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2013-09-04 23:01:42

Wright & Schulte LLC is Representing Mid-Ohio Valley Residents in C8 Lawsuits Filed in Ohio Federal Court, all of which Claim Exposure to C8 Tainted Drinking Water Associated with DuPont’s Washington Works Facility in Parkersburg, West Virginia, Resulted in Personal Injury and/or Death. Little Hocking, Ohio (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 The C8 lawsuit lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC, an experienced personal injury law firm, are pleased to report that federal lawsuits filed on...

2013-09-03 23:19:15

Custom Services Team Recognized for Providing High-end Learning Solutions to Help Clients Meet their Complex Training Needs Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 DuPont Sustainable Solutions has been named to the Top 20 Workforce Development Providers list by TrainingIndustry.com. “DuPont Sustainable Solutions is dedicated to providing engaging, high-quality learning experiences that are essential in creating a competent workforce, and we are honored to be recognized by Training...

2013-09-03 16:23:40

CFO of Cummins Inc. Brings Strong Financial Expertise WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont today announced that Patrick J. Ward, chief financial officer and vice president of Cummins Inc., was elected to its board of directors. Mr. Ward's election is effective Oct. 23. "Pat is an accomplished global business leader who possesses tremendous financial expertise and experience," said DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman. "We look forward to the wealth of...

2013-08-29 23:32:15

Farber will discuss Raskob’s role in Pierre S. du Pont’s purchase and renovation of his great-grandfather’s explosives business as well as his role in transforming General Motors. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Hagley Museum and Library welcomes author David Farber on November 7, 7 p.m., to speak about one of America’s most significant yet under-appreciated twentieth-century capitalists, John J. Raskob (1879-1950). In "John J. Raskob, Pierre S. du Pont's...

2013-08-29 08:27:03

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT), today announced that the Company has executed a new lease totaling 6.83 megawatts ("MW") with an existing super wholesale Fortune 50 customer for data center space at its Santa Clara, California facility ('SC1"). The rent for this lease is the same as their previous executed lease within the building at the then escalated rate. In Phase I of SC1, this tenant leased 2.28 MW of critical load for a term of...

2013-08-28 23:19:34

TOGOHK.com has recently introduced its second generation of Viton rings (or Viton O-rings, http://www.togohk.com/viton-o-rings-size-chart/), and announces a Viton ring promotion, which will end on Sept. 12, 2013. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 TOGOHK.com, a globally accomplished silicone product development organization, has recently introduced its second generation of Viton rings (or Viton O-rings, http://www.togohk.com/viton-o-rings-size-chart/), and announces a Viton ring promotion, which...

2013-08-27 08:22:30

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, August 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE: DD), Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE: APD), Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), and Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry...

2013-08-21 23:21:15

Application Development Center Supports Efforts to Reduce Dependence on Fossil Fuels HYDERABAD (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Expanding its integrated science capabilities at the DuPont Knowledge Center in Hyderabad, India, DuPont today opened an Application Development Center focused on integrating advanced material science with other scientific disciplines for the automotive industry, enabling solutions for light-weighting, engine performance, comfort and safety. These capabilities also are...

2013-08-21 08:21:04

Axalta to provide Service King customers with high-end Spies Hecker finishing paint products RICHARDSON, Texas, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Service King Collision Repair Centers, a multi-state operator of high-quality collision repair facilities and one of the fastest growing U.S.-based collision repair companies, announced today a new relationship with Axalta Coating Systems. Axalta, formerly known as DuPont Performance Coatings, is a leading global provider of liquid and powder...

2013-08-20 23:26:11

duPont REGISTRY has partnered with Montway to bring the ability to obtain instant car shipping quotes. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Montway, Inc., the leading auto transport company in the country, has partnered with duPont REGISTRY(TM), the most highly regarded marketplace for luxury automobiles, homes and boats, to bring the ability to obtain instant car shipping quotes anywhere, anytime. For many, shipping a luxury vehicle can be a stressful affair. Rates, reliability and...


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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