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YouTube Solar Power Advances Farming Practices at Harborview Farms

YouTube Solar Power Advances Farming Practices at Harborview Farms | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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DuPont recently celebrated the installation of a 200 kilowatt solar array at Harborview Farms, one of the largest and most sustainably-driven agriculture operations in Maryland. The 10,000-plus acre farm exemplifies cutting-edge management practices and key collaborations between DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions, DuPont Pioneer, and DuPont Crop Protection to provide sustainable solutions for food, energy and environmental protection.

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DuPont Clear Into the Future(R)

DuPont Clear Into the Future(R) | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Our Program
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Maintaining a healthy, diverse, and vibrant planet is a collective responsibility. That’s why the DuPont Clear into the Future® Initiative is working with the community to preserve and enhance the beauty and integrity of the Delaware Estuary for generations to come.

 

DuPont sustainability goals

 

http://clearintothefuture.com/about-clear-into-the-future/dupont-sustainability/

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DuPont Burnside Plant Reaches Significant Safety Milestones

DuPont Burnside Plant Reaches Significant Safety Milestones | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Strong employee engagement credited.
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The SafeStart program teaches employees critical error reduction techniques (CERT’s) that helps employees reduce the likelihood of errors occurring. For further info, please visit http://www.training.dupont.com/dupont-stop ;

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Sustainability Progress Report

Sustainability Progress Report | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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At DuPont we have established sustainability goals in three areas: to reduce our operational footprint, to research and develop more sustainable products and services and to reduce our use of non-renewable energy per price adjusted dollar revenue. Each year we strive for progress toward reaching these goals.

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Life Science Addressing Global Challenges

Life Science Addressing Global Challenges | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
DuPont is using science to solve some of the world’s most pressing challenges.
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Only 27% of the 97% increase in corn productivity attained over the past three decades was due to increased farming area; the rest was due to improvements in yield driven by advances in technology.

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Increase Corn Production, Government No Need to Import

Increase Corn Production, Government No Need to Import | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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George Hadi Santoso, DuPont Indonesia Country Manager is joining Director General Food Crops Ministry of Agriculture during hybrid corn harvest in Madura.

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Behind the Brands | Oxfam International

Behind the Brands | Oxfam International | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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We’ve (Oxfam) looked at the biggest food companies’ policies on issues from water to women, the way they expect their suppliers to behave on these issues, and what they do to measure and improve their impact on every worker and farmer who helps them put products in shops. Using the results, we’ve created this simple Behind the Brands Scorecard to compare and contrast how the companies do business   





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New DuPont™ Teflon® Brand Retail Marketing Program Sticks with Consumers

New DuPont™ Teflon® Brand Retail Marketing Program Sticks with Consumers | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Program aims to impact retail sales by showcasing performance of Teflon® nonstick coatings.
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“Our belief is that cooking should be fun, and clean-up should be easy. Fish won’t flounder and eggs over-easy come off even easier because nothing messes with Teflon® nonstick coatings, not even a spatula or dishwasher,” said David DeVoe, North American consumer marketing manager

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World's Most Admired Companies 2013 - Fortune

World's Most Admired Companies 2013 - Fortune | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
World's Most Admired Companies 2013 - Fortune
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DuPont is No. 41 on FORTUNE’s Top 50 “World’s Most Admired Companies” list – widely considered among the most definitive report cards on corporate reputation.  For the second consecutive year, DuPont is the only company in its sector named to the list.  

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Securing Our Energy Future: Jim Collins Discusses the Role of Science -- YouTube

Securing Our Energy Future: Jim Collins Discusses the Role of Science -- YouTube | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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Jim Collins, President, DuPont Industrial Biosciences, discusses opportunities to meet increasing global demand for energy through innovative clean energy solutions. Collins discusses the importance of developing local solutions to energy challenges and collaboration among all stakeholders to meet future energy needs.

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Recognized for PR Excellence

Recognized for PR Excellence | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
DuPont Public Affairs receives PR News Corporate Social Responsibility Award.
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Anthony Farina, director of Corporate Communications -- Public Affairs, Engagement & Reputation Management. “With extensive news media coverage around the world that continues even today, the Zero Landfill communications campaign solidly reinforced DuPont as a leader in sustainability and environmental stewardship.

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2013 Insider Knowledge Report

2013 Insider Knowledge Report | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Environmental Leader’s 2013 edition of its complimentary Insider Knowledge Report provides lessons learned from corporate environmental, sustainability and energy decision-makers.
Executives from Walmart, Tesco, US EPA, Humana, General ...
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Green Buildings | DuPont Sustainability

Green Buildings | DuPont Sustainability | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
DuPont Green Buildings - Commitment and Case Studies
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The DuPont Experimental Station (ESL), a 150-acre research and development campus in Wilmington, Delaware, was awarded “LEED – Existing Building Certification” by the U.S. Green Building Council.
  
