DuPont Advanced Printing (DuPont) has launched a new anti-counterfeiting film that it says is “revolutionary” in terms of enhanced security for packaging applications. more

Jun 27, 2016 2:00 PM Materials

DuPont Performance Materials (DPM) has appointed Rudy van Engen as the new Regional Director for DuPont Performance Materials Europe, Middle East and Africa region (EMEA). more

May 31, 2016 3:55 PM Industry News

Engineering thermoplastics and performance materials are more relevant than ever in addressing today’s challenges and trends, according to DuPont. more

Apr 24, 2016 4:37 AM Chinaplas 2016

BASF is considering making a counterbid for DuPont, following the announcement of its merger with Dow Chemical in December, published reports suggest. more

Mar 7, 2016 10:26 AM Industry News

DuPont Performance Materials (DPM) and Technology from Ideas, Ireland (TFI) have been awarded the 2016 European Plastics Innovation Award for “Hybrid Product” for a mooring protection system used to protect wave energy devices in harsh sea conditions more

Feb 19, 2016 3:59 PM Materials

DuPont Industrial Biosciences (DuPont) and agricultural processor, Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), have announced a breakthrough in the development of a new technology that they say opens up “vast” offerings in bio-based materials. more

Feb 11, 2016 11:44 AM Materials

The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont have made official the announcement that they are to combine in a merger of the two companies. more

Dec 11, 2015 12:29 PM Industry News

Reports have surfaced from "people familiar with the matter" that chemicals giants DuPont and Dow are in talks to merge – with some saying an announcement is due this week. more

Dec 10, 2015 8:38 AM Industry News

DuPont’s Director of Sustainable Growth has received a Woman in Sustainability Leadership Award for her work with the organisation more

Nov 26, 2015 4:18 PM Industry News

Taking a walk down memory lane, DuPont’s exhibit at Fakuma will demonstrate the company’s progress since it invented nylon in 1935 and modified it to become an engineering-grade polymer several years later. more

Fakuma 2015

DuPont Performance Polymers has increased its production capacity for Nylon at its German facility by 20 percent. more

Jun 15, 2015 11:59 AM Materials

At IRC 2015 DuPont Performance Polymers (DPP) will reveal key properties of a new high-heat resistant ‘Vamac’ ethylene acrylic elastomer (AEM), which it says offers heat resistance as yet unmatched in AEM. more

Jun 4, 2015 4:25 PM IRC/DKT 2015

Borealis has acquired full ownership of Speciality Polymers Antwerp, after it bought DuPont’s share in the joint venture for an undisclosed sum. more

Sep 16, 2014 1:59 PM Materials

Stephanie L. Kwolek, the chemist who invented the super strong and lightweight fibre, Kevlar, has died aged 95. more

Industry News

In keeping with the theme of 'Greenovation' at Chinaplas 2014, DuPont's Packaging and Industrial Polymers division is showing a range of materials developed in collaboration with a number of customers and industry partners. more

Apr 21, 2014 9:56 AM Materials

DuPont Performance Polymers says it is showing its commitment to China's growing desire for sustainable solutions by exhibiting a number of materials for efficiency, lightweighting and improving fuel economy for the automotive industry. more

Apr 21, 2014 8:30 AM Materials

A packaging solutions company has won a prestigious award for its innovations over the past 25 years, as well as two other awards. more

May 24, 2013 11:14 AM Industry News

High performance thermoplastics from DuPont have been used for a revolutionary office chair which embraces the idea of elastic design – where a product rearranges itself in response to its user and also remembers its original position. more

Oct 30, 2012 4:32 PM Materials

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