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DuPont is committed to protecting people. From first responders to industrial workers, DuPont provides a solution to meet your safety needs

DuPont Personal Protection  
DuPont is committed to protecting people. From first responders to industrial workers, DuPont provides a solution to meet your safety needs.

DuPont Personal Protection offers a wide range of proven, science-based solutions including some of the most trusted brands in the industry: Tyvek® for dry particulate hazards; Tychem® for liquid and gas chemical hazards; NOMEX® for thermal hazards and KEVLAR® for cut and abrasion protection.

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DuPont Safety Resources  
DuPont Safety Resources helps companies improve business performance while protecting the lives and livelihoods of employees and contract workers. Formed to leverage our 200- year heritage of safety as a core business value, we help hundreds of organizations globally and in Australia reduce workplace injuries and fatalities and gain sustainable improvements in operating costs, productivity, quality and employee morale.

Our major areas of expertise include:

  • Safety implementation as an integral strategic business issue
  • Organisational and executive leadership processes
    Total operations involvement in safety management systems
  • Integrated behavioral observation and feedback models
    Strategic management of contractor safety
  • Complete ergonomic assessments and training programs

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DuPont Advanced Fiber Systems  
Advanced Fiber Systems has two main products, Kevlar® and Nomex®
KEVLAR® is an advanced technology that helps transform the ordinary to the extraordinary. It combines high strength with light weight, and comfort with protection. Products made with KEVLAR® brand fiber help those who use them to do more, to go farther, to be even better at what they do. Whether it's working in a plant, at a construction site or in a forest. Whether it's walking a beat, escorting a prisoner to his cell, or completing a tour of duty.

NOMEX® is the brand name for a family of high temperature resistant fibres invented and produced by DuPont. NOMEX® brand fibres are the most widely used high technology fibres for heat and flame protective apparel. The fact that NOMEX® can be dyed in a wide range of colours means that safety and corporate appearance can be combined into one hard wearing comfortable garment.

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DuPont Building Innovations  
With more than 30 years of performance in millions of homes all over the world, DuPont™ Tyvek® high-performance protective membranes offer a unique combination of high breathability, high water hold out and high air resistance.

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DuPont Nonwovens  
DuPont Nonwovens is a leading producer of flexible sheet products that provide innovative technological solutions to complex problems. Comprised of three proprietary technologies - Tyvek® spunbonded olefin, Sontara® spunlaced fabric, Typar®; spunbonded polypropylene, they contribute to the comfort, safety and convenience of our daily lives. Nonwovens products are used in over 50 diverse markets such as packaging, construction, medical, protective apparel absorbents, and footwear. For more information, visit our global product websites below:

DuPont Chemical Solutions  
Chemical Solutions Enterprise produces a range of chemical products and solutions for a broad spectrum of industries and market segments.

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DuPont Surfaces  
DuPont created the solid surface category more than 30 years ago under the Corian® brand. An advanced blend of natural materials and pure acrylic polymer, Corian® is a brand that has earned trust and respect as a proven material that brings design versatility, long-term performance and value to any environment. Corian® can be used for many applications from a kitchen benchtop through to a decorative surface.