Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Dow Microbial Control increases regulatory investments
Dow Microbial Control increases regulatory investments
27
Sep '12
Dow Microbial Control, a business group of The Dow Chemical Company, announced that significant increases in its regulatory investments in recent years have enabled its customers to move toward advanced sustainable microbial control technologies. Starting with a concentrated program in 2009, Dow Microbial Control has pushed the industry to think beyond biocides and to take a more holistic, focused and comprehensive look at innovative microbial control solutions. 

The result will be a $50 million investment by 2014, with plans to further develop and commercialize more advanced microbial control technologies that will lead the industry toward an environmentally preferred suite of new technologies.
 
Dow Microbial Control is the longtime industry leader, offering dedicated Customer Application Centers and state-of-the-art microbiology laboratories located strategically around the world. With this global commitment, Dow Microbial Control is able to fully support its products and technologies, enabling customers to optimize their products and processes. “Dow Microbial Control’s ongoing commitment and investment in its regulatory expertise and resources helps the business successfully navigate the extremely complex regulatory environment for our customers,” said Greg Bradley, associate director of regulatory sciences and product sustainability for Dow Microbial Control. 
 
“This investment also enables customers to fully meet ongoing compliance requirements, such as the U.S. EPA’s re-registration, the European Union’s BPD/BPR (Biocidal Product Directive/Regulation) and other country-driven regulatory schemes and regulations.”
 
Dow Microbial Control plans to announce additional investements in its advanced sustainable microbial control technologies as they are finalized. “These investments are a major reason why Dow Microbial Control continues to lead the industry and bring comprehensive, value-added solutions to our customers,” noted Bradley.

Dow Microbial Control


Must ReadView All

Pic: OECD

Apparel/Garments | On 26th Mar 2019

Footwear, clothing among top fake goods seized: OECD-EU

Trade in counterfeit and pirated goods has risen steadily in the last ...

LCCI cautions govt over forex ban on textile imports

Textiles | On 26th Mar 2019

LCCI cautions govt over forex ban on textile imports

The recent Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) decision to exclude the...

Cambodia's Groupin gets $5 mn for expansion plans

Apparel/Garments | On 26th Mar 2019

Cambodia's Groupin gets $5 mn for expansion plans

Cambodia-based private equity firm Belt Road Capital Management...

Interviews View All

Top executives, Textile industry

Top executives
Textile industry

Textile institutes need to change their curriculum

Riddhika Shah, SS Homme

Riddhika Shah
SS Homme

'Worsted wool is the ideal fabric for menswear'

Top executives, Textile industry

Top executives
Textile industry

The new deal is better than NAFTA for the US textile industry

Harsh Shah,

Harsh Shah

Fynd is the central online shopping destination for fashion, offering...

Carmen Silla,

Carmen Silla

Leading the transformation of the textiles industry with disruptive...

Urmil Arya,

Urmil Arya

Sushila International, a well established textile organisation established ...

Mr Hartmann Huth, Trevira GmbH

Mr Hartmann Huth
Trevira GmbH

Trevira GmbH is an innovative European manufacturer of high-value branded...

Paolo Ocleppo, Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Suresh Patel, Sidwin Fabric

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao, Nayaab

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Adriano Goldschmied, AG Jeans

Adriano Goldschmied
AG Jeans

The hype around 'designer jeans' was created by him. And the new wave of...

Bani Batra,

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


March 2019

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search