The Experimental Station is a center of research excellence.

Image showing brand name of inventions and locations throughout The Experimental
The breakthroughs made by scientists at the Experimental Station are known throughout the world.


Scientists and engineers at the DuPont Experimental Station have been making history for over 100 years.  The focus of the world-renowned scientists and engineers at this site is to advance the science and technology platforms that can deliver break-through solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges.  From the first synthetic rubber, neoprene, in the 1920’s and the first synthetic fiber, nylon, in the 1930’s, our scientists have put science to work to address real world needs.  The map highlights just a few of the brand names and product categories that started with an invention at the DuPont Experimental Station.