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Safety, lightweighting drive auto electrical innovation and part consolidation


May 22, 2014 2:41 pm ET

Electrical innovation and consolidation of parts will be necessary to reconcile lightweighting efforts with increased consumer demand for safety features and other electronics, industry experts say.

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DuPont closing solar film subsidiary in China


May 22, 2014 12:34 pm ET

DuPont Co. is closing a Chinese subsidiary manufacturing photovoltaic film solar energy modules, but the company says it remains committed more broadly to supplying materials to the solar market.

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P&G, Plastipak and Parakah Agro win DuPont packaging honors


May 16, 2014 12:31 pm ET

DuPont Co. presented its annual awards for packaging, honoring the pouches, bottles, caps and cans that are changing the packaging world. on May 15.

DuPont: Asia's food packaging market at a major transition point


April 21, 2014 1:26 pm ET

DuPont Co. touted its packaging innovations and applications, and updated the firm's commercial status at a media event two days before the Chinaplas trade show opens.

Bayer buys Texas PU feedstock plant from DuPont


March 6, 2014 10:50 am ET

Bayer MaterialScience LLC has bought a Texas polyurethane feedstock plant from DuPont Co.

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DuPont posts rising profits


January 28, 2014 6:12 pm ET

Chemicals giant DuPont Co. posted major profit gains during 2013, even as sales were flat in its Performance Materials unit, which includes many plastic products.

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Material Insights: Auto show news, and PS resin increase


January 20, 2014 2:22 pm ET

DETROIT — Today's Material Insights video includes news from the North American International Auto Show, plus details behind a recent resin price hike.

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Material Insights: PP, PVC resin prices decline in October


November 4, 2013 2:25 pm ET

AKRON, OHIO — Recent North American price declines for polypropylene and suspension PVC resins are featured in this week's Material Insights video. Also this week we report on big moves by DuPont Co. and Mexichem SAB de CV, as well as news...

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Performance Chemicals spinoff 'best option,' says DuPont CEO


November 1, 2013 2:01 pm ET

DuPont Co. plans to spin off its Performance Chemicals unit — including Teflon-brand fluoropolymer and Ti-Pure brand titanium dioxide — into a separate public company that will be owned by DuPont shareholders.

USW, Dow, DuPont support manufacturing legislation


November 1, 2013 12:47 pm ET

WASHINGTON — A wide coalition of business and labor interests have expressed support for the "Manufacturing Jobs for America" initiative, a package of tax-related legislation designed to boost jobs in the manufacturing sector.

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