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Adhesives, Sealants, & Coatings

Adhesives, Sealants, & Coatings

In adhesive, sealant, coating, and fiber-reinforced plastic applications, DuPont™ Kevlar® helps provide better viscosity control and lower costs. Learn how the inherent strength and heat resistance of Kevlar® provides performance that cannot be worn or aged away.

Automotive Components Reinforcements

Automotive Components Reinforcements

Kevlar® and Nomex® brand fibers help improve the safety, performance, and durability of automotive components for a wide variety of vehicles, from passenger cars and light trucks to professional racecars. Learn how Kevlar® and Nomex® help provide inherent strength in automotive components, inside and out.

Automotive Hoses & Belts Reinforcements

Automotive Hoses & Belts Reinforcements

DuPont™ Kevlar® brand fiber helps improve the safety, performance, and durability of automotive components such as automotive hoses and automotive belts for a wide variety of vehicles, from passenger cars and trucks to professional racecars.

Ballistic Helmets

Ballistic Helmets

As a superior material for ballistic military and police helmets, DuPont™ Kevlar® fibre has helped to save thousands of lives around the world.

Best Practices Workshop: PSM and ORM Overview

Best Practices Workshop: PSM and ORM Overview

See how this process safety course introduces DuPont best practices for improving an organization’s Process Safety and Operational Risk Management.

Bodyshop - Personal Protective Equipment

Bodyshop - Personal Protective Equipment

Learn why proper safety measures such as wearing garments made of DuPont™ Tyvek® or DuPont™ Tychem® should be applied in industry and trade to help protect from the frequently underestimated dangers of surface treatments and coatings.

Chemical and Biological Hazard Protection

Chemical and Biological Hazard Protection

Chemical protective clothing and biohazard suits made of DuPont™ Tychem® or DuPont™ Tyvek® help offer up to CE category III, type 3-B, 4, 5 and 6 protection against chemical and biological hazards. These comfortable, limited-use garments come in a wide range of models for different applications.

Chemical Protection

Chemical Protection

Learn how DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Tychem® garments help provide chemical protection for workers in the chemical industry from risks such as hazardous particles and chemical vapours and liquids.

Chemical Protection for Military and Police

Chemical Protection for Military and Police

DuPont offers solutions that help provide chemical protection for a host of different hazards. See how Tyvek®, Tychem® and Nomex® brands help offer the chemical protection for military and police in situations such as initial entry, victim rescue, release mitigation, evidence collection, body removal, site clean-up, not to mention forensics and scene of crime.

Cleanroom Applications

Cleanroom Applications

Learn how garments made of DuPont™ Tyvek® help keep people and processes uncontaminated in cleanroom applications.

Consumer Products made with Kevlar®

Consumer Products made with Kevlar®

DuPont™ Kevlar® helps make a wide variety of Consumer Products light weight and Strong. Kevlar® is a product unique to DuPont invented by DuPont and is a brand and trademark owned by DuPont. Check here to be sure the products with Kevlar® you are purchasing are authentic.

Contractor Safety Management Methodology

Contractor Safety Management Methodology

See how DuPont experts adapt our proven contractor safety management methods to benefit clients, based on our own capital projects and turnarounds.

Conveyor Belts for Mining

Conveyor Belts for Mining

DuPont™ Kevlar® helps create cost saving solutions for conveyor belts in the mining industry

Cross-Cultural Process Safety Management Workshop

Cross-Cultural Process Safety Management Workshop

See how this cross-cultural Process Safety Management DuPont Best Practices Workshop covers the challenges of differing cultures and org structures.

Decontamination and Remediation

Decontamination and Remediation

Learn how protective garments can protect workers involved in decontamination and remediation while still providing a high level of comfort and a good fit to enable wearers to perform at their best.

DuPont Bradley Curve

DuPont Bradley Curve

See how our proprietary DuPont Bradley Curve helps clients understand and benchmark their progress toward world-class safety culture and performance.

Dust & Particle Protection

Dust & Particle Protection

Learn how the DuPont™ Tyvek® product range helps provide people and processes with the highest chemical, dust and particle protection.

Explosive Ordnance Disposal

Explosive Ordnance Disposal

Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) suits are designed using inherent flame-resistant inner and outer layers made of Nomex® fibre and flexible, semi-rigid and rigid ballistic protective elements made of Kevlar® fibre. The suits are tailored for protection and mobility, dexterity and comfort for each body part.

Fiber Optics

Fiber Optics

Kevlar® provides high tensile strength, helping to safeguard fiber optic cables against mechanical stresses to ensure optimal performance. Learn how the inherent dielectric properties, light weight, small diameter, and flexibility of Kevlar® meet requirements for a wide variety of fiber optic cable applications.

Fire-Resistant Mattresses

Fire-Resistant Mattresses

Manufacturers use DuPont™ Kevlar® thread for seams and tape edges to help keep out flames. Learn more about the properties of this material.

First- and Second-Party Process Safety Management Auditing

First- and Second-Party Process Safety Management Auditing

See how the process safety audit DuPont Best Practices Workshop teaches participants to use assessments that help optimize Process Safety Management.

Flame Resistant Clothing

Flame Resistant Clothing

As leader in flame-resistant protection technology, DuPont helps protect industrial workers, firefighters, police officers and military forces against fire hazards.

Food Processing Personal Protective Equipment

Food Processing Personal Protective Equipment

Learn how limited-use protective garments can protect people and processes in the food industry.

Heat Shields & Insulation Shields

Heat Shields & Insulation Shields

Learn how the inherent thermal resistance of DuPont™ Nomex® makes it ideal for high-temperature automotive applications, including heat shields and other under-the-hood applications.

Honeycomb Composites — Aerospace & Marine

Honeycomb Composites — Aerospace & Marine

The excellent strength-to-weight ratio of DuPont™ Nomex® and DuPont™ Kevlar® brings performance and value to industries such as mass transportation, construction, and marine shipping.

Hot Gas Filtration

Hot Gas Filtration

DuPont™ Nomex®, an inherently thermal-resistant fiber, can withstand extreme stress. Learn how this innovative fiber provides an ideal solution for high-temperature hot gas filtration applications.

Industrial Cleaning Services

Industrial Cleaning Services

Learn how garments made of DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Tychem® can help protect workers in the industrial cleaning services industry.

Industrial Protective Clothing

Industrial Protective Clothing

Our scientists and technicians have created and rigorously tested the leading brands of Nomex®, Tychem®, Tyvek®, ProShield® and Kevlar® for industrial protective clothing. Learn more about the roles these brands play in industrial safety and worker protection.