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Building & Construction Products

At DuPont, we’re focused on dynamic science that generates real-world solutions for the Building & Construction Industries.

That’s why DuPont is at the forefront of building science, with brands you depend on, like Tyvek®, SentryGlas®, Corian® solid surfaces, Zodiaq® quartz surfaces and KEVLAR®. DuPont is showing up for work at residential and commercial job sites around the globe. We're meeting the challenges of discovering and developing the innovative solutions you need in a changing world.

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  • Expanded Carpet Offering in Europe

    DuPont™ Sorona® has announced further expansion into the European market with three key carpet and rug manufacturers, including The Balta Group, a global market leader. The Balta Group is officially launching the AMAIZE® carpet collection which is made with DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced polymer and patented DuPont fiber technology.

  • 2013 DuPont™ Corian® and Zodiaq® New Color Introductions

    Color Trends Expected to Drive Design Market for Years to Come.

  • Spicy, New 2011 Zodiaq® Colors

    Five New Colors Add Flavor and Flair to a Carefully Cultivated Zodiaq® Palette

  • New 2011 Corian® Colors Add Spice

    Eight 2011 Colors Add a Measure of Style to the Discerning Corian® Palette

  • New Carpet Collection at Greenbuild

    DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced polymer is the fiber of choice for the new “What Moves You” commercial carpet collection from The Mohawk Group. The new Lees styles will be featured at the DuPont™ Sorona® Booth #1135N at Greenbuild, the leading ‘green’ design and construction exposition and conference sponsored by the U. S. Green Building Council running from Oct. 4 – 7, 2011, in Toronto, Canada.

  • Sorona® Oeko-Tex®-Certified

    DuPont Industrial Biosciences, today announced that DuPont™ Sorona® has received Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 Class 1 Certification from Oeko-Tex® and the Hohenstein Textile Testing Institute. Sorona® renewably sourced polymer is certified for use in fiber applications for textiles (apparel, home, office, and automotive interiors) and for carpet (residential, commercial and automotive including mats).

  • DuPont Receives BioPreferred Label

    DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced fiber is one of the first 11 products approved to use the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) new product label on certified biobased products. The announcement was made by U.S. Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan at the biobased product meeting held here.

  • Add Some Spice to Commercial Design

    LAS VEGAS, NEV., Apr 26-28, 2011 – Homeowners with an appetite for delectable design can now enjoy five new colors of DuPont™ Zodiaq® quartz surfaces created to stimulate the senses and add a touch of spice to kitchens and bath design.

  • DuPont Adds Colors with Greater Recycled-Content

    WILMINGTON, DEL., Jul 26, 2011 – DuPont adds colors with greater recycled-content to the Corian® Terra Collection. It now includes 33 colors, with five colors with at least 20 percent pre-consumer recycled content.

  • Fact Sheet: DuPont™ Zodiaq®

    WILMINGTON, DEL., Apr 26, 2011 – The five delectable new colors of DuPont™ Zodiaq® quartz surfaces, Coarse Pepper, Caraway, Poppy Seed, Chicory and Sage, feature tones and textures that add a touch of spice to kitchen and bath design.

  • DuPont Achieves Zero Landfill Status

    WILMINGTON, DEL., Jan 11, 2012 – DuPont has achieved zero landfill status in its Building Innovations business by reducing, reusing and recycling manufacturing byproducts and waste at manufacturing sites globally.

  • Add Some Spice to Commercial Design

    WILMINGTON, DEL., May 12, 2011 – Eight new colors of DuPont™ Corian® solid surface provide the diversity of color, attention to detail and good taste needed to please the most discerning design palettes.

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