Dow is a diversified chemical company that combines the power of science and technology with the “Human Element” to constantly improve what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability  to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. Dow’s portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses deliver a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 160 countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy, coatings and agriculture. The company’s more than 5,000 products are manufactured at 197 sites in 36 countries across the globe. The company’s operating segments include Electronic and Functional Materials, Coatings and Infrastructure Solutions, Agricultural Sciences, Performance Materials, Performance Plastics, and Feedstocks and Energy.
CEO: Andrew N. Liveris; Revenues: $57.16 Billion (2013); Employees: 52,743 (2013)
Climate and Energy Targets
Greenhouse gases: Since 1990, Dow has prevented over 200 million metric tons of GHG emissions from entering the atmosphere and has decreased their manufacturing energy intensity (BTUs/pound of product) more than 40%, saving the company more than $24 billion and 5,200 trillion BTUs.
Dow’s current commitments include:
Did You Know?
Dow is engaged in a wide range of climate and clean energy-related initiatives. You can read more about many of them here: Dow: Addressing Global Needs 
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Dow is a diversified chemical company that produces plastics, chemicals, and agricultural products
Dow is a leading diversified chemical company that combines human innovation, science, and technology to deliver products and services in about 160 countries. With annual sales of $54 billion and 46,000 employees worldwide, the Midland, Michigan-based company helps provide a range of products and services, including fresh water, food, pharmaceuticals, paints, packaging, and personal care products. Visit the Dow website for more information .
Dow Chemical and Climate Change:
Since 1990, Dow has reduced its absolute greenhouse gas emissions by more than 20 percent, a more rapid reduction than required by Kyoto Protocol targets. Through its conservation and efficiency efforts, Dow has reduced its energy usage by 1,400 trillion BTUs since 1994, equal to the electricity used by California households for 16 months. These actions by Dow have resulted in preventing 70 million metric tons of carbon dioxide from entering the atmosphere.