The Dow Chemical Co., commonly referred to as Dow, is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States. As of 2007, it is the second-largest chemical manufacturer in the world by revenue (after BASF) and as of February 2009, the third-largest chemical company in the world by market capitalization. Dow manufactures plastics, chemicals, and agricultural products. With a presence in about 160 countries, it employs about 54,000 people worldwide. The company has seven different major operating segments, with a wide variety of products made by each one. Dows 2012 sales totaled approximately $57 billion. Dow has been called the "chemical companies chemical company" in that most of its sales are to other industries rather than end-users. Dow sells directly to end-users primarily in the human and animal health and consumer products markets. Dow is a large producer of plastics, polyurethane, polyethylene, polypropylene and synthetic rubber. It is also a major producer of ethylene oxide, various acrylates, surfactants, and cellulose resins. It produces agricultural chemicals including the pesticide Lorsban and consumer products including Styrofoam. Some Dow consumer products including Saran wrap, Ziploc bags and Scrubbing Bubbles were sold to S. C. Johnson & Son in 1997. In 2013, Dow had annual sales of more than $57 billion and employed approximately 53,000 people worldwide. The Companys more than 6,000 products are manufactured at 201 sites in 36 countries across the globe. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the worlds most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity.
The following is the list of scholars from Dow Chemical Company who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Dow Chemical Company that are published in OMICS International journals.