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2013-08-26 12:20:21

Rams again choose Unequal's military-grade composite fortified with Kevlar® for protection KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unequal® Technologies, the leading provider of customized, concealed sports protection, today announced the renewal of their partnership with the NFL's St. Louis Rams. For the second consecutive season, Rams players will be able to armor up with a full suite of ultra-thin and military-grade Unequal gear. "Our relationship with the Rams...

2013-08-06 16:25:30

Unequal protection helps advance player safety in football as NFL adopts rule change KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unequal(®) Technologies, the leading provider of customized, concealed sports protection, announced today that the National Football League (NFL) has approved the use of Unequal thigh protectors. NFL players will be required to wear thigh and knee pads following a rule change adopted by the NFL. (Photo:...

2013-07-23 08:23:24

WILMINGTON, Del., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking the next steps in its transformation to a higher growth company, DuPont today is realigning its leadership team to accelerate its integrated science execution across the company and is exploring strategic alternatives for its Performance Chemicals segment. These steps are part of DuPont's transformation to a higher growth, less cyclical company that integrates its unique scientific capabilities in biology, chemistry and materials...

2013-06-25 12:25:48

Schuylkill Valley Sports Becomes First Retailer to Offer Unequal Supplemental Head Padding KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unequal(®) Technologies, the leading provider of customized, concealed sports protection, announced today that all Schuylkill Valley Sports (SV Sports) locations will begin carrying Unequal's Head Protection Zone, a suite of supplemental head padding for athletes, effective July 1. Unequal protection is already trusted by thousands of...

2013-06-24 23:02:15

DuPont Protection Technologies announces increase in Kevlar® colored yarn capacity. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 DuPont Protection Technologies announced today that it is increasing its capacity to produce specialty colored DuPont™ Kevlar® yarn. This is in response to growing demand from customers for colored yarns used in a range of thermal, cut protection and composites for consumer and industrial applications. DuPont, the world’s only producer of Kevlar®,...

2013-06-19 12:20:40

Providing up to 6 hours of protection, innovation could set a new safety standard WOOD DALE, Ill., June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Setting a milestone for in-flight safety, commercial aerospace and defense contractor AAR (NYSE: AIR) announces development of a Fire Resistant Container (FRC) that has proved capable of containing an onboard fire for up to six hours of flight. By partnering with DuPont, a leading science and innovation company, AAR was able to incorporate DuPont(TM)...

2013-06-05 12:29:18

Boston, Pittsburgh among early adopters of head and body protection from Unequal Technologies KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins suit up for game three of the NHL's Eastern Conference Finals, numerous players will hit the ice armored with the latest innovations in customized, concealed sports protection from Unequal(®) Technologies. Patrice Bergeron and Sidney Crosby both added Unequal supplemental head padding to their...

2013-05-14 23:22:11

Ergonomically-designed HyFlex® 11-515 gloves combine comfort and durability. Iselin, NJ (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 Ansell and DuPont Protection Technologies, world leaders in protection technologies, have collaborated to develop HyFlex® 11-515 work gloves, the newest addition to the record-setting Ansell HyFlex® series. Combining exceptional comfort and an exclusive, high visibility DuPont Kevlar® Stretch Armor liner, the new gloves offer ANSI Level 4 Cut Protection and a high...

2013-04-03 12:24:27

NOCSAE certified helmet fails independent testing; doctors recommend patented head padding fortified with Kevlar® that reduces Severity Index readings as much as 50 percent; learn more at Concussion.com KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Unequal(®) Technologies, the leading provider of customized, concealed sports protection, today unveiled a new suite of supplemental head padding (SHP) available for athletes and recreational use. Responding to demand from...

2013-02-07 12:25:00

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ten days before winning her first FIS Snowboard World Championship, Arielle Gold, 16, fell so hard on her head during a training run that her helmet cracked. Gold, who wears Unequal Technologies' concealed sports protection fortified with Kevlar(®), was cleared to train within days and went on to podium three times in three weeks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120818/DA59357-a) "The past few weeks have been...


Latest Kevlar Reference Libraries

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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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