Dow Corning Barry Site
Dow Corning Ltd
Vale of Glamorgan
Phone: +44 (0)1446 732350
Fax: +44 (0)1446 747944
Dow Corning's site at Barry in the UK, is one of the company’s largest
manufacturing facilities. Silicone production started in Barry in 1952,
initially by Midland Silicones and then Dow Corning in 1971. Continued
investment throughout the decades has made the Barry site one of the most
advanced facilities in the world for the production of silicon-based materials.
Today the site’s 500 plus employees manufacture and distribute high quality
silicon-based materials to customers in Europe and other parts of the world.
Silicone fluids, rubber
and specialty polymers made in Barry are used in a wide variety of
applications, from cosmetics to car airbag coatings and construction
Over the decades Dow Corning’s site at Barry has gained multiple awards that
reflect a focus on excellence in health and safety; employment
social responsibility practices.
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Health and Safety
Performance Award - Gold Level: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014
Great Places to Work Institute's Best Workplaces for 2011
Chemical Industries Association Awards Company of the Year 2010
Wales Government Corporate Health at Work Standard Gold Level 2010
Chemical Industries Association Environmental Leadership Award 2012
For more information about Dow Corning and our facility in the UK,
download our brochure.
Dow Corning Limited is a limited liability company registered in England and
Wales, registration number 486170. Registered address as above. VAT number
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