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2012-08-03 23:01:29

New DuPont Pavilion at Indiana State Fair Fosters Collaboration Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 DuPont Executive Vice President James C. Borel praised U.S. farmers and their families for their contributions to address global food security and stressed the importance of more collaboration at the opening of a pavilion focused on food and agriculture at the Indiana State Fair today. “The challenges to feeding the world grow more complex each day, but I am optimistic that...

2012-06-05 23:01:39

Gives Students Real World Experience in Using Engineering to Solve Big Global Challenges Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) June 05, 2012 DuPont announced that it surpassed its goal for doubling the number of new engineering student employees in 2012. As a member of President Obama's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman has worked with leaders from business, labor and academia to develop ideas to accelerate job growth and improve the country's long-term...

2012-06-04 23:02:00

DuPont No. 3 up from No. 10 a Year Ago. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 The Scientist magazine has named DuPont as one of the best places to work following the results of its 10th annual readers survey. DuPont was named No. 3, up seven placements from last year. “This recognition is a testament to DuPont´s continued investment in Research and Development (R&D) and our employees´ dedication to science-powered innovation and collaboration,” said Senior Vice...

2012-05-19 23:03:58

DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman announced two key efforts that will support collaborative, world hunger initiatives. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 18, 2012 DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman today announced two key efforts that will support collaborative, world hunger initiatives. First, DuPont will invest more than $3 million over the next three years to help smallholder farmers in Ethiopia to achieve food security. Second, DuPont is sponsoring an innovative Global Food Security Index...

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