DuPont Science and Engineering is the Foundation for Innovation
World-class science, technology and engineering connect a deep understanding of commercial value chains and market knowledge to deliver value-added solutions for customers.
With the world’s population projected to increase from 7 to 9 billion by the year 2050, providing for the food, energy and protection needs of people everywhere presents unprecedented challenges. Approximately 9,000 DuPont scientists and engineers collaborate with customers, governments, and others to develop sustainable solutions to address those challenges. In 2015, DuPont introduced more than 1,600 new products, was granted more than 760 new U.S. patents and filed applications for another more than 1,000 U.S. patents aimed at meeting the needs of people around the world. The DuPont innovation delivery system generated $8 billion in revenue from new products launched over the prior four years. Looking ahead, the value DuPont Science and Engineering unlocks for our company and for our customers will fund the pursuit of new discoveries that can help improve the lives of people everywhere.