As the Official Carbon Partner of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, Dow used the Framework to increase education about sustainable building practices and solutions in Latin America.
July 23, 2017
The introduction of a practical emissions mitigation framework for the Olympic Games Rio 2016 has earned The Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Michigan, a win of its own — the Green Sports Alliance’s Environmental Innovator of the Year award.
Accella Performance Materials™ announced that its Accella Polyurethane Systems division has been recognized for exemplary efforts in improving environmental protection, health, safety and security (EHS&S) at its Rancho Cucamonga Facility in Rancho Cucamonga, California, by the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), the leading trade association representing specialty chemical manufacturers.
The current Industry Innovation Index study carried out by the Forsa institute on behalf of the specialty chemicals group ALTANA proves that there is a correlation between sustainability and innovative strength in German industry.
Our September issue features technology on recycled content- based polyols that impart critical paint performance properties, low-VOC benzoate coalescents for increased hardness of waterborne architectural coatings, a new plasticizer for soft PVC coatings, and more.