The DuPont Knowledge Center is in Hyderabad, India.

DuPont Knowledge Center
The DuPont Knowledge Center is DuPont's main laboratory in Hyderabad, India.


The DuPont Knowledge Center (DKC) has primary responsibility for connecting DuPont science with markets in India and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).  

The DKC has broad capability to develop sustainable solutions starting from trait development in seeds, bio-intermediates through fermentation and biomaterials or biofuels. Scientists and engineers at DKC conduct basic R&D work in agricultural and industrial biotechnology, develop customized solutions for the safety & protection, construction, transportation and packaging markets, and provide engineering support broadly across DuPont.

Regional Research & Development Centers

DuPont’s four regional Research & Development Centers are comprehensive laboratory facilities that conduct research across multiple fields and facilitate collaboration with partners in business, government, academia, and local communities.   Their mission is to develop product and application platforms in support of markets worldwide and industries of today and tomorrow.   DuPont scientists and engineers at these sites have an intimate understanding of customers and industries.  This awareness helps researchers bring together technologies, capabilities, materials, and offerings in collaboration with partners around the world to deliver complete solutions tailored to specific market needs.