Nexeo Solutions is selected by The Dow Chemical Company as one of its key U.S. distribution partners for Dow Personal Care products

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Nexeo Solutions expands its personal care product portfolio by signing a
distribution agreement with The Dow Chemical Company for products from Dow's
Personal Care product line in the U.S.

THE WOODLANDS, Texas,  April 4, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- Nexeo Solutions, a global
leader in chemical distribution, announced today that it is expanding its
distribution agreement with The Dow Chemical Company. Dow Personal Care has
selected Nexeo Solutions as a key distribution partner in  the United States.
Nexeo Solutions has had a long-standing relationship with The Dow Chemical
Company in other markets across  North America. Through this new agreement Nexeo
Solutions will promote and market the following Dow product lines:

Acudyne Hair Styling Polymers
Aculyn and Cellosize Rheology Modifiers
EcoSense APG Surfactants
EcoSmooth Anionic Conditioning Polymers
EPITEX 66 Rub-Off Resistant Polymer
Kytamer and MoistStar HA+ Moisturizing Agents
Methocel Rheology Modifiers
pulyn Opacifiers, Polyox Lubricity Aids
SoftCAT and UCARE Cationic Conditioning Polymers
Ucon Emollients/Solvents


"The addition of these technologies complements Nexeo Solutions' vast ingredient
offering to the Personal Care marketplace.  We are looking forward to helping
our customers formulate tomorrow's products with these materials," said  Tina
Laterreur, Marketing Manager for Personal Care Chemicals, Nexeo Solutions.

"The personal care market is a key global focus for Nexeo Solutions" said  Dan
Matheny, Vice President of Product Line Management, Nexeo Solutions.   "We are
excited to offer Dow Personal Care ingredients and are confident that the
expansion of this partnership is a testament of our growing strength to service
this end market."  

About Nexeo Solutions

Nexeo Solutions is the largest global chemical distributor with a centralized
business model. The company provides broad logistics capabilities, in-depth
market knowledge and dedicated technical expertise. As a private company
employing more than 2300 employees with operations across  North America, 
Europe  and  Asia, Nexeo Solutions is a leading  distributor of chemicals,
plastics, composites and environmental services.  Learn more at

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately
innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company connects chemistry and
innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the
world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable
energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity.
Dow's diversified industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced
materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of
technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 160
countries and in high growth sectors such as electronics, water, energy,
coatings and agriculture. In 2012, Dow had annual sales of approximately  $57
billion  and employed approximately 54,000 people worldwide. The Company's more
than 5,000 products are manufactured at 188 sites in 36 countries across the
globe. References to "Dow" or the "Company" mean The Dow Chemical Company and
its consolidated subsidiaries unless otherwise expressly noted. More information
about Dow can be found at

 Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company ("Dow") or an affiliated company of Dow.

SOURCE  Nexeo Solutions

Media Relations, Nexeo Solutions, +1-281-297-0058,, or Investor Relations, Nexeo Solutions,

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