INtersections: Dow's 2020 ESG Report

The challenges that we face as a society are inextricably interconnected: climate change, social inequity, waste in our oceans, declining biodiversity, and the need for clean water and air. By working at the intersections of science and sustainability, culture and accountability, Dow is partnering with others to encourage new thinking and advance ESG issues that matter to our customers, our employees, our communities and our business success. 

Our purpose is simple: to deliver a sustainable future for the world through our materials science expertise and in collaboration with our partners. Achieving this inspiring goal is a responsibility we take seriously. In this report, you’ll see how our diverse, dedicated Team Dow is advancing our ambition to be the most innovative, customer-centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company in the world. Collaborating with a wide range of stakeholders to advance environmental stewardship. Cultivating a culture of inclusion and diversity. Achieving results through highly principled and socially responsible business practices. Contributing to the well-being of our communities. These commitments reflect our culture of operational excellence, high ethical standards, strict financial discipline and transparent risk management.

Download the full report here

Videos from this campaign

Content from this campaign

Social Impact & Volunteering

Bringing Positive Change Home to Our Communities
Creating positive global change starts in the places we call home. We’ve seen it firsthand, through the colleagues who help amplify our global citizenship efforts and bring home community-driven solutions in the places where we work and live.


Preparing Tomorrow's Innovators Today
We believe every child deserves the opportunity to reach their full academic and professional potential.

Responsible Business & Employee Engagement

Dow Employee Resource Groups Stepped Up and Took Action in 2020
When the COVID-19 caused more than half of employees to move suddenly to remote work environments, our 10 Employee Resource Groups stepped up to address these new workplace challenges and found new ways to keep employees connected and supported in 2020.

Responsible Business & Employee Engagement

Engaging Team Dow at the INtersections of ESG
When purpose, culture and innovation intersect with our ESG priorities, Team Dow moves forward with intention and clarity to create a more sustainable, inclusive and prosperous business.

Research, Reports & Publications

Dow Further Enhances Transparency on ESG Priorities and Progress; Publishes Comprehensive “INtersections” ESG Report
Dow’s INtersections report details how the company is delivering on its ambition and commitments to change the world for the better. Specific areas of focus include actions to reduce its carbon footprint, foster a circular economy for plastics, support its communities, and accelerate an equitable workforce.

Research, Reports & Publications

Creating a More Sustainable, Equitable and Prosperous World at the INtersection of ESG
I’m pleased to announce that Dow’s 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance report “INtersections” is now available. It’s best viewed in our interactive digital format, but is also available for download.
Dow logo

More from DOW

  1. Dow Earth Day - Investing in Our Planet
    At Dow, we believe a sustainable future is attainable, but only if we all come together to drive forward science- and technology-based solutions to...
  2. World Water Day at Dow
    Accelerating change through action and collaborationWe all depend on water. Yet growing populations and climate change are intensifying the problems...
  3. Dow's Seek Together Podcast
    Hear all about our vision for a more sustainable, inclusive planetYou’re invited to join us for the Seek Together Podcast, where you’ll hear about the...
  4. INtersections: Dow's 2021 ESG Report
    This Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report reflects Dow’s performance as of, and for the year ended, December 31, 2021. The information in...
  5. Dow is Celebrating 125 Years of Dreaming in Bigger, Bolder Ways
    Our people drove us to innovate for the past 125 years and will help us deliver a sustainable future through our expertise and collaboration with...
  6. INtersections: Dow's 2020 ESG Report
    The challenges that we face as a society are inextricably interconnected: climate change, social inequity, waste in our oceans, declining biodiversity...
  7. The Nature Conservancy 2017 - 2020 Summary Report
    Find out how The Nature Conservancy and Dow are taking steps to promote the adoption of nature-based solutions as best practices and industry...
  8. Dow Sustainability Report 2019
    With the publication of this report, we are announcing new, progressive, multi-decade targets around advancing a circular economy and climate...