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DuPont offers the industry’s broadest portfolio of non-halogenated, flame retardant polymer grades and families to fit the needs of your application.
Our ethanol fuel process creates a higher-performing biofuel fermentation process for a better alternative to fossil fuels.
“What Keeps You Safe?” PPE videos from DuPont show how heroes in firefighting, military, law enforcement, and emergency response rely on DuPont invention and innovation.
At-a-glance guide to DuPont polymer properties and application development opportunities.
DuPont offers a wide range of heat resistant plastics to replace metal, ceramics and other polymers in uses from automotive engines to oil and gas production.
For over 40 years, DuPont™ Nomex® and Kevlar® have been committed to providing material solutions that help improve the safety of workers—from industrial workers to EMTs and firefighters. ‘Together We Rise to Any Challenge’ was created to help document the life-saving stories of firefighters through a combination of videotaped interviews and individual portraits.
DuPont materials help power today’s lower-cost, high-performance photovoltaic systems, from low friction bearings to flame-retardant module housings.
DuPont™ Vespel® parts and shapes and DuPont™ Delrin® acetal resin are high-strength, low-friction mechanical plastics that deliver performance for automotive, consumer, and industrial applications.
Vespel® products are made from a variety of materials (polyimides, thermoplastics, composites and chemically-resistant polymers). These products offer a unique combination of physical properties and design flexibility. Parts are available as custom parts, stock shapes, components or assemblies.
Brief summary of the US EPA's (Environmental Protection Agency) "Level's of Protection (LOP)" as applicable to those individuals involved in handling hazardous materials. LOP's are based on the type of respiratory protection required to ensure the safety of the user under the specified conditions of use.
DuPont is a key strategic solutions provider to the oil and gas industry in the areas of safety, the environment and reliability & productivity.
Expertise from DuPont with brands such as BELCO®, IsoTherming® and MECS® for refining & upgrading, dedicated to clean air and clean fuel technologies.
DuPont polymers and elastomers such as Hytrel® and Vespel® combine advanced engineering and technology expertise and help your organization meet the challenges of the Oil & Gas Industry.
Read the article to learn more about why operational excellence is one of the most important contributors to an organization’s sustainable performance and growth.
Brian Rains leads our Operations Excellence practice, helping clients optimize their operations performance through a holistic approach to safety, quality, yields, assets, supply chains and energy utilization improvement.
Learn how DuPont's Energy Solutions Lab gathers test data for its insulation products, and discover how to apply that data to your electrical equipment design.
Rynite® offers a balance of thermal resistance combined with auto-extinguishibility and good mechanical properties for solar junction box applications and photovoltaic structural systems.
Low friction plastic applications developed in collaboration with DuPont experts can help improve durability and performance, reduce maintenance, and can even contribute to reduced use of fossil fuels.
In this presentation, attendees will learn how liquid immersed transformers, designed with high-temperature materials, have been used to successfully address energy demand challenges
Specifying electrical insulation materials is not as straight forward as it may seem. Different test methods can result in very different product life expectations. Attendees of this presentation will learn how to choose between insulation materials, even when they offer the same temperature rating.
DuPont's selection of antifouling and cleaning solutions to keep your operations running smoothly include: StreaMax™, Glycolic Acid, Teflon® and Capstone®.
DuPont™ FM-200® is a waterless fire suppression and is a clean agent fire extinguishant.
Whether your drilling and completion operations are focused on flow assurance, well stimulation and improved recovery or looking for high performance materials for downhole equipment, DuPont has the solution.
In the area of industrial water treatment, solutions and technologies that aid in cleaning and sanitizing include Anthium Dioxcide®, Chlorine Dioxide and Particlear®.
DuPont personal protective equipment helps the Oil & Gas industry to address numerous hazards and needs with brands such as DuPont™ Nomex®, DuPont™ Tyvek® and DuPont™ Kevlar®.
DuPont specializes in high performance materials including chemicals, polymers, elastomers, fibres, fabrics and garments.
To help tackle problems that are relevant to the Oil & Gas industry, DuPont Technology Solutions is exploring several areas and conducting trials in various specialized applications with a number of projects underway.
The superior lifecycle of DuPont™ Protera®, as well as its thermal-resistant protection and ease of maintenance, sets it apart from FR-treated fabrics. See how Protera® compares.
Durable, inherently fire-resistant Nomex® fiber has an excellent wear life and helps contribute to bottom-line savings.
What are the differences between “inherent” and “treated” flame resistant fabrics? Learn how each fabric reacts when exposed to heat, and when flame-resistant properties can be removed.
