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Nomex® for Hot Gas Filtration

Nomex® for Hot Gas Filtration

DuPont™ Nomex® spunlaced filter helps to dramatically reduce lead particle emissions in a glass industry production filter.

Tyvek® 500 Xpert Ecopack

DuPont introduces DuPont™ Tyvek® 800 J limited-use coverall

DuPont introduces DuPont™ Tyvek® 800 J limited-use coverall

A+A 2013 marks the market launch of the new Tyvek® 800 J coverall by DuPont, the specialists in innovative body protection.

New DuPont™ Tychem® Garments Offer Improved Hazard Protection and Comfort

New DuPont™ Tychem® Garments Offer Improved Hazard Protection and Comfort

DuPont has added more innovations to its protective garment range with enhanced design features that offer improved personal protection while ensuring comfort and ease of movement for the wearer.

Tyvek® 500 Xpert Ecopack

New packaging concept for DuPont™ Tyvek® 500 Xpert can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions

New packaging concept for DuPont™ Tyvek® 500 Xpert can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions

DuPont™ Tyvek® 500 Xpert Eco-Pack can have a significantly reduced impact on the environment when compared to its standard packaging format.

Because Tyvek® Makes the Difference

Because Tyvek® Makes the Difference

Touch any garment from the comprehensive DuPont ™ Tyvek® product range and you immediately notice the difference. Antistatically-treated Tyvek® is a unique and versatile material that is tough and exceptionally low-linting, yet extremely light and soft. It is permeable to air and water vapour, yet repels water-based liquids and aerosols, as well as fine particles and fibres.

Professor Tytonius & Tyvek® Protection

Professor Tytonius & Tyvek® Protection

DuPont introduces Professor Victor Tytonius, the cyber scientist who specialises in worker protection and chemical protective clothing and materials.

DuPont turns up the heat at A+A 2015

New DuPont™ Tychem® 4000 S disposable coverall for comfortable and effective protection

New DuPont™ Tychem® 4000 S disposable coverall for comfortable and effective protection

Dusseldorf, 5 November 2013. DuPont, specialists in innovative body protection, is introducing at A+A 2013 a new Tychem® coverall that provides a new alternative for workers seeking safe and comfortable protection in more demanding applications.

DuPont introduces DuPont™ Tyvek® 800 J limited-use coverall

DuPont introduces DuPont™ Tyvek® 800 J limited-use coverall

A+A 2013 marks the market launch of the new Tyvek® 800 J coverall by DuPont, the specialists in innovative body protection.

A-plus-A-2013

A-plus-A-2013

At A+A, DuPont will present new Type 3 chemical suits from its DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Tychem® portfolios as well as innovative heat & flame and arc protective solutions made with DuPont™ Nomex®

New Tychem® TK suits from DuPont provide total head-to-toe protection in industrial, emergency response and domestic preparedness applications

New Tychem® TK suits from DuPont provide total head-to-toe protection in industrial, emergency response and domestic preparedness applications

In emergency response situations, it is critical to ensure that personnel are fully protected from any risk of exposure to toxic or corrosive substances. DuPont has therefore introduced the new Tychem® TK full encapsulation suit.

Nomex® Brand Filtration Quality Partner Programme

Nomex® Brand Filtration Quality Partner Programme

The DuPont™ Nomex® Brand Filtration Quality Partner Programme is a carefully-selected network of EMEA customer-oriented felt producers and bag manufacturers whose felt/bags pass stringent quality control of DuPont and who are empowered to provide ideal products and services to asphalt, cement and metal industries.

Tyvek® Contact Us Directory

Tyvek® Cargo Covers Products and Services

Tyvek® Cargo Covers Products and Services

An overview of the products and services offered through Tyvek­™ Air Cargo Covers

Tyvek® Cargo Covers Presentations and Publications

Tyvek® Cargo Covers Presentations and Publications

View past presentations and publications on DuPont™ Tyvek® Cargo Covers.

