Dow Chemical is one of the largest chemical companies in the world. DOW was founded in 1897 and has since been active in the chemical sector. DOW chemical is also active in the Benelux region. The history of DOW chemical in the Netherlands goes back to 1955. At this day, the plant in Terneuzen is the largest DOW facility in the Benelux. With 17 factories DOW is the largest employer in the province of Zeeland. The Terneuzen facility mainly produces plastics. In this industry a good HSE policy is essential. Especially in Terneuzen, where DOW employs over 1700 employees. Ruud, founder of WAVE WIND, has worked several years for Dow Chemical as HSE manager. On this page you can read more about what Ruud has done for DOW.