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Dow Achieves 2018 Top Employer Accolades across the Globe

The Company Earns Certification in 17 Countries

MIDLAND, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Dow Chemical Company is proud to announce that it has been
officially certified by the Top
Employers Institute
for its exceptional employee offerings. Dow
received 2018 certification as a Top Employer in the following
locations: Canada, China, Egypt, Germany, Ghana, India, Kenya, Mexico,
Netherlands, Nigeria, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Sweden,
Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, and United States. The company has
also been recognized as an overall Top Employer for North America,
Europe, Middle East and Africa.

“I could not be prouder that Dow has again achieved Top Employer
status,” said Andrew
, chairman and chief executive officer, The Dow Chemical
Company and executive chairman, DowDuPont. “The women and men of Dow are
our most important asset and critical to the success of the company and
our stakeholders. We have an unwavering commitment to our employees, and
work hard to create an environment and culture that will enable them to
thrive and grow.”

Dow has achieved Top Employer status for 11 consecutive years in China,
four consecutive years in South Africa, and three years in UAE. In the
United States, Nigeria, Kenya and Ghana, it is the second year in a row.

Engaged employees are essential to Dow’s ability to drive business
performance. Best-in-class Human Resources practices and excellence in
employee conditions are strategic priorities for the Company. Key areas
that influenced Dow’s expanded global Top Employer designations include
strong policies regarding talent strategy, talent attraction,
on-boarding, learning and development, performance culture, leadership,
career and succession management, compensation and benefits, and our
overall inclusive culture.

“Recognition as a Top Employer validates the impact of Dow’s investment
in the employee experience and the dividends our investments deliver for
our people,” said Johanna
, chief human resources officer and senior vice president,
Human Resources and Aviation. “As the global business environment
evolves, creating a best-in-class employee experience inspires a
people-centric mindset that inspires our employees to outperform and our
customers to keep coming back.”

Since 1991, the Top Employers Institute has recognized Top Employers
around the world using proprietary methodology to maintain certification
objectivity, independence and selectivity. Crucial to the Top Employers
Certification is the completion of a stringent research process, and
meeting the required standard in order to achieve Certification. To
further reinforce the validity of the process, all answers were
independently audited, meaning this research has verified Dow’s
outstanding employee conditions and earned them a coveted spot among a
choice group of certified Top Employers.

About Dow

The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) combines science and technology knowledge
to develop premier materials science solutions that are essential to
human progress. Dow has one of the strongest and broadest toolkits in
the industry, with robust technology, asset integration, scale and
competitive capabilities that enable it to address complex global
issues. Dow’s market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of advanced
materials, industrial intermediates, and plastics businesses deliver a
broad range of differentiated technology-based products and solutions
for customers in high-growth markets such as packaging, infrastructure,
and consumer care. Dow is a subsidiary of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), a
holding company comprised of Dow and DuPont with the intent to form
three strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture,
materials science and specialty sectors. More information can be found
at www.dow.com.

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The Dow Chemical Company
Guillaume Artois
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