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Dow Chemical Company Receives 2010 Robert W. Campbell Award

October 5, 2010
The National Safety Council presented The Dow Chemical Company with its 2010 Robert W. Campbell Award at the opening session of the NSC 2010 Congress & Expo, the world''s largest annual safety and health conference, reports PRNewswire. The Campbell Award recognizes organizations that demonstrate how integration of environmental, health and safety (EH&S) management within business operations is a cornerstone of their corporate success. "Dow is extremely honored to receive this award, as it demonstrates our long-standing commitment to safety. Maintaining a strong commitment to the environment, health and safety is our top priority and is essential to business success, which ensures our ability to produce products without harm to our employees, communities or environment," said Andrew Liveris, Dow''s Chairman and CEO. "We operate a ''safety first, production second'' mindset at Dow, and our ''Drive to Zero'' global safety goals will always come first." The Dow story will now be developed into a case study that illustrates Dow''s superior EH&S programs and best practices for use by top business and engineering schools worldwide.