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DuPont Building Innovations - Wilmington, DE

Original Press Release

DuPont(TM) Corian(TM) Introduces the DeepColor(TM) Technology*

Press release date: Apr 17, 2014

SHANGHAI, -- DuPont is once again setting a new, superior standard in advanced surfacing materials for interior design and architecture: the research and development laboratories of DuPont have developed an innovative manufacturing solution called DeepColor(TM) Technology* (a patent pending invention) enabling the creation of dark solid surfaces which offer deeper, more intense and durable color, improved wear performance and easier thermoforming, seaming and finishing.

The DeepColor(TM) Technology has been used by DuPont to produce four black tones:

-- DuPont(TM) Corian(R) Deep Nocturne,
-- DuPont(TM) Corian(R) Deep Anthracite,
-- DuPont(TM) Corian(R) Deep Black Quartz,
-- DuPont(TM) Corian(R) Deep Night Sky.

The four colors of DuPont(TM) Corian(R) made with DeepColor(TM) Technology will be commercially available. Product and color availability subject to regional offering.

"DeepColor(TM) Technology is a science and technology based innovation applied to the dark colors of DuPont(TM) Corian(R) solid surfaces. We are now introducing it to the Asia Pacific regions. DeepColor(TM) Technology has been used to make four black tones with an enhanced combination of beauty and functionality. New products are a further, clear demonstration of our strong commitment to the solid surface market and to the satisfaction of end users," says Peter Huang, business director of DuPont Building Innovations, Asia Pacific.

"DuPont(TM) Corian(R) solid surfaces are transforming interior design and architecture, thanks to their special combination of properties and performance. Through the DeepColor(TM) Technology, we propose a superior solution - in terms of fabrication, aesthetics and functionality - in advanced surfacing materials in dark colors. Using this technology, we will offer new, versatile solutions to all those who are looking for modern surfacing materials in dark colors," says Eddy Verschueren, Global Technical Manager for DuPont(TM) Corian(R), DuPont Building Innovations.

To know more about DuPont(TM) Corian(R):

First created as a high performance material for kitchen and bathroom worktops, DuPont(TM) Corian(R) is now - thanks to its unique combination of functionality, versatility and beauty - a leading global brand among surfacing materials for interior design and architecture. Over the years, DuPont has transformed DuPont(TM) Corian(R) solid surface into an exceptional design tool for every application you can imagine. Kitchens, bathrooms, lighting, furnishing, facades, seating, radiators, home automation, touch control surfaces: today, DuPont(TM) Corian(R) can be found almost everywhere in Commercial, Residential and Public Space environments.