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Dow and Interpolichim have signed an agreement on packaging technology in Russia

Interpolichim Company has received approval for a preferential loan of 17.5 million rubles. from the Expert Council of the Industrial Development Fund (FRF). An additional loan of 7.5 million was allocated on behalf of Governor Alexei Ostrovsky from the Smolensk Regional Industrial Development Fund (see Plastinfo.ru dated 11/27/2020).

The latest Interpolichim packaging will be produced under the Kubber trademark. Thanks to the innovative Dow technology, such packaging will become a flexible and environmentally friendly alternative to traditional containers currently available in the Russian and Eastern European markets. The company plans to produce 200,000 elastic cubbers with a volume of 5 and 10 liters per month.

"We are convinced that the Eastern European market is ready for new sustainable solutions in the field of flexible packaging. PacXpert™ technology can provide our customers with a transition to lighter and more durable packaging, while reducing their environmental impact and helping them achieve sustainable development goals," said Sayfullin Ildar, Director of Interpolichim.

"We believe that PacXpert™ will help us gain a strong position in the packaging market and expand the application areas of Kubber packaging. We are ready to cooperate with international and Russian brand owners."

"We are glad to welcome you."Interpolichim“ in our PacXpert™ partner network. In the regions of the CIS and Eastern Europe, there is a great need for real environmentally friendly alternatives to conventional packaging. At Dow, we sought to find a partner who shares our values regarding reducing our environmental impact," said Fabrice Digonnet, global head of packaging technology at PacXpert™ at Dow. "We look forward to long-term cooperation and successful projects in the future."

"We have been working on the project for 3 years, we have been choosing a partner for a long time, actively cooperating with brand owners and conducting educational work to create demand for this innovative technology. Finally, the license agreement has been signed, and Russian consumers will soon be able to appreciate the benefits of the new packaging on store shelves," comments Alexander Kulik, Sales Director of the Packaging and Special Plastics division of Dow in Russia and CIS countries.
Since the launch of the Dow PacXpert™ packaging technology, about 100 types of flexible packaging have been created for a wide variety of applications, including automotive liquids, paints, food and household goods such as cereals, juices, shower gels and laundry detergents.

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Interpolichim LLC, founded in 2013, is an exclusive manufacturer and supplier of Cubber packaging in the CIS and Eastern European countries. The production, located in Vyazma, Smolensk region, is equipped with the latest equipment and has highly qualified personnel.
Packaging and Specialty Plastics, a business unit of Dow, combines the key advantages of research and development, global presence, a wide product line and expertise to create high-tech solutions in the packaging market for food, personal care, infrastructure, consumer goods and transportation.

The Packaging and Specialty Plastics division is one of the world's largest producers of polyethylene, functional polymers and adhesives, and, thanks to the Pack Studios technology centers, a leading developer of innovative eco—friendly solutions and design of a closed-loop economy for plastics, interacting with all participants in the value chain.

Dow (NYSE: DOW) has a wide range of technology solutions, integrated assets, innovations and a global presence. All this helps the company achieve profitable growth and become the most innovative, customer-oriented, inclusive and steadily developing company in the field of high-tech materials. Dow operates 109 production sites in 31 countries and employs about 36,500 people. In 2019, Dow sales amounted to approximately $43 billion.

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