We apply our innovative thinking and technology know-how to help our
customers achieve their sustainability goals. As an example, we're helping
textile manufacturers with eco-solutions.
Dow Corning has purchased renewable energy certificates (RECs) from NextEra
Energy Resources, through its EarthEra initiative, for 2010 and 2011. The RECs purchased
will help balance the environmental impact of carbon emissions at the Corporate
Headquarters. All funds from the purchase are placed in the EarthEra Renewable Energy Trust, where 100 percent of funds
are used to build new renewable energy generating facilities in the United
Community: We believe in being active members of the communities where we live and
work, and contributing to the well-being of our society. Find out how
employees are helping discover, serve and innovate through the Dow Corning Citizen Service Corps.
Employees: Our employees are the source of our ideas, actions,
and performance. We want them to have rewarding careers and to work in an atmosphere
that helps them reach their full potential. Dow Corning is recognized around
the world as a great place to work.
Safety: Safety is one of the core values that
drive our business decisions. In the firm belief that Safe work IS our
job, we focus on preventing accidents, eliminating their root causes, and
managing chemicals responsibly throughout their life cycles. We work to
ensure our products and services are safe, effective and their intended
uses are accurately described, consistent with the principles of Responsible Care®.
As we work to create products, processes and technologies that meet
environmental and social needs, we are also focused on our own environmental
impact as a company. Our sustainability reports show the progress we are
2012 Sustainability Update
2012 Sustainability Summary
Annual Sustainability Archives
We’re using our eco-innovation model and principles to help conserve precious
natural resources; reduce waste and increase use of renewable energy