Navigation Links
DuPont Focused on Meeting Global Demands for Greater Safety & Protection

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DuPont Group Vice President Mark P. Vergnano told investment analysts at the Bank of America Securities 37th Annual Investor Conference today that the Safety & Protection business segment is focused on meeting growing global demands for products and services that protect lives, structures, critical processes and the environment.

"DuPont is uniquely positioned to deliver innovations for safety and security at home, at work and in the world around us," Vergnano said. "We have broadened the definition of our addressable markets and are advancing a rich pipeline of science-based solutions for those markets. The business opportunities for DuPont in this segment are exceptional."

DuPont Safety & Protection is focused on four key value propositions that guide its priorities for innovation and investment:

-- Protecting lives - Addressing challenges to human health and safety,

including biosecurity, with products that include protective apparel,

materials and equipment for soldiers, law enforcement personnel and

emergency responders.

-- Safe and durable buildings - Delivering innovative building solutions

that integrate safety, durability, beauty and energy efficiency in

commercial and residential construction.

-- Protecting critical processes - Providing offerings that improve

critical performance systems; mitigate and detect microbial

contamination in food and biotechnology operations; and employ

filtration technologies that reduce contamination in refinery and

semiconductor markets.

-- Protecting the environment - Delivering technologies and services that

provide cleaner air, fuel and water for industry.

"We are leveraging our globally recognized branded products -- DuPont(TM) Kevlar(R), Nomex(R) and Tyvek(R) -- around the world, while accelerating the introduction of new products that protect lives and property," Vergnano said.

This year's new product launches include Protera(R) protective clothing, Kevlar(R) New Fiber Technology, Tyvek(R) Silver, Energain(R) mass storage materials, avian influenza biosecurity kits and Hybrid Membrane Technology for filtration applications.

DuPont Safety & Protection is capitalizing on over 200 years of DuPont experience as one of the safest companies in the world; recognized excellence in science and technology; and in-depth knowledge of key markets.

Presentation slides from today's meeting are available in the Investor Center at

DuPont (NYSE: DD) is a science-based products and services company. Founded in 1802, DuPont puts science to work by creating sustainable solutions essential to a better, safer, healthier life for people everywhere. Operating in more than 70 countries, DuPont offers a wide range of innovative products and services for markets including agriculture and food; building and construction; communications; and transportation.


The DuPont Oval Logo, DuPont(TM), The miracles of science(TM), and Kevlar(R), Nomex(R), Tyvek(R) and Energain(R) are registered trademarks or trademarks of DuPont or its affiliates.

For bio/photo of Mark Vergnano:

Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Focused Treatment For Childhood Cancer
2. DNA transcription to be focused
3. Fibroid Symptoms in Women can Be Relieved by Focused Ultrasound
4. Cognitive Skills Focused Curriculum may Lessen Kids Behavioural Problems
5. Scotland lags far behind in meeting the demand of prostate cancer treatment
6. Medical Colleges, Confident of Meeting Standards Before 90-days deadline
7. Meeting To Discuss Issue Of Personal Health Records
8. Virtual Meeting Place Unites Patients with Brain Tumors and Neurosurgical Disorders
9. Meeting to tackle Chikungunya
10. Review Meeting on Avian Flu
11. Childrens Hospital Boston Presents at the Society for Adolescent Medicine Annual Meeting
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... 28, 2015 , ... There is only one major question facing all law ... , This question has not been an easy question to answer. Especially when the ... the younger workforce don’t share the same discipline around working long hours. , ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... According to ... out by the University of Toronto and the University of British Columbia suggested that ... for head injuries. The article explains that part of the reason for the controversial ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... affecting the health care in America. As people age, more care is needed, ... costs are rising, and medical professionals are being overworked. The forgotten part of ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... safe and convenient way to dispense prescription medications at home, so he invented ... way to monitor and dispense prescription medications. In doing so, it could help ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... Lizzie’s Lice Pickers just ... is offering customers 10% off of their purchase of lice treatment product. In addition, ... price. According to a company spokesperson. “Finding lice is a sure way to ruin ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/26/2015)... ) has ... Future Horizons and Growth Strategies in the ... Shares, Country Segment Forecasts, Competitive Intelligence, Emerging ... --> ) has announced the ... and Growth Strategies in the French Drugs ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... -- Research and Markets ( ) has announced ... by Type (Dressings, Therapy Devices, Active Wound Care), Application ... and Geography - Global Forecast to 2020" report ... --> The purpose of this report is ... global advanced wound care market. It involves deep dive ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... -- Research and Markets ( ) has ... Horizons and Growth Strategies in the Italian Therapeutic ... Forecasts, Competitive Intelligence, Emerging Opportunities" report to ... --> This new 247-page report provides ... monitoring market, including emerging tests, technologies, instrumentation, sales ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: