Dow showcases water purification products for the Myanmar market


Mohara Water Treatment Plant. Photo: unido.or.jp

One of the exhibitors at the Myanmar Water Show 2017 in Yangon this week is the Dow Chemical company.

From lowering waste water generation for residential customers to achieving high water and purification efficiency in industrial use, world leader in sustainable water separation and purification technologies Dow Water & Process Solutions, a business unit of Dow DuPont Specialty Products, introduced its latest range of advanced water treatment technology products to the Myanmar market, according to a press release October 26. 

The products, specifically designed for industrial and residential applications, are being showcased at Booth F09 at the Myanmar Water 2017 at the Tatmadaw Exhibition Hall in Yangon from October 26 to 28. The list of key products includes: 

DOW IntegraFlux UF Modules – With up to 35 per cent higher permeability than the previous generation, this product facilitates high removal capability for bacteria, viruses, colloids, silt and more;
DOW FILMTEC LC HR 4040 & DOW FILMTEC ECO RO membranes for industrial application. This technology produces high-quality water with state-of-the-art reverse osmosis membrane to meet customer needs in commercial application; 

DOWEX Marathon resins for industrial application. This is designed for water utility operators and power plant chemists who are concerned with achieving maximum water and chemical efficiency; 
DOW AQUALAST 1812 high recovery RO for residential application. Features high recovery that can lower waste water generation, long life in scaling applications and offers longer shelf-life, among other usages. 

The company started its operation in Myanmar in January 2016 with the commitment to foster the country’s industrial and economic growth strategy by focusing on high-growth sectors such as Building and Construction, Infrastructure, Agriculture and Consumer Markets. 

During the show, experts from Dow will also held Technology Symposium to share RO Membrane & Water System Troubleshooting and introduce new residential RO product Technology in Food & Drink Industry

Alan Chan, commercial director, Asia-Pacific said, “As in any market with high growth, Myanmar has many challenges that require innovative solutions. We continue to look forward to working with our local partners and customers in a spirit of partnership in meeting water-related issues faced by businesses and residents in Myanmar. 

Gulati, Tanmeet, commercial manager, Southeast Asia Australia and New Zealand said, “We’re excited to present our products at Myanmar Water 2017 and strongly promote the theme ‘Partnership for Growth’. That’s what our presence in Myanmar really stands for – we are here as a partner to help local economy grow sustainably and help more people gain access to clean and safe drinking water.” 

A global leader in sustainable separation and purification technology, Dow Water & Process Solutions is making real progress in the world. We’re helping to make water safer and more accessible, food taste better, pharmaceuticals more effective and industries more efficient and spearheading the development of sustainable technologies that integrate water and energy requirements. Dow Water & Process Solutions offers a broad portfolio of ion exchange resins, reverse osmosis membranes, ultrafiltration membranes, particle filters and electrodeionization products, with strong positions in a number of major application areas, including industrial and municipal water, industrial processes, pharmaceuticals, power, oil and gas, residential water and waste and water reuse. Follow Dow Water & Process Solutions on Twitter and LinkedIn, and visit our website for more information www.dowwaterandprocess.com.

Dow Du Pont Specialty Products, a division of Dow Du Pont, is a global innovation leader with technology-based materials, ingredients and solutions that help transform industries and everyday life registered on the New York Stock Exchange. Our employees apply diverse science and expertise to help customers advance their best ideas and deliver essential innovations in key markets including electronics, transportation, building and construction, health and wellness, food and worker safety. Dow Du Pont intends to separate the Specialty Products division into an independent, publicly traded company.

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