Optical Materials

DuPont™ Optical Materials

DuPont has been in the science business for over 200 years, creating sustainable solutions for a better, safer, and healthier world. By putting science to work, DuPont offers Optical Materials for the lighting industry. These advances in materials and technologies enable improved energy efficiency, lighting performance and design flexibility.

DuPont has licensed WhiteOptics® to take optical materials into the general lighting market. WhiteOptics® diffuse light reflectors based on DuPont™ Optical Materials can provide up to 98% reflectance which can increase commercial fixture light output as much as 20%, greatly increasing energy efficiency.

The licensing relationship through WhiteOptics® will drive rapid product development and facilitate customization, key marketplace needs.  WhiteOptics® will also focus on niche, specialty lighting applications such as reflectors for LED fixtures.