Sorona® Life Cycle Assessment

Sorona® Life Cycle Assessment

From reduced consumption of non-renewable energy resulting in a reduced dependence on oil to reduced CO2 emissions, the cradle-to-gate life cycle assessment shows the sustainability benefits of Sorona® versus petroleum-based materials like nylon.

Planning for large-scale clean-ups

Planning for large-scale clean-ups

A clean-up operation can take many forms and it is this need for readiness against a multitude of possible events that presents one of the biggest challenges to the emergency planner.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Fenner Precision

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Fenner Precision

DuPont™ Kevlar® is used as reinforcement in many Fenner Precision polyurethane timing belts, but the one in the BiOM® T2 System is unique because it enables the only commercially available powered ankle-foot prosthetic device on the market today.

Dupont Celebrates 50th Anniversary of The Iconic Brand, Kevlar®, At A+A 2015

Dupont Celebrates 50th Anniversary of The Iconic Brand, Kevlar®, At A+A 2015

DuPont Protection Technologies celebrates the 50th anniversary of its advanced, high strength fiber for ballistic and cut protection; Kevlar® at on its stand (Hall 05-A40) at A+A 2015.

Time is of the Essence

Time is of the Essence

Time plays a crucial role in the protection cycle of PPE and so it is important that firefighters consider how their garments behave and interact with the wearer during and after these events to ensure they take the correct course of action and are properly protected.

Protecting Nomex® Production

Protecting Nomex® Production

The DuPont™ Nomex® Partner Program is a carefully-selected network of customer-oriented and progressive weavers and garment manufacturers in Europe who adhere to the rigorous quality controls of DuPont for their fabrics and garments. A unique label on the garment aids identification and provides customers in Europe with a quality mark from reputable suppliers who offer genuine products with Nomex®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Fiber-Line®

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Fiber-Line®

Vince Pappas, founder of the company Fiber-Line®, shares his personal story of how Kevlar® has defined his career.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Globe

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Globe

Globe Manufacturing Company's founders established the turnout gear category more than a century ago, and then revolutionized it by including both DuPont™ Nomex® and Kevlar® fibers.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Fight the Kraken

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Fight the Kraken

An inspirational story of dedication and determination, as two master oarswomen attempt to row across the Pacific Ocean from Monterey, CA to Honolulu, HI using a boat made with DuPont™ Kevlar®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Youngstown Gloves

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Youngstown Gloves

Youngstown Glove Company announces the release of a first-of-its-kind FR Emergency Gas Glove in conjunction with the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Adidas Dark Ops Cleats

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Adidas Dark Ops Cleats

Paying tribute to the U.S. military, adidas Football unveiled the new Dark Ops Collection, inspired by the footwear and accessories worn by the elite forces of the U.S. military. Built for speed and performance, the Dark Ops Collection of cleats features the 2016 adizero 5-Star 5.0 x KEVLAR® and Freak x KEVLAR®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Officer Santana

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Officer Santana

Officer Alline Santana, a member of the Mato Grosso Military Police Department in Brazil, tells her story of how the DuPont™ Kevlar® - IIIA level vest saved her life during a gun fight.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Linear Composites Limited

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Linear Composites Limited

Linear Composites Limited's test of ropes made with Kevlar® remarkably showed almost imperceptible creep in almost 40 years of continual testing.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: The Big Ride

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: The Big Ride

Read about an inspirational bike ride across America accomplished with no flat tires, a feat done on tires reinforced with Kevlar®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Toyota Brazil

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Toyota Brazil

Toyota Brazil adopted the use of gloves, wrist protectors, and protection sleeves made with DuPont™ Kevlar® to improve the level of protection for their employees.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: ADSS Cables

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: ADSS Cables

Jiangsu Zhongtian Technology Co.,Ltd. is a leading global manufacturer of cable systems and offers a variety of optical fiber cable fittings such as ADSS cables that are made with DuPont™ Kevlar®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: ADSS Cables

