, Mayor of Nongtapan Sub-district Administrative Organization, handed over the 35th Dow’s Habitat house which is decent, hygienic, and safe to the family of Ms. Orapin Srirat in Baan Kai district, Rayong province. Read More

  • Children

    Dow supports the Path to Success for Thai Youth in the Era of Thailand 4.0

    “Children are the future of the nation” or “Today’s children are tomorrow’s adults” are commonly-used phrases that reflect how one nation’s future depends on the quality of their youth. Children are like white canvas waiting to be painted by adults. Read More

  • Dow 50th Anniversary

    Dow Thailand celebrates its 50th anniversary and its 30th anniversary of SCG-DOW Group Partnership

    Dow Thailand celebrated the 50th anniversary of its footprint in Thailand and the 30th anniversary of SCG-Dow Group at the Athenee Hotel in Bangkok. Read More

  • Dow Thailand hands over 50 Water Filtration Machines

    Dow Thailand hands over 50 Water Filtration Machines and one Mobile Water Filtration Unit to the Thai Red Cross Society

    Mr. Andrew Liveris together with project partners - Unitech Company and Water Net Company, handed over 50 water filtration machines using Dow’s Ultrafiltration and Reverse Osmosis technology to 50 underprivileged schools and a new mobile water filtration unit, worth USD 200,000 or approximately 6.5 million baht to Dr. Amnat Balee, Director of the Relief and Community Health Bureau. Read More

  • Global Innovation for Local Business Advancement

    Dow and Thanavut introduced Polyurea Spray Elastomer - high performance protective coatings for industrial use

    Dow Thailand Group and Thanavut Composite Company Limited, today introduced Polyurea spray elastomer, coating solutions that have been developed to protect and extend the life of substrates. Read More

  • Polyurea spray elastomer

    Dow Introduced Global Innovation for Local Business Advancement

    Dow Thailand Group and Thanavut Composite Company Limited, today introduced Polyurea spray elastomer, coating solutions that have been developed to protect and extend the life of substrates. Read More

  • Eco Factory Award

    All Dow Thailand’s Plants Qualified for Eco Factory Award

    Dow Thailand Group received the Eco Factory Awards at Eco Innovation Forum 2017, an annual academic seminar hosted by The Industrial Environmental Institute, The Federation of Thai Industries, and The Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand. Read More

  • World’s Largest Single-Day Beach Cleanup

    Dow Thailand together with IEAT and Manufacturers Remove over 6,500 Kg of Trash in Rayong as Part of World’s Largest Single-Day Beach Cleanup

    Dow Thailand Group led by Phayoongsak Pisanpattanakul, Polymer Manufacturing Director and Production Leader of Polyethylene Plant, rallied around 900 volunteers in Ocean Conservancy’s 15th International Coastal Cleanup presided over by Surasak Charoensirichote, Rayong Governor, to stem the tide against marine litter. Read More

  • Green Industry Level 4 Awards

    8 Plants of Dow Thailand Receive Green Industry Level 4 Awards from Ministry of Industry

    Mr. Henry Ling, Site Director of Dow Thailand Group, received the ‘Green Industry Level 4 (Green Culture)’ awards from Mr. Mongkol Pruekwattana, Director-General of Department of Industrial Works, Ministry of Industry, in the Green Industry Sustainable Development seminar at Thai Army Club (Viphavadi). Read More

  • Center for Advanced Analytical Technology

    Dow Opened Center for Advanced Analytical Technology to Springboard Thailand’s Industry 4.0

    From the governmental policy to accelerate Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC) with a budget of 1.5 trillion baht within five years (2017-2021), the main focus has been a development of infrastructure in large industrial cities which are Rayong, Chonburi, and Chachoengsao provinces. Read More

  • Habitat for Humanity Thailand

    Dow Thailand Hands over 2 Houses to Underprivileged Families

    Mr. Henry Ling, Site Director of Dow Thailand Group, handed over 2 Dow’s Habitat houses to the family of Mr. Amnat Waewsieng and the family of Ms. Bangorn Charoenkong in Rayong province. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project

    Dow Thailand Renovates Ban Chang Hospital’s Water Filtration System Building

    Dow Thailand Group led by Sutin Prapaitrakool, Supply Chain and Site Logistics Leader, together with more than 30 Dow volunteers organized the “Water Filtration System Building Renovation” which is the 21st activity under the “Neighbor Care” project at Ban Chang Hospital, Ban Chang district, Rayong province. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Jointly Develops Local Business and Products

