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April 17th, 2007

DuPont's Small Miracle

Abstract:
It's easy to think of DuPont (NYSE: DD) as a large, boring, old chemical giant that competes against the likes of Dow Chemical (NYSE: DOW) and BASF (NYSE: BF). But after attending the opening session of the 2007 NanoBusiness Alliance's annual conference, I would encourage you to take a broader -- and more historical -- perspective on the company.

The luncheon speaker for the opening session was Uma Chowdry, DuPont's chief science and technology officer. Her talk was not focused on any cool, cutting-edge applications of nanotechnology, but rather a quick overview of how the "science of the small" was going to continue to add value to DuPont's bottom line.

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