Dow employees share a passion for the sciences


Dow UK is recognised as Top Employer 2017


Dow Building Solutions wins prestigious contracts in London for roof insulation


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Our region is part of Dow’s DNA. The first Henry Dow, ancestor of our original founder, came from Norfolk in South East England.

Our workforce is a diverse, vibrant and dedicated community, providing challenging and stimulating employment opportunities. We do not seek to impose boundaries, but rather to provide the freedom to inspire and develop new roles and skills in our employees.

At Dow we strive for a close and collaborative approach to helping our customers. Dow in the UK and Ireland combines the power of science and technology to bring innovative solutions to a variety of industries - such as: packaging, building and construction, oil and gas, agriculture, water, and energy.

News Articles

  • Barry Employees Support Action for Children with Newly Refurbished Sensory Room

    The latest in an established programme of community relations activities has seen employees at the Barry site partner with Action for Children’s Vale Short Breaks. Read More

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    Dow Building Solutions wins three prestigious contracts in London for its XENERGY™ SL Roof insulation

    Dow Building Solutions has secured three business wins in London for XENERGY™ SL – the new high performance, flame-retarded, XPS roof insulation product that was launched last year. Read More

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    Birch Vale hopes to encourage young people to take up a career in the sciences

    Demonstrating Dow’s continued desire to reach out and inspire the next generation of STEM industries, 23 pupils from New Mills School were invited to Dow Birch Vale’s leading-edge facility to experience how the products developed at the site are used in industry. As Klaus Riber, site leader, explained; “New Mills were organising a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) day and were keen for us to be involved – we of course were happy to facilitate a day with the pupils.” Read More

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    XENERGY™ SL is specified for major new construction programme in Yorkshire schools

    Dow Building Solutions’ highly moisture-resistant flat roof insulation, XENERGY™SL, has been specified for one of the largest new, educational buildings projects in the UK. Read More