Dow's Alex Knott wins AWA award.

The annual AWA Release Liner Industry Leadership Award was presented to Alex Knott during the recent AWA Global Release Liner Industry Conference & Exhibition held this year in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Knott currently heads up a global team at Dow that has developed a wide range of products in pressure sensitive silicone release liner coating technology, including the introduction of Dow's Flat Release Systems.

The award was established four years ago and is now an annual fixture.

Knott began his career as a development chemist at Dow Corning, and over the decades he has held positions in application engineering, technical leadership and senior scientist roles. He is also chairman of the label association FINAT's Technical...

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