Dow Thailand Hands over 35th House to Underprivileged Family
Ms. Yukultorn Panichayapichet (5th from right), Culture Change & Learning Group and Site Infrastructure Leader of Dow Thailand Group, together with Mr. Thana Chaichanpanit (4th from right), Executive Director of Munkong Steel Co., Ltd., and Mr. Adul Bumrungsuntorn (4th from left), 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. Munkong Steel, who is Dow’s business partner, provided the polyurethane insulation roof which helps save energy consumption and reduce room temperature to support the house construction this year.
The Dow’s Habitat House Project has been ongoing operated by Dow Thailand Group in collaborative partnership with Habitat for Humanity Thailand. Over the past 14 years, 1,209 Dow volunteers have participated in the project which helps uplift the community welfare to more than 661 Thai people nationwide.
Dow volunteers were building the new house.
Ms. Orapin Srirat and her old house
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.