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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...

2012-05-13 23:00:26

Nine DuPont manufacturing facilities across the United States received the Norfolk Southern transportation 16th annual Thoroughbred Chemical Safety Award Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) May 13, 2012 Safety is a top priority at DuPont, and this commitment continues through the transportation supply chain, even after products are manufactured. Nine DuPont manufacturing facilities across the United States received the Norfolk Southern transportation 16th annual Thoroughbred Chemical Safety Award,...

2012-05-06 23:00:23

Award-winning Projects are Helping DuPont Meet its Commitment to Reduce Use of Non-renewable Fuels Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) May 06, 2012 DuPont was recently honored by the American Chemistry Council for its work to reduce plant energy consumption and minimize energy-related environmental impacts. With over 100 manufacturing sites with annual energy targets, DuPont employees are committed to seek energy efficiency and renewable energy projects that deliver business and environmental...

2012-04-14 23:01:10

Seventeen DuPont manufacturing facilities across the US have been awarded by CSX transportation as winners of the 18th annual Chemical Safety Excellence Award. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 Safety is a top priority at DuPont, and this commitment continues through the transportation supply chain, even after products are manufactured. Seventeen DuPont manufacturing facilities across the US have been awarded by CSX Transportation as winners of the 18th annual Chemical Safety...

2012-04-12 23:02:15

Fifth Ballistics Center to Develop Protective Materials that Help Keep People Safe Around the World Wilmington. DE and Hyderabad, India (PRWEB) April 12, 2012 DuPont today opened its latest ballistics testing facility at the DuPont Knowledge Center in Hyderabad, India. The state-of-the-art facility houses a ballistic testing range, a 600-ton helmet press and stab testing equipment. It is the fifth DuPont site for testing protection materials in ballistic applications. Others are located...

2012-04-11 23:01:15

FORTUNE 500 Global CEOs and World Leaders to Meet June 6-8, 2013 WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) April 10, 2012 DuPont is proud to be a sponsor of the 2013 FORTUNE Global Forum in Chengdu, China, and looking forward to the next year of preparation and collaboration set to happen among businesses, governments and thought leaders from around the world. The three-day Global Forum will be designed around the theme of “China´s New Future.” It will bring together hundreds of global...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.