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DuPont Starts Up $500-Million Kevlar Plant

8:46 AM MDT | October 6, 2011 | Vincent Valk

DuPont has started up a $500-million Kevlar para-aramid fiber plant in Cooper River, SC, the company says. The plant will begin supply customers at the end of the year. The plant, combined with a $50 million expansion at an existing Richmond, VA facility, increases global Kevlar capacity by 25%....

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