Dow promotes voluntary project Clean Games
Dow and Clean Games project partner to collect and sort litter in Moscow’s Filevskiy Park
Moscow - September 16, 2019 - Dow employees will join the local authorities and volunteers to clean the Filevskiy Park of Moscow and the surrounding riverbanks of the Moskva River during a competition open to the public organized by Clean Games on September 21. The event will be an opportunity for to all participants to learn how to handle and sort waste properly.
Team Dow invites everyone to join the event and contribute the effort, learn useful information, meet other volunteers and have a good time with families and friends. Click here to register for the event, which will take place on September 21, 11:00 – 15:00 in Filevskiy Park, Filevskiy Boulevard 1, Moscow.
“At Dow, we are committed to make circular economy happen with concrete actions, in addition to promoting it with words and enabling it with science and solutions,” said Arthur Eritspokhov, regional leader of Dow in Russia and the CIS. “The Clean Games project is one of the examples of the Company’s commitments taken. One of the objectives of this event is to raise awareness and encourage everyone to stop littering, minimize waste and sort it for further processing and recycling.”
In 2019, Dow announced its leading role in the formation of a Global Alliance to End Plastic Waste recently and released its annual Sustainability Report highlighting progresses towards its 2025 Sustainability Goals.
About Dow in Russia and CIS
Dow has been present in Russia and the CIS since 1974. The Company today gathers around 300 employees at 4 main locations, including 2 manufacturing sites Finndisp in Ramenskoye and joint venture Dow Izolan in Vladimir, serving customers in the: consumer care, infrastructure and packaging industries. Dow operates 38 manufacturing sites in 15 countries across Europe, Middle-East, Africa and India, and delivered pro forma net sales of $17.4 billion in 2018. More about Dow in Russia and the CIS www.dow.ru.
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