DuPont is a science company. Founded in 1802 in Wilmington, Delaware, USA, DuPont puts science to work by solving problems and creating solutions that make people’s lives better, safer and easier. Operating in over 70 countries, the company offers a wide range of products and services to markets including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation and apparel.
Research and development activities of DuPont are focussed on nanotechnology, displays technologies, fuel cells energy sources and bio-materials from renewable resources.
DuPont is also a leading supplier of materials, products and technologies to the global community of professionals and companies of design and architecture. Its variety of solutions meets almost any need concerning furniture, interior and industrial design, architecture, building, fashion and sport equipment, houseware items, packaging and graphics, computers and mobile communication, automotive, and many other sectors.
Its best known brands are DuPont™ Corian® and DuPont™ Zodiaq® surfaces; DuPont™ Kevlar® and DuPont™ Nomex® hi-tech fibers and composites; DuPont™ Hytrel®, DuPont™ Delrin®
and DuPont™ Surlyn® engineering polymers; DuPont™ SentryGlas® Plus and SentryGlas® Expressions™ technologies for laminated glass; DuPont™ Alesta® and DuPont™ Betonol® coatings; DuPont™ Teflon® and DuPont™ Tefzel® fluoroproducts;
DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Typar® Nonwovens and energy saving DuPont™ Climate Systems solutions for roofs and walls.