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The story of Mars exploration differs from past space programs as private enterprise helps lead the way. What materials will protect these would-be explorers from the harsh Martian elements?
The Internet is both miraculous and mundane. It is miraculous in that it is virtually unfathomable. Like television, telephone, radio and other technological advances, its very existence is the stuff of magic.
When it comes to specifying protective gloves, there are many things to consider.
DuPont™ Kevlar® trademarking and licensing information.
From the beginning, Mad River Canoe explored new designs and experimented with new materials. They were the first to introduce Kevlar™ to the canoe industry.
DuPont customer, Gelvenor Textiles celebrated its 50th anniversary on the night of May 14, 2015, while DuPont celebrated 50 years of Kevlar® innovative success.
Vince Pappas, founder of the company Fiber-Line®, shares his personal story of how Kevlar® has defined his career.
An inspirational story of dedication and determination, as two master oarswomen attempt to row across the Pacific Ocean from Monterey, CA to Honolulu, HI using a boat made with DuPont™ Kevlar®.
Find out more about Kevlar® properties with this Kevlar® Technical Guide.
“What Keeps You Safe?” PPE videos from DuPont show how heroes in firefighting, military, law enforcement, and emergency response rely on DuPont invention and innovation.
Kevlar® is available in a variety of vibrant pigmented yarns including tan, orange, red, green, blue, charcoal and black that can advance your innovations with greater aesthetic and functional design flexibility.
Second Chance® has released its new family of armor solutions – The Summit™ ST. The Summit ST design was developed to offer an all DuPont™ Kevlar® ballistic package. DuPont™ Kevlar® fibers have pioneered the industry in the science of ballistic protection for more than 40 years. By uniting Kevlar® with GORE-TEX® fabrics, Second Chance has created one of the thinnest, most flexible vests available.
“Suited for Space,” a DuPont-sponsored Smithsonian exhibition on an extended tour, highlights the history of spacesuits and the importance of many leading DuPont protective materials to space innovation.
The new plant near Charleston, South Carolina, together with our other global assets, helps DuPont meet strong and growing global demand for Kevlar®.
DuPont state-of-the-art ballistic testing laboratories are designed to give our research scientists, engineers, customers, and end users a valuable tool for assessing the reliability of body armor, helmets, or vehicle armor.
DuPont is proud to honor law enforcement officials through sponsorship and support of the National Law Enforcement Museum.