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Building Materials Protection Solutions

A dependable, worldwide supply of proven construction chemicals and collaborative development support.

Create value-added building materials, dry mixes, and water-repellent formulations

You are working hard to develop building materials, additives, and construction chemicals with differentiating performance benefits. We want to help you invent the next generation of building materials by providing you with proven performance and global resources. You can rely on us for:

  • A secure, high-volume supply of building protection chemicals
  • Confidential product development support
  • Silicone chemistry expertise
  • A firm understanding of your local and global market challenges

Learn more about building protection technologies for your specific needs

Solutions for formulators and specifiers of construction chemicals and water repellents

Solutions for dry mix manufacturers and concrete and cement additives suppliers.

Solutions for makers of gypsum board, wood-plastic composites, fiber-reinforced cement, and other materials

Product selection guides
Consult our product selection guide for information about our proven line of construction and specialty chemicals, hydrophobic treatments, resin and binding products, and process aids.
Improve performance, service life, and substrate aesthetics

With construction chemicals, hydrophobic treatments, resin and binding products, process aids and other specialty chemicals from Dow Corning, you can:

  • Improve material strength, durability, and weatherability
  • Extend material service life
  • Reduce maintenance requirements
  • Preserve the natural good looks of building substrates
  • Contribute to green construction and energy efficiency

Learn more about water repellents and surface treatments.

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Contact us to discuss your unique construction material performance or development needs.

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