INFORMATION & IDEAS
Information on how to contact a DuPont™ Kevlar® Sales Representative.
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.
The DuPont™ Kevlar® Innovation Awards recognized DuPont customers’ ingenuity through products and services that incorporated new ideas, methods, technologies, or applications for Kevlar®.
Find out more about Kevlar® properties with this Kevlar® Technical Guide.
DuPont™ Kevlar® trademarking and licensing information.
DuPont is proud to honor law enforcement officials through sponsorship and support of the National Law Enforcement Museum.
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®.
DuPont customer, Gelvenor Textiles celebrated its 50th anniversary on the night of May 14, 2015, while DuPont celebrated 50 years of Kevlar® innovative success.
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.
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.
The new plant near Charleston, South Carolina, together with our other global assets, helps DuPont meet strong and growing global demand for Kevlar®.
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.
When it comes to specifying protective gloves, there are many things to consider.