    Dow Thailand Jointly Develops Local Business and Products

    Dow Thailand Group, in collaboration with the Department of Industrial Promotion and Central Group jointly declared intention to develop local business and products from Rayong province and Somdej Phra Srinagarindra Boromarajajonani Park project into social enterprise to drive sustainable growth. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Ignites Youth’s Career Inspiration

    Dow Thailand Group led by Juntana Chinwonno, Human Resources Manager, and Suppakorn Nitisiri, Thailand STEM Ambassador, in collaboration with Institute of Vocational Education: Eastern Region led by Songpol Tanomwong, Deputy Director of Rayong Technical College, organized the ‘Fundamental Industrial Safety Management’ training to 40 high vocational students of Rayong Technical College in Rayong province where the pilot project has been launched. Read More

  • “Dow Chemistry Classroom” Expanded to Elementary School Level, Inspiring the Love of Science among Thai Youth

    Since 2013, “Dow Chemistry Classroom” project has successfully trained science teachers from secondary schools in Rayong and been expanded nationwide. Read More

  • Dow Chemistry Classroom

    “Dow Chemistry Classroom” Expanded to Elementary School Level, Inspiring the Love of Science among Thai Youth

    Dow Thailand Group, Chemical Society of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of Prof. Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn Walailak, National Science Museum (NSM), and Rayong Elementary Educational Area District Office 1 continue “Dow Chemistry Classroom” project by setting the small-scale chemistry laboratory training for elementary school teachers for the first time. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project

    Dow Thailand Continues Grooming Youth’s Safety Awareness

    Dow Thailand Group led by Sakarin Ackkawootwanit, EHS Regulatory Affairs Leader, together with more than 40 Dow volunteers organized the “Safety School” activity under the “Neighbor Care” project at Ban Klong Bang Pai School, Ban Chang district, Rayong province. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project

    Dow Thailand Underpins Profession in Communities

    Dow Thailand Group led by Songpol Pringprayong, Production Leader of Synthetic Latex Emulsion Plant, Acrylic Emulsion Plant, and Poly-Acrylic Acid Plant, together with more than 80 volunteers from Dow and the community committee participated in the “Mushroom Nursery for Communities” activity under the “Neighbor Care” project in Mapchalood, Rayong province. Read More

  • English Experience for Kids

    Dow Thailand Continues Enhancing Rayong Children’s English Competency

    Dow Thailand organized the 8th English Experience for Kids program at Sripat Auditorium at Wat Ban Chang School to enhance English proficiency of 120 young children in Ban Chang district. Read More

  • World Environment Day

    Dow Thailand Continues Expanding Green Protection Strips on World Environment Day

    On the World Environment Day, Dow Thailand Group led by Mr. Narin Wongtanasirikul, Responsible Care Leader, together with Community Advisory Panel, and volunteers from the U.S. Embassy totaling 300 people held the mangrove-tree planting activity under “Dow Thailand’s Golden Jubilee: Following the King Bhumibol’s Footprints” theme around the Remembrance Lhuangprasae Battleship area in Rayong province. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project CCLG

    Dow Thailand Encourages Love of Reading Habit among Young Children

    Dow Thailand Group led by Yukultorn Panichayapichet, Culture Change & Learning Group and Site Infrastructure Leader, together with 20 Dow volunteers organized the “Clean & Safe Library” activity under the “Neighbor Care” project at Ban Payoon School in Ban Chang district, Rayong province. Read More

  • THAIFEX

    Dow and Munkong Steel Showcase Polyurethane Innovation at THAIFEX

    Dow Thailand Group and Munkong Steel joined hands to showcase polyurethane innovation at THAIFEX-World of Food Asia 2017. Read More

  • EF Workshop

    Dow Thailand Hosts EF Workshop to Elevate Youth’s Success & Happiness in Rayong

    Dow Thailand Group led by Poranee Kongamornpinyo, Public Affairs Director, in collaboration with Rayong Executive Functions (EF) Partnership Network led by Dr. Thawatchai Uipanich, Deputy Director of Regional Education Office No.9, and Teerasak Poolklai, Director of Office of the Narcotics Control Board Section 2, hosted the 2017 EF workshop under DOW - EF Development for Successful Youth & Rayong Happiness project at Siamese Hotel Pattaya for 120 Change Agents who will further proactively develop and disseminate EF knowledge in communities. Read More