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: ADSS Cables

Jiangsu Zhongtian Technology Co.,Ltd. is a leading global manufacturer of cable systems and offers a variety of optical fiber cable fittings such as ADSS cables that are made with DuPont™ Kevlar®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Chesterfield County

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Chesterfield County

Members of the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors recently presented DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman a resolution to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the invention of Kevlar®. The ceremony was held at DuPont’s Spruance Plant, which has been part of the Chesterfield County community for more than 80 years.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Oriental Rubber

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Oriental Rubber

Oriental Rubber Industries worked collaboratively with the DuPont Dare Bigger™ platform to challenge the existing conveying solutions with DuPont advanced materials and capabilities.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Inventing in America

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Inventing in America

Stephanie Kwolek, whose discoveries led to the invention of DuPont™ Kevlar®, will be featured in the exhibit through items on loan from Hagley Museum & Library, a Smithsonian affiliate.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Gelvenor Textiles

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Gelvenor Textiles

DuPont customer, Gelvenor Textiles celebrated its 50th anniversary on the night of May 14, 2015, while DuPont celebrated 50 years of Kevlar® innovative success.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Armourshield UK

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Armourshield UK

Armourshield UK and DuPont™ Kevlar continue to partner together, creating a wide range of armored solutions catering to the needs of governments worldwide.

Kevlar® X Games Details

Kevlar® X Games Details

Click here to view DuPont™ Kevlar® promotional schedule for the ESPN's 2015 Summer X Games.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Gary Linden

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Gary Linden

Gary Linden, 65, surfboard legend, shaper and founder of the Big Wave World Tour set out to design a better surfboard using DuPont™ Kevlar®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Draggin Jeans

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Draggin Jeans

Founder of the iconic motorbike apparel Draggin, Grant Mackintosh, uses Kevlar® to form a jean lining that is soft, breathable, flexible and non-allergenic.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Stephanie Kwolek Headstrong

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Stephanie Kwolek Headstrong

The final chapter of a new book released this month by Broadway Books is dedicated to Stephanie Kwolek, the DuPont scientist and inventor whose discoveries 50 years ago led to the invention of DuPont™ Kevlar®.

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Mad River Canoe

Kevlar® Dare Bigger™ Moments: Mad River Canoe

From the beginning, Mad River Canoe explored new designs and experimented with new materials. They were the first to introduce Kevlar™ to the canoe industry.

DuPont Tyvek® for Air Cargo Covers

DuPont Tyvek® for Air Cargo Covers

See why DuPont™ Tyvek® is the ideal material for Air Cargo Covers.

Tyvek™ Cargo Covers Temperature Management Performance

Tyvek™ Cargo Covers Temperature Management Performance

DuPont™ Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers provide hours of additional cold chain break protection by substantially lowering peak temperatures.

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers News

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers News

Stay up to date on everything DuPont™ Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers.

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers Events

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers Events

Join us at the following events for more information on DuPont™ Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers.

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers Product Line Detail

Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers Product Line Detail

An overview of the all the available sizes for DuPont™ Tyvek™ Air Cargo Covers.

DuPont™ Tyvek® provides the unmatched combination of protection, breathability, and durability

DuPont™ Sorona® and Carpet Recycling

DuPont™ Sorona® and Carpet Recycling

Knowing the important role carpet recycling plays in helping the environment, DuPont research has proven that face fiber made with DuPont™ Sorona® can be shaved from the carpet backing, turned into pellets, and spun into new fiber. In fact, there are even more potential ways to recycle carpet made with Sorona®.

Oeko-Tex Standard 100 for Sorona®

Oeko-Tex Standard 100 for Sorona®

In August of 2011, DuPont™ Sorona® received Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 Class 1 Certification — third-party verification that Sorona® polymer meets the most stringent safety standards and is suitable for a wide range of carpet and textile applications including those intended for babies and toddlers.

