Dow to present global trends of polymer industry at Packaging Innovation Conference in Kiev

Circular economy, recyclable solutions for food packaging, carbon footprint reduction

Kyiv, Ukraine - May 27, 2021 - Dow is participating in the International Packaging Innovations Conference 2021 to be held on May 27, 2021, at the Depot Conference Hall in Kyiv. The program of the event will cover such topics as market trends, modern technologies and trends in packaging design, the latest approaches to the recovery and recycling of plastic waste. It has become a tradition for Dow to support the conference for leading packaging manufacturers and brand owners, representatives of polymer industry and specialists in waste recycling.

Oleksandr Aleksandrov, country manager of Dow in Ukraine, will talk about the Trends in flexible food packaging and share the Company's experience in the implementation of joint projects aimed at eliminating plastic waste and transitioning to a more circular economy.

"Creating recyclable and reusable packaging is one of the key global trends in the transition to a circular economy and certainly a relevant issue for the Ukrainian market," said Oleksandr Aleksandrov. "Dow is working globally with partners to create recyclable, flexible packaging with the smallest carbon footprint, offering solutions for safe food packaging with reliable integrity, long shelf life and food waste prevention."

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 3 main locations: Moscow (Russia), Kiev (Ukraine) and Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan). In addition to its representation offices, Dow has two manufacturing facilities in Ramenskoye (Moscow Region) for the production of polymer dispersions, and in Vladimir, a joint venture Dow Izolan, state-of-the-art manufacturing plant for the production of polyurethane systems. More about Dow in Russia and the CIS on www.dow.ru.

About Dow
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth. The Company’s ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration with our partners. Dow’s portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in 2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit www.dow.com or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.

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