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2014-01-17 23:02:34

Hagley Museum and Library celebrates a record visitor count to its digital archives in 2013 with 131,144 visitors. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Hagley Museum and Library celebrates a record visitor count to its digital archives in 2013 with 131,144 visitors. Hagley’s Digital Archives is an online selection of images, documents and publications from the library’s collections. Since the digital archives’ launch in 2008, 2013 was the first year that had more than 100,000...

2014-01-15 23:03:09

Wright & Schulte LLC is Currently Representing Numerous West Virginia and Ohio Residents in a Chemical Spill Resulting in C8 Lawsuits That Allege Illness and Death Due to C8 Pollution from DuPont’s Washington Works Plant in Parkersburg, West Virginia. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC by are already representing many Ohio and West Virginia residents in previous chemical spills, and were deeply disturbed by news of the recent chemical spill...

2014-01-15 23:02:56

NatureFest celebrates the science and beauty of the natural world. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Be blown away by Hagley Museum and Library’s 2014 NatureFest on May 3. This year’s theme is the power of wind. Learn about the importance of wind from pollinating plants to creating energy. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5 for non-members, $2 for members, and free for all children 5 and under. Use Hagley’s Buck Road entrance off Route 100. NatureFest...

2014-01-13 16:21:38

DUBLIN, January 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mjhtqp/powder_coatings) has announced the addition of the "Global Powder Coatings Market Report 2013 - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mjhtqp/powder_coatings ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Powder coatings have a wide...

2014-01-13 12:25:53

Esquire.com article recognizes Unequal for high-tech protection GLEN MILLS, Pa., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protective gear from Unequal(®) Technologies, the leading provider of personalized, concealed sports protection, was named the No. 1 tech innovation of 2013 by Esquire.com in the recent blog "A Sexy Geek on the Top 10 Tech Innovations of 2013." Unequal is featured for its multifaceted approach to protection, including outfitting pro football linebacker James Harrison...

2014-01-09 23:19:47

Wright & Schulte LLC Represents Numerous Clients in C8 Lawsuits Alleging Illness and Wrongful Death Due to C8, a Chemical Discharged from DuPont’s Washington Works Plant in Parkersburg, West Virginia for Several Decades. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 C8 lawsuits alleging illness and wrongful death due to exposure to C8-contaminated drinking water continue to mount in a federal multidistrict litigation now underway in U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio, Wright...

2014-01-09 23:03:50

Renews ‘Science-Powered Innovation’ to Automotive Market Detroit, MI (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 Jeffrey Sternberg, Ph.D., has been named DuPont global automotive technology director. In this role, he is charged to bring the breadth of DuPont advanced materials as well as renewably sourced materials and fuels to the auto industry as it continues to develop low emission, fuel efficient vehicles that are safe, affordable and fun to drive. “The industry is examining every component and...

2014-01-09 16:21:47

Separation of Performance Chemicals on Track for 2Q 2015 WILMINGTON, Del., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont today announced Executive Vice President Mark P. Vergnano will serve as CEO of the new, independent $7 billion Performance Chemicals company after its separation from DuPont, which is expected to occur in second quarter 2015. BC Chong and Thierry F.J. Vanlancker will continue to respectively lead the Titanium Technologies and Chemicals & Fluoroproducts businesses within...

2014-01-08 12:20:48

LONDON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Automotive NVH Materials Market 2012-2016TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Automotive Noise, Vibration, and Harshness (NVH) Materials market to grow at a CAGR of percent over the period 4.82 percent. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in the demand for comfort and safety in automobiles. The Global Automotive NVH Materials market has also...

2014-01-07 08:40:59

WASHINGTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT), today announced that the Company will release its fourth quarter 2013 and full year operating results on Thursday, January 30, 2014 before the market opens and host a conference call on the same day at 1:00 p.m. ET to discuss those results and outlook for 2014. The conference call will be accessible by telephone and through the Internet. Telephone access will be available by dialing toll-free...


Latest DuPont Reference Libraries

OncoMouse
2013-10-02 09:29:43

The OncoMouse or Harvard Mouse is a type of laboratory mouse that has been genetically modified utilizing modification designed by Philip Leder and Timothy A. Stewart, of Harvard University, to carry a certain gene called an activated oncogene. The activated oncogene considerably increases the mouse’s vulnerability to cancer, therefore making the mouse suitable for cancer research. The rights to the invention were owned by DuPont until recently. The USPTO found that the patent expired in...

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2010-12-03 22:35:03

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-11-19 17:31:54

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-10-11 19:45:07

Nylon, a synthetic polymer, was first produced by Wallace Carothers in 1935. It is one of the most commonly used polymers. The thermoplastic, silky material was first used in a nylon-bristled toothbrush, then women's stockings. Nylon was made of repeating units linked by amide bonds and is frequently referred to as ppolyamide (PA). There are two common methods of making nylon for fiber applications. It was the first commercially successful synthetic polymer. It was originally intended...

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