Dow Thailand Hands over 2 Houses to Underprivileged Families
RAYONG - July 24, 2017 -
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. The handover event was honorably witnessed by Mr. Surasak Charoensirichote, Rayong Governor. In 2017, 2 houses from Dow’s Habitat House Project, the 13-year collaborative partnership between Dow Thailand Group and Habitat for Humanity Thailand, were built by over 80 Dow volunteers and is also in line with Rayong province’s mission to uplift the community welfare in order to glorify His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s 65th birthday anniversary. So far, 31 houses have been complete in Rayong province since 2004.
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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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