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Neu-Isenburg, Germany, 29 January 2010

DuPont Packaging Graphics Partners with Marmara University on Education Programs

  Contact :
Jean Pierre Richard
DuPont de Nemours (Deutschland) GmbH
DuPont Marketing & Communications
+49 (0)6102.18.3919 

Marco Andrea Mussini
Domino Communication srl
+39 (0)331.670.635 

Award ceremony DuPont Packaging Graphics New horizons award Prof. Dr. Efe Gençoğlu
From left to right: Asuman Yazici, DuPont; Professor Dr. Efe Gençoğlu, Marmara University; Pier Luigi Sassanlli, DuPont 
As part of the 35th anniversary celebration of DuPont™ Cyrel®, DuPont Packaging Graphics organized a technical seminar at Marmara University. At the seminar, Associate Professor Dr. Efe Gençoğlu of Marmara University was awarded the “DuPont 2009 New Horizons” award in recognition of 2nd edition of his book in flexo printing.

In 2006, DuPont started a cooperative effort with Marmara University to educate the packaging sector and established the DuPont Technology Center in Printing department to apply advance flexographic printing technologies. Full renovation of the technology center and establishment of high-technology flexo plate manufacturing line underlines the support given by DuPont to flexo education.

The “New Horizons” award, initiated in 2007 on the occasion of the International Grand Prix Cyrel® held in Valencia, Spain, acknowledge individuals and organizations for their valuable contributions to the flexographic and package printing industries. The honorees are selected "for superior achievement.”  The awards recognize the work, creativity, and contributions of individuals and organizations for their efforts in advancing flexography.

DuPont™ Cyrel® is celebrating 35 years as a flexo-graphic printing technology leader by offering customers new standards in high quality printing solutions. 


About DuPont
DuPont ( is a science company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere.  Operating in more than 70 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture, nutrition, electronics, communications, safety and protection, home and construction, transportation and apparel.

About Packaging Graphics
DuPont Packaging Graphics ( is one of the world’s leading supplier of flexographic printing systems in digital and conventional formats; including Cyrel® brand photopolymer plates, Cyrel® FAST processing equipment, Cyrel® round sleeves, mounting and finishing products.

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