Chemical Innovations Through Material Science
From fluorochemicals to specialty chemicals to fluoropolymers, we are providing better-performing, higher-quality, ever-more-sustainable and safer products in the global chemical industry to meet the increasing needs of a growing world.
Through our collaboration with leading companies worldwide, we help transform markets by delivering innovative solutions that address critical global challenges, and enable many of the modern technologies used around the world every day. Solutions such as refrigerants with lower emissions that can cool the world and without heating the planet. Plastics for LAN lines that don’t just carry data, they also connect people and ideas worldwide. And pharmaceutical propellants used in life-saving inhalers, hand sanitizers, and regular medical treatments.
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DuPont™ Opteon® YF (HFO-1234yf) is a new refrigerant with a GWP of 4, which exceeds the EU MAC Directive by 97 percent. Developed in partnership with Honeywell, Opteon® YF refrigerant is an energy-efficient, safe and easy-to-implement solution, delivering environmental, industry and consumer benefits.