April 3, 2009
Protecting Heroes With DuPont Innovations
More than 200 U.S. Congressional members, firefighters, law enforcement, military personnel and media recently attended an event in Washington, D.C., to learn about new DuPont innovations and technologies that protect lives.
October 6, 2008
DuPont, Smart Fuel Cell AG Win U.S. Department of Defense $1 Million Wearable Power Prize Competition
DuPont and Smart Fuel Cell AG (SFC) today announced that its M-25 portable fuel cell has won the U.S. Department of Defense Research and Engineering (DDR&E) $1 million Wearable Power Prize in a competition held in Twentynine Palms, Calif. The lightweight M-25 fuel cell combines DuPont’s direct methanol fuel cell technology with SFC’s commercially proven fuel cell systems, products, and integration expertise.
August 25, 2008
Personal Protection Products: For When ‘The Heat is On’
DuPont hosted Delaware Congressman Mike Castle and more than 30 local officials, first responders and firefighters in Wilmington, Del., for an overview of DuPont Personal Protection key industry products. Among the technologies showcased were DuPont™ Nomex® and DuPont™ Kevlar® fiber used in firefighter apparel and Tychem® chemical protective garments.
May 20, 2008
DuPont Introduces New Certified Tychem® BR
DuPont today announced the launch of new DuPont™ Tychem® BR garment, certified to the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) 1994 Class 2, 2007 edition standard. The garment delivers enhanced liquid and vapor protection for Emergency Responders.
December 6, 2006
DuPont Fuel Cells Drive New Advances in Soldier Power
DuPont Fuel Cells and SFC Smart Fuel Cell AG recently announced that the U.S. Department of Defense had completed a successful initial review of its program to introduce a revolutionary lightweight, portable power system for soldiers in the field.