  • Habitat

    Dow Thailand’s Volunteers Joined Forces in 13th Habitat House Building for Underprivileged Families

    Dow’s Habitat House Project in 2017 marks the 13-year collaborative partnership between Dow Thailand Group and Habitat for Humanity Thailand. Read More

  • Workshop

    Dow Thailand hosts a workshop for nationwide science teachers for the first time to promote safe experiment method with less chemical use

    Dow Thailand Group, led by Poranee Kongamornpinyo, Public Affairs Director of Dow Thailand Group, in collaboration with Chemical Society of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of Prof. Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn Walailak, and National Science Museum (NSM) hosted ‘Small-scale Chemistry Laboratory Workshop IV’ activity under “Dow Chemistry Classroom” project. Read More

  • Chemical Engineering Professions

    Dow Enhances Chemical Engineering Professions for 10 Consecutive Years

    Dow Thailand Group, led by Poranee Kongamornpinyo, Public Affairs Director, presented a 500,000-baht scholarship to Maptaphut Technical College represented by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sophon Napathorn, Assistant to the Minister of Education, and Dr. Prachakom Chantarachit, Deputy Secretary-General of the Vocational Education Commission, at the Office of Vocational Education Commission, the Ministry of Education. Read More

  • Songkran

    Dow Supports Songkran Activities in Map Ta Phut and Ban Chang Communities

    Dow Thailand Group led by Nattapong Jirawattanaworakul, Site Public Affairs Manager, together with Dow volunteers participated in Songkran festival held by communities in Map Ta Phut and Ban Chang areas in Rayong. During April 5-21, Dow volunteers had participated in the activities and supported more than 240,000 baht across 47 communities. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project - PE

    Dow Thailand Enriches Traffic Safety at Police Station

    Dow Thailand Group led by Phayoongsak Pisanpattanakul, Polymer Manufacturing Director & Production Leader of Polyethylene Plant, together with more than 40 volunteers from Dow and Huaypong Provincial Police Station joined force in the “Traffic Sign Improvement” activity under the “Neighbor Care” project at Huaypong Provincial Police Station in Rayong by repainting the footpaths to enhance traffic safety in the police station and surrounding areas. Read More

  • Train-the-Trainer III Workshop

    “Dow Chemistry Classroom” Organizes Train-the-Trainer III Workshop to Strengthen the National Network of Science Teachers

    Dow Thailand Group, in collaboration with Chemical Society of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of Prof. Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn Walailak, and National Science Museum (NSM), held “Train-the-Trainer III” workshop for 29 role-model science teachers from all three generations of Dow Chemistry Classroom project. Read More

  • Dow and Thai Red Cross Provide Clean Drinking Water for Remote Students

    On the World Water Day, Dow Thailand Group, together with Thai Red Cross’s Relief and Community Health Bureau, Dow Water & Process Solutions, Unitech Co., Ltd, and Water Net PLC., announced the collaboration in the MOU signing ceremony of “Thai Red Cross - Dow Clean Drinking Water for Remote Schools” project. Read More

  • Good Governance Awards

    15 Plants of Dow Thailand Receive 2016 Good Governance Awards for Environmental and Safety Excellence

    Dow Thailand Group received the 2016 Good Governance Awards for Environmental and Safety Excellence, known as ‘Green Star Award’ for 15 plants and ‘Gold Star Award’ as extra recognition of companies which have received the Green Star Awards for 6 consecutive years for 11 plants, from Dr. Verapong Chaiperm, Governor of Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (I-EA-T) at Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate Office in Rayong province. Read More

  • Dow and Thai Red Cross provide clean drinking water for remote students

    Dow Thailand Group, together with Thai Red Cross’s Relief and Community Health Bureau, Dow Water & Process Solutions, Unitech Co., Ltd, and Water Net PLC., funded “Thai Red Cross - Dow Clean Drinking Water for Remote Schools” project to install drinking water filtration machines and implement an effective maintenance system for 50 remote schools nationwide. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Hosts 16th Customer Appreciation Golf Tournament

    Dow Thailand Group led by Jirasak Singmaneechai (2nd right), Managing Director, hosted an annual friendly golf tournament during its Customer Appreciation Day 2017. Held for 16 consecutive years, the event marked as an appreciation to the company’s valued customers for their strong and continual support in business partnership. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Receives Professor Dr. Tab Nilanidhi Foundation’s Award

