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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications to Exhibit at IEEE PES T&D Conference & Exposition

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Houston, TX – March 22, 2012 – Dow Electrical & Telecommunications will participate at IEEE PES Transmission and Distribution Conference and Exposition, May 7-10 in Orlando, FL.

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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications to Exhibit at Wire Dusseldorf 2012

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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications will participate at Wire Dusseldorf 2012 in Dusseldorf, Germany – 26-28 March.

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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications Announces Price Increase

Effective April 1st, 2012, Dow Electrical & Telecommunications (Dow E&T) will increase the prices of its products.

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Dow and Teknor Apex Announce Collaboration Agreement for Broad Range of Flexible Vinyl Applications

Houston, TX and Pawtucket, RI, U.S.A. – January 23, 2012 –A change is in the air when it comes to products produced with flexible vinyl compounds. Dow Electrical & Telecommunications (Dow E&T), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, and Teknor Apex Company are excited to announce a joint market development agreement for flexible vinyl in several application areas. Under a joint Collaboration Agreement, Teknor Apex was granted exclusive marketing rights in North America for flexible vinyl compounds containing DOW ECOLIBRIUM™ Bio-Based Plasticizers in certain applications such as consumer and industrial products, certain medical devices1, automotive components, and select wire and cable products. Teknor Apex plans to commercialize compounds made with DOW ECOLIBRIUM this year and will introduce the new compounds at NPE 2012 in April. 

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Uncomtech Signs Dow Inside Partnership Agreement

Dow Electrical & Telecommunications, a global leader in technology and material science solutions for the power and telecommunications industries, announced today at the 2011 Khimia exhibition in Moscow an agreement with Uncomtech Group to become a Dow Inside licensee. Uncomtech, the largest cable holding company in Russia based on copper conversion, joins Sevkabel Holding to become the second Dow Inside licensee in the Russian Federation.

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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications Announces Strategic Manufacturing Investments

As part of its commitment to develop breakthrough solutions for global energy needs, Dow Electrical & Telecommunications (Dow E&T), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, announced today a series of strategic investments in assets that serve customers in the wire and cable sector.
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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications Signs Multiple DOW INSIDE Licensees

Dow Electrical & Telecommunications (Dow E&T), a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, is demonstrating its ongoing commitment to the power, electronics and telecommunications industries through the signing of several DOW INSIDE license agreements with key customers in the strategic and fast-growing geographic regions of eastern Europe and Asia Pacific.
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Dow Electrical & Telecommunications Raises Price in North America

Dow Electrical & Telecommunications is announcing that effective October 1, 2011 prices for certain grades will be increasing in North America. The detail for products in the US and Canada is as follows: Read more…

Dow Wire & Cable Successfully Took Part in 2011 WIRE RUSSIA

Dow Wire & Cable, an international leader in technology and material science solutions for the power and telecommunications industries, took part in the 2011 WIRE RUSSIA International Exhibition, which took place on 23-25 May in the Expocenter, Moscow. In addition to displaying its full portfolio of proven products for reliable, long-life power cables as well as new innovations in next generation insulation compounds and bio-based solutions for building wire, Dow Wire & Cable announced the signature of a pivotal license agreement with Sevkabel Holding to become one of the first Dow Inside licensees worldwide.
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Dow Wire & Cable Set to Deliver the Experience of Dow Inside at CIRED 2011

Dow Wire & Cable today announced that it will participate at CIRED 2011 in Frankfurt, Germany (June 6-9, 2011), using the biennial forum for the international electricity distribution community to showcase innovations in its next-generation DOW ENDURANCE™ tree-retardant crosslinked polyethylene (TR-XLPE) compound, as well as the broad range of uses for DOW ECOLIBRIUM™ Bio-Based Plasticizers.
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Dow Wire & Cable to Exhibit at Wire Russia 2011

           Visit us in Hall 7.2 Stand B06 to find out more about our

full range of solutions for the power and telecommunications industries

Horgen, Switzerland – May 2, 2011 –Dow Wire & Cable will participate at Wire Russia 2011 in Moscow, Russia – 23-25 May – and will have experts on hand to talk about how the organization helps keep the lights on and keep people connected. A global leader in materials and technology for the power and telecommunications industries, Dow Wire & Cable will display its full portfolio of proven products for reliable, long-life power cables as well as new innovations in next generation insulation compounds and bio-based solutions for building wire.
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Damien Polansky Appointed to TIA Board

Dow Wire & Cable is proud to announce that Damien Polansky, Global Telecommunications Platform Leader, has been appointed to the board of the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA). TIA is the leading trade association representing the global information and communications technology industries through standards development, government affairs, business opportunities, market intelligence, certification and world-wide environmental regulatory compliance. Board members are selected from among member companies and are responsible for formulating policy.
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Simon Sutton Appointed to CIGRE Strategic Advisory Group for Insulating Materials

Dow Wire and Cable is proud to announce that Simon Sutton, European End-Use Marketing Manager, has been appointed to the CIGRE Strategic Advisory Group (SAG) for solid insulating materials. The SAG provides guidance to the Study Committee chairman and proposes topics for Working Groups within CIGRE’s Materials and Emerging Test Techniques Study Committee (SC D1) whose scope includes, amongst others, cable insulation, silicone rubber and epoxies.
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Brad Miller Joins Dow Wire & Cable As Global Marketing Director

Thursday, Jan 27, 2011

Dow Wire and Cable, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) and its subsidiaries, is happy to announce the appointment of Brad Miller as Global Marketing Director. In this role, Brad will drive strategic growth initiatives utilizing Dow Wire & Cable’s portfolio of products, technologies and power industry expertise. This will include executing global product launches for solutions in the traditional power and alternative energy industries as well as market segments like personal electronics, building & construction and transportation wires, cables and accessories.
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Dow Wire & Cable Announces Price Increase in Europe, Middle East and Africa

Tuesday, Dec 07, 2010

Dow Wire & Cable is announcing a price increase of 100 Euros per metric ton for its wire and cable compounded products and elastomers in Europe, Middle East and Africa. This increase will be effective with shipments from January 1, 2011, or as contract terms allow.
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Dow Awarded National Safety Council’s Highest Achievement in Environmental, Health and Safety Standards and Performance

Wednesday, Oct 06, 2010

Prestigious award from leading safety authority honors one company that upholds EH&S as a key business value and links EH&S performance to productivity and profitability

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced that it is the proud recipient of the National Safety Council’s international Robert W. Campbell Award, given at the opening session of the NSC 2010 Congress & Expo, the world’s largest annual safety and health conference.  
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Dow Introduces World’s First PVC/Halogen-Free Solution To Meet Key Global Standards

Thursday, Sep 30, 2010

Shanghai, China – September 30, 2010 –Electronics OEMs looking for PVC alternatives to make flexible cords safer and more environmentally sustainable now have options thanks to the introduction of DOW SUSTAIN™ halogen-free compounds from The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW). Developed by Dow Wire & Cable, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, DOW SUSTAIN offers the first PVC and halogen-free compounds that meet key global industry standards for continuous operating temperature, low smoke and heat deformation. Four different product grades for jacketing and insulation are now available in sample quantities for producers of wires, cables and cord sets for personal electronics, large and small appliances, TVs, DVD/DVR devices, gaming systems, computers/monitors/USB attachments, etc.
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Dow Wire & Cable Announces Price Increase on Specific Products for The Americas

Dow Wire & Cable will increase prices on select product grades in the North America and South America regions, effective October 1, 2010, on the following:

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