Dow Chemical expanding, creating 96 new jobs

August 27, 2013 4:16:50 PM PDT
Dow Chemical is expanding its operations in Brazoria County and says that will create 96 new jobs.

Gov.Rick Perry announced the expansion Tuesday because the state is giving the company one and a half million dollars as an incentive. Dow itself is investing millions of dollars to build its performance plastics plant.

With this announcement, Dow has invested $2.5 billion in the area and brought with it 250 jobs.

The money from the state will come from the Texas Enterprise Fund.

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