Source: Dow AgroSciences

Dow AgroSciences, a subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, received a 2009 Michigan Green Chemistry Governor's Award at the inaugural event held at the Detroit Institute of Arts on Sept. 24.

The award was launched by Michigan's Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) in response to Governor Jennifer Granholm's Executive Directive: "Promotion of Green Chemistry for Sustainable Economic Development and Protection of Public Health." This directive established state policy encouraging the research, development and implementation of sustainable chemistry in Michigan.

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