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DuPont Sustainable Innovations

At DuPont, we are creating sustainable, renewable, innovative, market-driven solutions for some of the world’s greatest challenges. Between now and 2050, the world’s population will climb to 9 billion, placing growing demands on our planet’s scarce resources. This means the world needs plentiful, healthier food, renewably sourced materials, ample energy, and better infrastructure and transportation. We are poised to deliver. Now, we are fully focused on our three strategic priorities — Agriculture & Nutrition, Bio-Based Industrials, and Advanced Materials — and using our world-class science and engineering to help make lives better, safer, and healthier for people everywhere.

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Sorghum Beer — A Growing Staple for the Ugandan Economy
A pint of East Africa’s Eagle Lager Beer looks like most other lagers — rich gold in hue and frothy on top. But that’s where the resemblance ends. For this beer is designed to do more than just quench thirst: it seeks to transform a society, for the better, one glass at a time. Launched a decade ago, Eagle is the creation of Nile Breweries Limited, a Uganda-based subsidiary of SABMiller...
Sep 29, 2016 9:15 AM ET
The Envelope Please: DuPont Announces Winners of Annual Sustainable Growth Excellence Awards
At DuPont, our people are not only the engine driving our performance but also the inspiration behind our commitment to sustainability.  For more than two centuries, they have identified opportunities, made connections, taken risks, and developed new innovations to exceed our customers’ expectations.  That’s why DuPont launched its Sustainable Growth Excellence Awards (SGEA):...
May 19, 2016 10:25 AM ET
Next Steps: Working Toward a Sustainable Food Future
Achieving global food security is important to every person on this planet.  It is an issue that sits at the heart of our ability to forge a sustainable future, feed a growing population, tackle climate change, and deliver long-term prosperity to an increasingly diverse base of farmers.  Working to move a highly complex system like global food production toward a more sustainable future...
Mar 15, 2016 11:00 AM ET
Unlocking the Promise of Bio-Based Plastics
By Simon Herriott The growing global glut of crude and corresponding collapse in oil prices are reshaping short-term market dynamics.  In this environment, it is easy to forget that – long term – industries that have traditionally relied on petroleum-based feedstocks must still innovate to sustainably meet the needs of a rapidly expanding global population.  A global,...
Feb 22, 2016 10:15 AM ET
Agriculture and the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Building a Smarter, More Sustainable Food System
Last week, more than 2,000 global leaders convened in Davos, Switzerland at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting to answer one question: how can we master the Fourth Industrial Revolution? In a recent Foreign Affairs article, Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive...
Feb 1, 2016 10:15 AM ET