25-Jul-2006 - The Dow Chemical Company

Dow Completes Acquisition of Zhejiang Omex Environmental Engineering Co. Ltd.

The Dow Chemical Company completed the acquisition of Zhejiang Omex Environmental Engineering Co. Ltd. (OEE). Dow Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

According to the company, the acquisition of OEE establishes Dow as a leader in advanced component offerings for water purification. Dow is now able to expand into three new critical, enabling component technologies for water treatment: Ultrafiltration (UF), Membrane Bio-Reactor (MBR) membranes, and Electrodeionization (EDI). With these technologies, Dow can provide an enhanced component offering for its global customer base and provide a higher level of integration with Dow's existing membrane technologies.

OEE is one of China's premier water treatment and design companies, specializing in pure and ultra pure water applications. Dow provides highly productive and effective separations solutions based on FILMTEC reverse osmosis (RO) and nanofiltration (NF) elements, DOWEX(tm) ion exchange resins and ADSORBSIA(tm) GTO(tm) titanium-based arsenic removal media.

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