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ChemPoint EMEA B.V. Expands Marketing Relationship with Dow through Heat Transfer Fluids in Germany

May 20, 2014
Maastricht, Netherlands – May 20, 2014ChemPoint EMEA B.V. (ChemPoint) a leader in the marketing, sales, and distribution of specialty and fine chemicals, announced today that it has expanded its marketing relationship with The Dow Chemical Company (Dow).  Effective February 1, 2014, ChemPoint provides marketing, sales, order fulfillment, and a high level of technical support to customers in Germany for Dow’s Heat Transfer Fluids across all applications.
“By expanding our relationship with ChemPoint in Germany, we are able to better serve our customers, through a consolidated channel to market for Western Europe, and hence provide improved technical and operational service” said Gordon Alderley, Europe/IMEA product marketing manager for Dow’s Heat Transfer Fluids.
“The addition of Germany to our European distribution network for Dow’s Heat Transfer Fluids reinforces ChemPoint’s expertise in this market,” said Dennis Schmeits, ChemPoint’s EMEA regional business director.  “We recognize the opportunity for growth here and are excited to offer Dow’s product, with our technical and operational support, to customers in Germany.”
ChemPoint provides a European distribution network and dedicated technical sales team to assist customers with their Dow thermal fluids needs. ChemPoint works with industry leaders to fulfill their
system fill and top-up requirements. Available in a variety of concentrate and blend options, DOWCAL™, DOWTHERM™, and SYLTHERM† Heat Transfer Fluids provide excellent heat transfer performance and exceptional thermal stability in well-maintained heat transfer systems.
Customers can purchase Dow Heat Transfer Fluids from ChemPoint via telephone +800.2436.7646, fax
+31.43.711.0282, or e-mail Prospective customers can receive immediate technical support by calling +800.2436.7646, or by e-mailing
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† SYLTHERM products are manufactured and the trademark is owned by Dow Corning Corporation

About ChemPoint
Established in 1999 on the foundation that building genuine partnerships, investing in business agility, and unlocking a fresh perspective will change the face of chemistry, ChemPoint, a Univar Company, is the leader in the sales, marketing, and distribution of specialty and fine chemicals in North America and EMEA. The Company engages in exclusive product line relationships with premier manufacturers, providing tailored solutions to more than 90 supplier partners for over 200 product lines globally. More information about ChemPoint can be found at
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