Sorona® for Carpet Fibers

Sorona® for Carpet Fibers

Carpet fibers produced with DuPont™ Sorona® deliver on all fronts: aesthetics, stain resistance, color fastness, ease of maintenance, and durability — yielding excellent results in Hexapod Walker and Vetterman Drum testing.

DuPont Industrial Biotech Solutions

DuPont Industrial Biotech Solutions

DuPont is powering industrial biotechnology innovation, meeting some of the world’s (and our customers’) most daunting challenges with ground-breaking enzyme technology, improved biorefinery processes, and renewably-sourced biomaterials that overdeliver on performance.

Jonäno Innovative Fabric and Sorona®

Jonäno Innovative Fabric and Sorona®

Material ConneXion, the world’s largest innovative materials library, has added Jonäno MaÏsse™ fabric, a blend of organic bamboo and DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced fiber, to its materials collection.

Triexta, Generic in Name Only

Triexta, Generic in Name Only

Specific performance benefits, including stain resistance, are so unique to DuPont™ Sorona®, the U.S. FTC gave the generic name triexta to homo fibers made from PTT, the Sorona® renewably sourced polymer.

Sorona® Performance in Apparel

Sorona® Performance in Apparel

DuPont™ Sorona® delivers innovative performance to all types of textile fibers for apparel. A renewably sourced fiber, Sorona® provides exceptional softness, comfort stretch, superior tensile strength, lower dyeing temperatures and more. No other fiber combines so many performance and environmental benefits.

Sorona® and Bio-Based Product Labels

Sorona® and Bio-Based Product Labels

The USDA BioPreferred Certification of DuPont™ Sorona® means manufacturers can offer innovative products that customers can readily identify. Innovative products help reduce the use of fossil fuels and help reduce emissions.

Improving Tyre Reinforcement

Improving Tyre Reinforcement

Kevlar® Engineered Elastomer for tyre reinforcement is based on a new method to disperse para-aramid pulp into rubber through a far easier process than dry para-aramid pulp. Read the study that explains the science behind this innovative pulp that has been adopted with success in the automobile industry.

Other consumer products made with DuPont™ Kevlar® & our licensee partners

DuPont Bio-Based Products

DuPont Bio-Based Products

Bio-based products are a critical component of DuPont’s efforts to reduce dependence on fossil fuels. When it comes to bio-based products, DuPont science is innovating across the entire development chain, from seeds and feedstocks through proprietary fermentation and chemical processes to the final high-performance, economically efficient products our customers demand.

LEED® Certified Sorona®

LEED® Certified Sorona®

Renewably Sourced™, low-VOC-emitting DuPont™ Sorona® could help your next building project become LEED® certified by earning points in several different areas, including Indoor Environmental Quality, Materials and Resources, Regional Priority, and Innovation in Design.

Sorona® for Stain-Resistant Carpet

Sorona® for Stain-Resistant Carpet

For a superior stain-resistant carpet, look no further than carpet made with DuPont™ Sorona®, which has stain resistance built in.

Carpet Design and Sorona®

Carpet Design and Sorona®

Renewably Sourced™ DuPont™ Sorona® is opening up new possibilities for carpet design. Durable and color-fast, with permanent stain resistance built right into the fiber, the Sorona® carpet design option is also the right choice in terms of performance.

A Strong Legacy in Fiber Technology

A Strong Legacy in Fiber Technology

Since the early 1900's, DuPont has been a world leader in polymer and fiber technology. DuPont™ Sorona® renewably sourced fiber is the latest innovation that delivers environmental benefits without sacrificing performance.

Hot Gas Filtration Cement Industry

Hot Gas Filtration Cement Industry

In the cement industry, DuPont™ Nomex® KD helps provide better filtration and dust retention, with greater reliability at lower energy and material costs.

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