For maximum protection against fires, the body must be covered as completely as possible with flame-resistant protective clothing. This requires long pants and long sleeves, making for hot work in warm and humid climates. Understandably, industrial workers may be concerned about potential heat stress when wearing protective apparel. Learn more about the factors that can lead to heat stress, and how DuPont brands can help offer comfort and protection in protective garments.
The unique combination of Nomex® paper properties provides proven reliability, making Nomex® an ideal electrical insulation material of choice for manufacturers of transformers, generators, motors and other electrical equipment.
The Nomex® family of products is engineered to address the diverse demands of the electrical industry. In 2014, DuPont launched a revamped product portfolio in support of a continuing focus on technical innovation.
In Oil Sands In Situ applications, DuPont offers films and resins that can provide thermal and electrical insulation, high dielectric and mechanical strength and resistance to electric cable and wiring in aggressive environments.
DuPont has a range of corrosion resistance solutions engineered to work hard to protect your Oil & Gas equipment investment. DuPont brands include StreaMax™, Fusabond® and NAP-GARD®.
A range of proven industrial coating solutions from DuPont can help you keep your Oil & Gas industry equipment in peak condition. DuPont brands include StreaMax™, Fusabond® and NAP-GARD®.
DuPont's selection of industrial polymers designed for abrasion resistance as well as wear resistance go the distance to deliver what your operations require: premium end-use performance.
DuPont products offer a range of antifouling, lubrication, descaling & cleaning solutions to aid in Oil & Gas production optimization and flow assurance.
DuPont pipe solutions for corrosion protection, flow assurance and cost effectiveness. Features include anti-stick coatings, additives for viscosity and drag reduction and cold properties improvement.
DuPont products such as Anthium Dioxcide®, Chlorine Dioxide, Glycolic Acid, Capstone® and MATRx™ offer a wide range of products to enhance Oil & Gas well productivity such as stimulation additive needs, drilling fluid agents, surface tension reduction and bacterial control.
DuPont has polymers, elastomers and chemical solutions that can help with the needs for chemical and temperature resistance encountered in the Oil & Gas industry.
DuPont films and resins can provide thermal insulation, in downhole Oil & Gas equipment such as logging tools and electrical submersible pumps (ESP's.) DuPont brands include Kapton®, Teflon® and Tefzel®.
DuPont brands such as Anthium Dioxcide®, Chlorine Dioxide and Particlear® offer solutions and technologies that aid in cleaning and sanitizing of industrial water treatment.
DuPont has sealing solutions such as seals, o-rings, v-rings, bushings and other downhole pump parts in the Oil & Gas industry with high temperature stability and resistance to harsh chemicals.
DuPont products such as Chlorine Dioxide, Glycolic Acid and StreaMax™ offer proven scaling solutions that can help with descaling, scale prevention and control.
DuPont consulted with industry-leading OEMs to explore the commercial impact of the DOE 2016 regulation on dry type transformers, analyzing the cost of transformer design changes that will be necessary to achieve new energy efficiency levels.
Read the DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) article to learn more about the long history behind the evolution of our Sustainable Operations consulting practice.
The NFPA 70E® electric arc flash standard addresses electrical safety–related work practices for employee workplaces that are necessary for the practical safeguarding of employees relative to the hazards associated with electrical energy during activities such as the installation, inspection, operation, maintenance, and demolition of electric conductors, electric equipment, signaling and communications conductors and equipment, and raceways.
NESC® C2 sets best practices and rules to protect utility workers in the construction, maintenance, and operation of electric supply and communication lines and equipment.
DuPont offers an overview of the typical regulation hazard codes and the leading thermal regulations impacting personal protective equipment (PPE).
DuPont has the industry’s widest range of UL-approved electrical insulation system (EIS) materials for encapsulation, coil forms, and other electrical and electronics uses.
NFPA 2113 specifies the minimum selection, care, use, and maintenance requirements for flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel in areas at risk from flash fires or short-duration flame exposure that are compliant with NFPA 2112.
NFPA 2112, the standard on flame-resistant garments for protection of industrial personnel against flash fire, provides minimum requirements for the design, construction, evaluation, and certification of flame-resistant garments for use by industrial personnel.
Seeing the excellent electrical, mechanical and thermal properties of Nomex® 410 makes it easy to understand why this insulation paper is widely used in a majority of electrical equipment applications.
The partnership between CG Power Systems and DuPont is successfully helping wind farms to generate sustainable energy around the world.
DuPont Sustainable Solutions and the MOL Energy Group helped to raise safety standards for over 14,000 employees.