16 March 2001

Dow beefs up its ingredient portfolio

DOW Agrosciences is buying the agro-chemical business of Rohm & Haas, bringing active ingredients such as fenbuconazole (as in Indar), propyzamide, mancozeb, dithane and other generics into the Dow portfolio. Soon to be launched potato blight active zoxamide is also included in the purchase, putting Dow sixth for global agro-chemical sales value. &#42