The DuPont Innovation and Technology Center in Paulinia, Brazil is the hub for DuPont development for new solutions for customers in Latin America.
Researchers at the Paulinia Center screen and develop new materials to protect a variety of crops, and they conduct application development studies focused on the automotive, safety and protection, and chemicals industries. Paulinia scientists and engineers also conduct research in production of next-generation biofuels, including biobutanol, from sugarcane.
Regional Research & Development Centers
DuPont’s four regional Research & Development Centers are comprehensive laboratory facilities that conduct research across multiple fields and facilitate collaboration with partners in business, government, academia, and local communities. Their mission is to develop product and application platforms in support of markets worldwide and industries of today and tomorrow. DuPont scientists and engineers at these sites have an intimate understanding of customers and industries. This awareness helps researchers bring together technologies, capabilities, materials, and offerings in collaboration with partners around the world to deliver complete solutions tailored to specific market needs.