Sustainable Solutions for a Growing Population
Industrial biotechnology holds great promise to solve global challenges, offering new potential for meeting the world's demand for food, feed, fuel, materials, and more while reducing our impact on the environment.
At DuPont, we develop industrial biotechnology solutions with a commitment to uncompromised product performance and a desire to obtain the best possible environmental impact. We also maintain a commitment to continuous innovation, ever improving our products and processes, turning what used to be known as "alternative" materials into mainstream ones.
Industrial biotechnology solutions from DuPont address markets such as animal nutrition, food, detergents, textiles, carpets, personal care and biofuels. We’ve already created the first biomaterials with Bio-Propanediol (Bio-PDO®) and Sorona®, and are making important steps forward with our cellulosic ethanol technology.
We believe that the answers to the greatest challenges facing humanity and the planet can be found through inclusive innovation; by working with our partners and combining expertise in biotechnology, chemistry and materials technologies, we can make the biobased economy a reality.
DuPont Leader to Speak on Advances in Detergent Enzyme Technology at 2017 AOCS Annual Meeting
WILMINGTON, Del., April 26, 2017 – DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) today announced that Christian Adams, Ph.D., head of DuPont Biochemistry and Research Applications, will be speaking at the 2017 American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS) Annual Meeting on May 1, 2017 regarding new findings around the industry-leading DuPont™ REVITALENZ® 200 liquid detergent enzyme.
DuPont Brings Fast-Acting Enzyme Solution to Make Egg Production More Profitable
LEIDEN, Netherlands, March 14, 2017 – Today, DuPont Industrial Biosciences announced the launch of DuPont™ Axtra® XBPHY, a new enzyme solution dedicated to the Indian layer market.
DuPont Introduces GENENCARE® OSMS MI a Vital Ingredient to Protect and Energize the Skin
WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 22, 2017 – Water, oxygen, and energy are all key elements for healthy skin and general well-being. DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) has harnessed this hidden power in its latest innovation to protect and energize the skin: DuPont™ GENENCARE® OSMS MI, a natural active ingredient for personal care applications.
Industry Leaders DuPont & Archer Daniels Midland Win Platts Global Energy Breakthrough Solution of the Year Award
NEW YORK DECEMBER 09, 2016 - DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) and Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) have been honored with the Breakthrough Solution of the Year Award from Platts Global Energy for their platform technology to produce a revolutionary biobased monomer, furan dicarboxylic methyl ester (FDME). The award was announced at the 18th Platts Global Energy Awards, held in New York on Thursday, Dec. 8.
DuPont Industrial Biosciences and MIAVIT Announce Supply Agreement for Biogas Enzymes
HANNOVER, Germany, 16 November 2016 – DuPont Industrial Biosciences and MIAVIT GmbH today announced a supply agreement where DuPont will supply enzymes for incorporation in biogas-boosting products distributed by MIAVIT.
DuPont Industrial Biosciences Collaborates with Anta on Chinese Delegation’s Olympic Champion Uniforms
SHANGHAI JULY 27, 2016 - Today, DuPont Industrial Biosciences announced a collaboration with Chinese sports brand Anta in the design of champion uniforms for Chinese Olympic team members using DuPont™ Sorona® – a sustainable, patented fiber made with renewable, plant-based ingredients. Sorona® – which leverages innovation and sustainability to produce fibers that are uniquely soft, extremely durable and have excellent stretch and recovery – will be a key ingredient in the Chinese team’s “Dragon Uniform” at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.