    Poranee Kongamornpinyo, Public Affairs Director of Dow Thailand Group, received the 2016 Outstanding Organization in Promoting Science Education in Thailand Award from The Professor Dr. Tab Nilanidhi Foundation. Read More

  • Neighbor Care Project SE

    Dow Thailand Fortifies Rayong Children's Food Sanitation at School

    Dow Thailand Group led by Tawee Sakulkoakiet, Production Leader of Specialty Elastomers Plant, together with 55 Dow volunteers organized the “Canteen for Happiness” activity under the “Neighbor Care” project at Watsamnakkaton School in Sumnaktorn Sub-district, Ban Chang, Rayong in order to renovate the canteen and improve the landscape in the school which helped enhance food sanitation and safety of students and teachers. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Sponsors 49th International Chemistry Olympiad in Thailand

    Jirasak Singmaneechai, Managing Director of Dow Thailand Group, and Rebecca Bentley, Dow Chemical’s Corporate Communications Global Director, donated 1,000,000 THB as sponsorship to the 49th International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) Steering Committee represented by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sittiwat Lertsiri, Dean of the Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, and President of the 49th International Chemistry Olympiad, at Dow Thailand’s headquarters. Read More

  • Cardiac Children Foundation of Thailand through ‘Heart-to-Heart’ Campaign

    Jirasak Singmaneechai, Managing Director of Dow Thailand Group, together with employees donated 1,000,000 THB to the Cardiac Children Foundation of Thailand under the Royal Patronage of H.R.H. Princess Galyani Vadhana Krom Luang Naradhiwas Rajanagarindra represented by Emeritus Professor Dr. Boonchob Pongpanich, Chairman of the foundation, at Dow Thailand’s headquarters. Read More

  • Rayong Province and Dow Thailand Synergize 17 Agencies under “Rayong EF Partnership Network” to Elevate Youth’s Success

    Rayong Province and Dow Thailand Group joined forces with other 17 agencies under “Rayong EF Partnership Network” in signing a memorandum of understanding of DOW - EF Development for Successful Youth & Rayong Happiness with the aim to instill EF (Executive Functions of the brain) as a basis for children development and upbringing. Read More

  • Scholarship

    Dow Thailand Presents 8 Scholarships to Undergraduate Students

    Jirasak Singmaneechai, Managing Director of Dow Thailand Group, presented the scholarships of the total amount of THB 160,000 to 8 undergraduate students from 5 universities Read More

  • The Winning Teacher from DOW-CST Award 2016 Received Royal Trophy from Prof. Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn Walailak at PACCON 2017

    Dow Thailand Group led by Chatchai Luanpolcharoenchai, Commercial Director (3rd from left), and Chemical Society of Thailand congratulated Saranrom Yingsuk, a science teacher from Prachinratsadornamroong School, Prachin Buri Province, whose 'The Effects of Pressure and Temperature on the Equilibrium’ project won the ‘DOW-CST Award 2016’- a small-scale chemistry laboratory contest under Dow Chemistry Classroom - upon receiving the royal trophy from Prof. Dr. H.R.H. Princess Chulabhorn Walailak at Pure and Applied Chemistry International Conference 2017 (PACCON 2017). Read More

  • 8 tips from ‘Dow Chemistry Classroom’ that will change your view of science study

    “When we were young, we may wonder how rainbows appear in the sky or why trees are green. These queries are all related to science. Though we may lose interest in questioning things when we grow up, but it is believed that deep down, the interest is still within us.” Read More

  • Dow Volunteers Get Together in Paying Tribute to His Majesty King Bhumibol

    Rayong, December 14, 2016 – Mr. Henry Ling, Site Director of Dow Thailand Group, together with more than 150 volunteers joined force in the “Get together: Dedicated to Great King Rama IX” project to improve the landscape of Dok Krai Reservoir at Pluak Daeng Royal Development Service Center under His Majesty’s Initiatives where King Bhumipol Adulyadej used to visit in 1980. Read More

  • Dow Thailand Scholarship in 2016

    Dow Thailand Group led by Mr. Henry Ling, Site Director, presented the scholarships of the total amount of THB 50,000 to 10 underprivileged students studying at the high vocational schools in the eastern region whose academic performances and behaviors are recognized. Read More