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DuPont™ Kevlar® trademarking and licensing information.
“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.
Information on how to contact a DuPont™ Kevlar® Sales Representative.
Where to Buy information for DuPont™ Kevlar®.
DuPont™ Kevlar® has incrementally evolved since its invention by Stephanie Kwolek in 1965. At that time, a vest made of ballistic nylon weighed significantly more and offered about half the protection of today's vests made with Kevlar®.
“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.