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When used as admixtures, post-treatments and in-situ treatments, silanes, siloxanes and resins from Dow Corning have a history of providing water repellency and enhanced protection for common construction materials.

The right products, combined with technical expertise and advice from Dow Corning, can enable ideal performance in your application.

You can rely on Dow Corning's proven ability to meet your large-volume construction chemicals requirements and needs for product development support, globally.

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With 70+ years of silicon-based materials expertise and 50 years of construction industry experience, Dow Corning provides real solutions for real market needs:

  • A range of proven products, alternative options and sustainable building materials tailored to meet your specific project, material or formulation needs, including pure products, mixtures, emulsions and powdered products for use as:
    • Hydrophobic treatments
    • Resin and binding products
    • Process aids
  • Confidential product development and process improvement support
  • Silicone chemistry expertise
  • A global supply chain and global technical support coupled with local market knowledge, insight and expertise

Explore proven products and innovative solutions for
these applications:

Architectural and Hydrophobic Coating
Architectural & Hydrophobic Coating

Water-based silane, siloxane and silicone resin additives improve water repellency and protection capabilities of your coatings.
Drymix Admixture Products
Drymix Admixture

Add water repellency to your cement-based drymix products with easy-to-use powdered additives.
Fiber Reinforced Cement Solutions
Fiber Reinforced Cement Products

Extend the weatherability and service life of fiber-reinforced cement products with water-repellent admixtures and post treatments.
Gypsum Solutions
Gypsum & Render

Improve the water resistance and durability of your render, gypsum boards, panels, walls and ceilings.
Chemicals for Sustainable Building Materials
Chemicals for Sustainable Building Materials

Improve water repellency and enhance protection of construction substrates with post-treatment waterproofing chemicals for maintenance and repair.
New Concrete Cement-based Construction Materials
New Concrete

Improve the water resistance and durability of cement-based construction materials.
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Construction Chemical Solutions from Dow CorningConstruction Chemical Solutions from Dow Corning

Help improve the durability of building products and enhance end-product capabilities.

Dow Corning® GP SHP 60+ Silicone Hydrophobic PowderDow Corning®
GP SHP 60+
Silicone Hydrophobic Powder

A next generation silicone hydrophobic powder for dry-mix mortars.

Broadening the Application RangeEuropean Coatings Journal Article on Broadening the application range

Learn more about the effectiveness of siloxane and alkoxysilane concrete additives in a lime-cement mortar mix

VOCs for Water-Repellent Materials for Concrete - Regulation NewsRegulation News

Increase your understanding of VOCs for water-repellent materials for concrete.

European Coatings Journal Article on Mortar ProtectionEuropean Coatings Journal Article on Mortar Protection

See water absorption
test results for a new silicone-resin powder for drymix admixtures.

Dow Corning and Nubiola Join ForcesDow Corning and Nubiola Join Forces

Collaboration contributes to development of stable blue color formulations
for mortars.

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