DuPont™ Sorona®

NEWS

Add filters
of resultsShow All

DuPont Wins 2015 Bio Business Award

DuPont Wins 2015 Bio Business Award

AMSTERDAM March 3, 2015 – DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) received the 2015 Bio Business Award for Breakthrough Bio-Based Technology Platform at the World Bio Markets Conference awards ceremony in Amsterdam. A global leader in the Bioeconomy, DuPont was recognized for DuPont™ Sorona® biopolymer, a sustainably sourced, high-performance fiber that contains 37 percent renewable plant-based ingredients.

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.

New Carpet Collection at Greenbuild

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.

Expanded Carpet Offering in Europe

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.

DuPont Receives BioPreferred Label

DuPont Receives BioPreferred Label

GLENWILLOW, Ohio, April 4, 2011 – 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.

New Application Advances for Apparel

New Application Advances for Apparel

PARIS, Sept. 18, 2012 - DuPont Biomaterials Combines Bio-Based Technology Expertise with Strategic Customer Partnerships to Expand Sustainable, High-Performing Fabric Options

Sorona Expands Presence in Asia

Sorona Expands Presence in Asia

SHANGHAI, March 27, 2013 – 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.

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).

DuPont Wins Bioeconomy Leadership Award

DuPont Wins Bioeconomy Leadership Award

WILMINGTON, Del., May 2, 2013 — The Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (SBFC), today awarded DuPont with its 2013 Bioeconomy Leadership Award. 2013 marks the first year of this award, aimed at honoring an organization for demonstrated and sustained leadership excellence in advancing the development of the biobased economy.

Bioplastics Reshaping an Industry

Bioplastics Reshaping an Industry

Making the Most of Renewably Sourced Polymers

DuPont Named to the 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters

DuPont Named to the 2014 Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters

DuPont Recognized as One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for Fourth Consecutive Yearv

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.

No results founds

of results Show All