Chimie = Solutions

Solutionspourles Canadiens

La chimie, ce sont les casques de vélo, les fournitures médicales, l'emballage des aliments et la propreté de l'eau. Nous fabriquons les produits qui assurent votre santé et votre sécurité, et...

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THE CHEMISTRY BEHIND SKIING (en anglais)

Polycarbonate: 

Lightweight and impact-resistant polycarbonate is used to make helmets, goggles and sunglasses. Plastic foam padding in helmets provides cushioning and support.

Goggles:

Invisible films and coatings provide sun and anti-fog protection in goggles and...

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ELECTRONIC INKS FOR A WEARABLE WORLD (en anglais)

​Consumers are often not aware of chemistry in their everyday lives. Everyone knows about Smartphones and smartwatches, but how many know about smart clothing?

During the Printed Electronics USA 2014 conference in Santa Clara California last November, DuPont displayed a working...

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SMARTPHONES: SMART CHEMISTRY (en anglais)

​If you have ever dropped your phone without damaging the screen, you were probably relieved. Smartphone screens are designed to be extremely tough.

This toughness is the result of a serendipitous accident. In 1952, a chemist at Corning Glass Works was trying to heat a sample of...

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THE QUEST FOR A FULLYRECYCLABLE PAPER CUP (en anglais)

​It’s estimated that the world uses over 200 billion paper cups every year. But, depending on local laws and recycling facilities, not all disposable cups deemed recyclable can be recycled. Most are lined with a plastic film to prevent leakage, and that lining needs to be...

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LOCAL, RENEWABLE FEEDSTOCK CONTRIBUTES TO THE SUCCESS OF CANADIAN POTASH PRODUCTION (en anglais)

​By Tim Lougheed

Although the agricultural bounty of Canada’s prairies feeds a considerable num- ber of people, far more are fed by a product that comes from the same region, but is not cultivated on any farm. This region is rich in potash, a rusty coloured ore extracted from...

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