Dow Placed on 2017 Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator List
The Dow Chemical Company is a part of the DowDupont holding company which publicly trades with a focus in agriculture, materials science, and specialty sectors.
The Dow Chemical Company has been recognized for a 2017 Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator. This is the company’s seventh consecutive year to be recognized on the list that has become the new standard measure for innovation.
The list recognized a business that makes investment in unique and long-lasting inventions a top priority. The methodology for the list is based on four principles: overall patent volume, patent application-to-grant success rate, patent influence as evidenced by citation, and global reach of the portfolio.
“Being recognized as a Top 100 Global Innovator is great acknowledgement of the skills of Dow scientists and engineers. Their creativity yields the inventions and the innovative products that solve customer needs worldwide. Seven consecutive years is testament to the power of Dow R&D.” – A. N. Sreeram, Dow’s senior vice president and chief technology officer.