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2014-05-01 08:39:41

The mobile flooring showroom can help mom rejuvenate her floors while avoiding the harsh light and sales pressure of a retail store. MANASQUAN, N.J., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While flowers, sweets, and fancy dining dominate the Mother's Day gift market, SMART Carpet and Flooring (http://www.smartcarpet.com) has another, more permanent idea: a gift card for new carpet. After all, market research shows that women are initiating 80% of home improvement decisions today, and that...

2013-10-28 23:02:45

Annual survey ranks DuPont among the top biotechnology employers. Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 DuPont was ranked among top employers in 2013 by Science magazine for the sixth consecutive year. The Science and Science Careers’ annual Top Employers Survey polls employees to determine the 20 best employers in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Survey respondents are asked to select and rate companies on 23 characteristics, including corporate image, financial...

2013-05-02 23:04:38

Inaugural award honors pioneering work in advancing renewable fuels and chemicals. WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 The Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (SBFC), today awarded DuPont with its 2013 Bioeconomy Leadership Award. 2013 marks the first year of this award, aimed at honoring an organization for demonstrated and sustained leadership excellence in advancing the development of the biobased economy. DuPont was recognized for its pioneering work in two strategic...

2012-10-22 04:00:37

Combining Bio-Based Technology Expertise with Strategic Customer Partnerships to Expand Sustainable, High-Performing Fabric Options. Shanghai (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 DuPont Sorona® will showcase a variety of new applications in apparel at the upcoming Shanghai Intertextile Show, China´s International Trade Fair for Apparel Fabrics and Accessories. The DuPont Sorona® Boulevard exemplifies the creative partnerships DuPont has developed to bring solutions to market, bringing...

2012-07-19 23:00:04

DuPont innovations help reduce weight, enhance performance, appeal. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) July 19, 2012 A recent breakthrough in electric vehicle (EV) motor technology from Japan-based SIM-Drive Corp. extends driving range 30 percent further than today´s mass-produced EV vehicles, in part due to science-powered material innovations and collaboration from DuPont. “Innovations that help reduce dependence on fossil fuels play a critical role in the future of the automotive...

2012-03-12 14:15:00

Expanding USDA BioPreferred Program is Good for the Economy and Environment WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 DuPont today commended a recent presidential directive and new U.S. Senate proposed legislation that supports the growth of biobased products made from agricultural ingredients as good for the U.S. economy and the environment. In February, President Barack Obama issued a memorandum calling for the expansion of the USDA BioPreferred Labeling Program and greater adoption of the...

2012-02-14 17:50:00

Sustainability or Performance — Choose Both Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) February 14, 2012 Several leading DuPont materials science businesses will join forces at the upcoming National Plastics Expo in Orlando, April 1-5 in Booth #35013, to showcase sustainable solutions that deliver performance. DuPont plastics, packaging, polymer modifiers and the bio-based ingredients business resulting from the recent acquisition of Danisco will highlight materials science and design techniques that...

2011-04-05 00:00:29

Sorona® Renewably Sourced Fiber Once Again Recognized for Its Biobased Content and Performance Glenwillow, Ohio (Vocus/PRWEB) April 04, 2011 DuPontâ“ž¢ Sorona® renewably sourced fiber is one of the first 11 products approved to use the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) new product label on certified biobased products. The announcement was made by U.S. Agriculture Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan at the biobased product meeting held here....

2011-01-27 00:02:58

DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers Technical Paper, Display Stimulate New Ideas Wilmington, DE (Vocus/PRWEB) January 26, 2011 The many ways bio-based materials can enhance performance and meet consumer demand for environmentally responsible products are explored in a talk by Carol Casarino, Ph.D., global technology manager, DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers, at the inaugural Bioplastics "Reshaping of an Industry" Conference, Feb. 1-3 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nev....

2011-01-22 00:00:38

DuPont applauds the USDA and the Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack for moving forward with its bio-preferred purchasing program. The release of the bio-preferred labeling standards will help consumers identify products with bio-based content. Washington (Vocus/PRWEB) January 21, 2011 DuPont Applied BioSciences President Craig F. Binetti provided the following statement in response to the launch of the The BioPreferredâ“ž  Certified Biobased Product label by...


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