Dow Supports Songkran Activities in Map Ta Phut and Ban Chang Communities
RAYONG - April 30, 2017 -
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. Every year during this Thai Traditional New Year's festival, Dow Thailand Group has continuously supported and actively partaken in Songkran activities in Rayong province as a way to show respect and to strengthen relationships with neighboring communities.
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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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