DuPont Named Top 100 Global Innovator

Article | January 25, 2018
Clarivate Analytics, Top 100 Innovators, 2018-2019

For the seventh consecutive year, DuPont was named a 2017 Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator. The program, based on proprietary data, recognizes corporations and institutions around the world that are at the heart of innovation – creating breakthrough technologies and bringing them to market and achieving commercial success.

Raising DuPont’s profile as a leader in innovation are some of the company’s latest offerings, including: 

DuPont™ Intexar™ smart clothing technology used for sports, fitness and wellness,

DuPont™ Temprion™ portfolio of thermal management materials for electronic applications, 

CRISPR-Cas advanced plant breeding technology, 

Pioneer® brand Qrome™ high-yielding trait technology,

HOWARU® Shape, a premium probiotic formula clinically proven to reduce waist circumference,

DuPont™ SYNERXIA® Thrive Fermentation System, a novel yeast and enzyme solution that delivers higher yield for fuel ethanol producers.

Placement on the top Innovator list has become the standard measure for innovation across the world and is a significant achievement for DuPont that celebrates the effort and investment we make in developing unique and enduring inventions with commercial value. 

The 2017 Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator methodology is based on four principle criteria: overall patent volume, patent application-to-grant success rate, global reach of the portfolio and patent influence as evidenced by citations. To view the full list and report on the 2017 Clarivate Analytics Top 100 Global Innovator program, go to