8 Plants of Dow Thailand Receive Green Industry Level 4 Awards from Ministry of Industry
BANGKOK - September 11, 2017 - 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). The awards were presented to eight plants of Dow Thailand Group – Polyol & Formulated Polyol Plant and Propylene Glycol Plant (Dow Chemical Thailand Limited), Polyethylene Plant (Siam Polyethylene Co., Ltd.), Polystyrene Plant (Polystyrene Plant Co., Ltd.), Ethylbenzene and Styrene Monomer Plant (Siam Styrene Monomer Co., Ltd.), Styrene-Butadiene Latex Plant and Specialty Elastomers Plant (Siam Synthetic Latex Co., Ltd.) and Propylene Oxide Plant (MTP HPPO Manufacturing Co., Ltd.).
The ‘Green Industry Level 4 (Green Culture)’ is to recognize entrepreneurs who demonstrate accountability on environmentally-friendly operations and sustainable development, continuous improvement in production process and environmental management, as well as social responsibility within and beyond the organization throughout the whole supply chain as an integral part of the organization’s culture.
About Dow Thailand Group
Consisting of Companies of Dow Chemical Thailand and the SCG-Dow Group, Dow Thailand Group, the leading science group of companies in Thailand, is the largest manufacturing base of Dow Chemical in the Asia-Pacific region and a leading importer of chemical products for diverse industries in Thailand, including those for agriculture and household pesticides. The group is committed to developing science-driven innovations and strives to form effective collaboration and networks to bring about sustainability for its business as well as society.
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