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Sporting Goods

When developing new sports equipment, many needs, wishes, constraints and severe use conditions need to be addressed.


  • Consumer satisfaction, aesthetics and pleasure in use.
  • Consumer safety.
  • Diversity of different sports and age groups.
  • Environment: extremes of temperature, rain, snow, ultraviolet...
  • Life time.
  • Short development lead-times.
  • Continuous innovation.

Video Highlight - DuPont and Nike Golf Collaborate to Reinvent the Golf Ball

Click to play - Nike 20XI Golf Balls with DuPont™ HPF
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As an innovation catalyst in golf ball technology, DuPont partnered with Nike Golf for a transformational golf ball core that adds distance, straightens shots and improves control, according to Nike test results.

Hear DuPont experts and Nike Golf talk about the development process in this video.

Your One-Stop Technical Resource for Engineering Plastics

Whatever sports equipment is being designed, DuPont can provide the Services & Solutions to help you with your project needs.  From concept, design, prototype testing to commercialization, our technical organizations are there with solutions that work.  The sooner you start with DuPont, the bigger the contribution we can make.