The Dow Chemical Company is the second-largest chemical manufacturer in the world by revenue and the third-largest chemical company in the world by market capitalization.
As You Sow has engaged with Dow Chemical on issues related to
genetically modified organisms in food. Read more about our engagements with Dow Chemical below.
STATUS: Withdrawn; Company will address
Political spending and corporate money in politics is a highly contentious issue, and may expose
companies to significant business risks. The risks to shareholder value are illustrated by the
public controversy surrounding the use of The Dow Chemical Company (Dow)’s corporate
treasury funds to defeat Proposition 37, a controversial ballot initiative in California that would
have required companies to label products containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs).
Related 2014 Engagements