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Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers and Air Canada

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers and Air Canada

Air Canada Cargo is pleased to introduce DuPont™ Tyvek® Air Cargo Covers, now offered as an optional value-added feature for AC Fresh and AC Pharmacair shipments.

DuPont Launches Next-Generation Multi-Hazard Protection – Nomex® MHP

DuPont Launches Next-Generation Multi-Hazard Protection – Nomex® MHP

Innovative Solution Expands Nomex® into New Areas of Thermal Protection with new DuPont™ Nomex® MHP. Nomex® MHP fabrics offers inherent, multi-hazard protection that can help keep wearers safe from a variety of thermal hazards, including heat and flame, arc flash and small molten metal splashes in hazardous industrial areas. Nomex® MHP gives workers a clear choice for superior multi-hazard protection, proven comfort and market leading durability.

DuPont Invests to Protect More People, Processes and the Environment

DuPont Invests to Protect More People, Processes and the Environment

To expand its portfolio of high-performance protection materials and to complement existing and new DuPont™ Kevlar® technologies, DuPont has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of BAE Systems Tensylon High Performance Materials, Inc., and has purchased a minority share in Nanocomp Technologies, Inc.

DuPont Opens Ballistics Testing Facility in Hyderabad, India

DuPont Opens Ballistics Testing Facility in Hyderabad, India

DuPont opened its latest ballistics testing facility at the DuPont Knowledge Center in Hyderabad, India.

Bold Brand Campaign for DuPont™ Kevlar® Kicks-Off with ESPN X Games

Bold Brand Campaign for DuPont™ Kevlar® Kicks-Off with ESPN X Games

DuPont Protection Technologies announces new DuPont™ Kevlar® brand platform, Dare Bigger™, and a sponsorship of ESPN X Games through 2015.

Kevlar® Is Not Just About Yellow

Kevlar® Is Not Just About Yellow

DuPont Protection Technologies increases its capacity to produce specialty colored DuPont™ Kevlar® yarn.

DuPont Launches DuPont™ Nomex® XF for Aerospace Industry

DuPont Launches DuPont™ Nomex® XF for Aerospace Industry

Nomex® XF is a unique material that helps protect aluminum fuselage aircraft by providing a robust, durable and lightweight flame barrier that can help prevent outside fire from penetrating an aircraft cabin, allowing passengers additional time to escape such a hazard. It can also help prevent flame propagation so that aircraft insulation will not spread fire.

New Application Advances for Apparel

New Application Advances for Apparel

DuPont Biomaterials Combines Bio-Based Technology Expertise with Strategic Customer Partnerships to Expand Sustainable, High-Performing Fabric Options

Sorona® Oeko-Tex®-Certified

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).

Fiber-Line Introduces New Cable Offering

Fiber-Line Introduces New Cable Offering

Protected by the durability, flexibility and lightweight strength of DuPont™ Kevlar® fibers, Fiber-Line has launched a new portfolio of cable components for broadband communications and above-ground installations.

Techplast Wins EMEA DuPont™ Kevlar® Innovation Award

Techplast Wins EMEA DuPont™ Kevlar® Innovation Award

DuPont Protection Technologies is pleased to announce the winner of the 2012 DuPont™ Kevlar® Innovation Awards. This year’s EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) award was bestowed to Techplast, a company based in Poland, for their innovative use of Kevlar® in SAFER® ultra-light composite cylinders.

DuPont™ Kevlar® in Mining Provides Increased Productivity

DuPont™ Kevlar® in Mining Provides Increased Productivity

DuPont Protection Technologies today announced that DuPont™ Kevlar® use in mining conveyor belts has demonstrated increased productivity and reduced annual maintenance costs.

Sorona Expands Presence in Asia

Sorona Expands Presence in Asia

DuPont Industrial Biosciences today announced at Domotex Asia/ChinaFloor the addition of two new carpet manufacturers to its growing Sorona® fiber value chain, expanding its presence in the Asia Pacific market. Jiangxi Huateng Carpet Industrial Park Co., Ltd. (CTTCC), and Weihai Shanhua Carpet Group Co., Ltd., both leaders in commercial carpet design and manufacturing, have integrated DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced polymer, a patented DuPont fiber technology, into their carpet offerings.

Sorona® Highlights Advancements at Expofil

Sorona® Highlights Advancements at Expofil

For more than 70 years, DuPont has developed leading-edge technology for the fiber and textile industry. The DuPont™ Sorona® fiber applications team continues that legacy by demonstrating the value Sorona® fiber brings to three additional apparel segments – seamless, insulation and comfort stretch fiber.

DuPont Receives BioPreferred Label

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.

DuPont, LION Collaborate to Better Protect Firefighters and First Responders

DuPont, LION Collaborate to Better Protect Firefighters and First Responders

DuPont and LION have collaborated on a new offering for firefighters and first responders: gear that protects, from the inside-out with the most advanced blends of DuPont™ Kevlar® filament and DuPont™ Nomex® and Kevlar® staple. LION, a global leader in protective gear for first responders, was the first company to adopt new Kevlar® products in blends with Nomex® to provide maximum protection.

Sorona® Collaborates with Cushnie et Ochs at New York Fashion Week

Sorona® Collaborates with Cushnie et Ochs at New York Fashion Week

As excitement around New York Fashion Week begins to stir, DuPont™ Sorona® fiber takes its front row seat by announcing a new design collaboration with women’s fashion brand Cushnie et Ochs, which is showcasing conceptual designs made with DuPont™ Sorona® down its runway today. The design duo used fabrics enhanced with Sorona® to create five pieces that will appeal to fashion frontrunners.

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