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    The Dow Chemical Company (DOW)

    52.01 Up 0.09(0.17%) Nov 27, 1:01PM EST
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    The Dow Chemical Company
    2030 Dow Center
    Midland, MI 48674
    United States - Map
    Phone: 989-636-1000
    Website: http://www.dow.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Chemicals - Major Diversified
    Full Time Employees:51,635

    Business Summary 

    The Dow Chemical Company manufactures and supplies products that are used primarily as raw materials in the manufacture of customer products and services worldwide. It operates through Agricultural Sciences, Consumer Solutions, Infrastructure Solutions, Performance Materials & Chemicals, and Performance Plastics segments. The Agricultural Sciences segment provides crop protection and seed/plant biotechnology products and technologies, urban pest management solutions and healthy oils, insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, and seeds. The Consumer Solutions segment offers semiconductors and organic light-emitting diodes, and adhesives and foams used by the transportation industry; and cellulosics for pharmaceutical formulations and food solutions. It serves automotive, electronics and entertainment, healthcare and medical, and personal and home care goods markets. The Infrastructure Solutions segment provides architectural and industrial coating applications, building insulation, adhesives, and microbial protection products for the oil and gas industry; water purification and separation technologies, such as reverse osmosis membranes and ion exchange resins; and monomer products. The Performance Materials & Chemicals segment offers chlorine and caustic soda; chlorinated organic products and solutions; epoxy resins, curing agents, intermediates, and systems; industrial solutions; and propylene oxides, propylene glycols, polyether polyols, and aromatic isocyanates. The Performance Plastics segment provides elastomers, polyolefin plastomers, and ethylene propylene diene monomer elastomers; wire and cable insulation, semiconductive, and jacketing compound solutions, as well as bio-based plasticizers; acrylics, polyethylene, polyolefin emulsions, and polyolefin plastomers; and ethylene, propylene, benzene, butadiene, cumene, octene, aromatics co-products, and crude c4. The company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Midland, Michigan.

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    Corporate Governance 
    The Dow Chemical Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2015 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Andrew N. Liveris , 60
    Exec. Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Howard I. Ungerleider , 47
    Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer
    Mr. James R. Fitterling , 53
    Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer
    Mr. Charles J. Kalil , 63
    Exec. VP and Gen. Counsel
    Mr. Joseph E. Harlan , 56
    Vice Chairman and Chief Commercial Officer
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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