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Safety is a Choice: DuPont James River Site

The DuPont James River site was awarded the first annual E.I. du Pont Safety Excellence Medal in recognition of the interdependent workplace safety culture 

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DuPont safety training info http://www.training.dupont.com/safety-training

 

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ดูปองท์มอบอาคารนวัตกรรมโพลิเมอร์แห่งแรกในเอเชีย ช่วยเหลือ 2 ...

ดูปองท์มอบอาคารนวัตกรรมโพลิเมอร์แห่งแรกในเอเชีย ช่วยเหลือ 2 ... | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
ถึงแม้ว่าเหตุการณ์มหาอุทกภัยที่เกิดขึ้นในประเทศไทยเมื่อปี 2554 จะผ่านพ้นไปปีกว่าๆ แล้ว แต่ชุมชนในหลายๆ พื้นที่ที่อยู่ในเขตเสี่ยงอันเนื่องด้วยเหตุผลทางภูมิศ
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DuPont Thailand in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity Thailand (Habitat) donated two polymer buildings to two communities in Thailand that suffered from the 2011 flood crisis.  The first building was handed over to be a primary healthcare center of Bang Rakum Municipality, Phitsanulok. The second building was recently handed over to be a learning center of school in Bangban, Ayudhaya. The opening ceremony remarked by Mr. Somchai Laohverapanich, DuPont Thailand Managing Director together with Mr. Chamnarn Wangtal, CEO of Habitat Thailand.

 

Besides Thailand, DuPont also helped build polymer homes in Mexico 

 

http://m.youtube.com/#/watch?v=elkoAQaz2AA&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DelkoAQaz2AA

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Conserving Natural Resources

Conserving Natural Resources | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
DuPont salutes World Water Day with a commitment to water conservation.
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DuPont 2015 Sustainability Goals http://www2.dupont.com/inclusive-innovations/en-us/gss/sustainability/commitments/footprint-goals.html
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This is what farms will look like in the future

This is what farms will look like in the future | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
As the world's human population grows, we're reducing the amount of agricultural areas and forests. That's why some architects are working on concepts for sustainable skyscrapers and vertical agricultural buildings.
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A different way looking at food security

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DuPont Recognized as among the World’s PR Leaders

DuPont Recognized as among the World’s PR Leaders | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
Influential PR Week commends Global Food Security Index Thought Leadership.
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Anthony Farina, Director of Corporate Communications – Public Affairs, Engagement and Reputation Management. “ ... the Global Food Security Index is aligned with the business objectives and strengthens DuPont’s reputation as a significant thought leader in addressing the challenges of feeding the world’s growing population.”

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DuPont Indonesia Collaboration to Increase Corn Productivity

DuPont Indonesia Collaboration to Increase Corn Productivity | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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DuPont Pioneer Indonesia collaborated with Ministry of Agriculture in increasing corn productivity of eastern part Indonesia. The forms of collaboration is to provide free hybrid corn seeds to the corn farmers in Madura.

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Food security in China -- food is heaven. YouTube

Food security in China -- food is heaven. YouTube | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
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Visit http://www.DuPont.com/FutureChina to learn more about collaborative science-based solutions between DuPont and China.
The Food Is Heaven trailer highlights the growing concern of food security in China including agriculture, food nutrition, and food safety. DuPont is a proud sponsor of the Fortune Global Forum 2013 in Chengdu, China.
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6 questions for DuPont's CEO on startups, ethanol and solar (interview)

6 questions for DuPont's CEO on startups, ethanol and solar (interview) | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
The leader of the 210-year-old science giant DuPont, Ellen Kullman, sits down with GigaOM to give us her take on the future of energy for a world population that will boom to 9 billion in 2050.
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DuPont, which has a market cap of $44 billion, “is not an energy company, it’s a science company,” Kullman reminded the audience.

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Top Industry Drivers and Emerging Trends in Packaging

Industry experts from the 24th DuPont Packaging Awards talk about top Industry drivers and emerging trends in packaging
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Promoting Diversity & Inclusion

Promoting Diversity & Inclusion | DuPont ASEAN | Scoop.it
NAFE recognizes DuPont for its commitment to female leadership.
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"Diversity and inclusion are necessary to make DuPont a stronger competitor and a leading innovator across all our businesses,” said Lydia Mallett, director, Respect For People, Diversity & Inclusion, and Employee Engagement.

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