DISCOVERY OF THE MONTH
Discovery of Neoprene by DuPont - April 17, 1930
Neoprene was invented 83 years ago, on April 17, 1930 by DuPont. He is the only producer of Neoprene polychloroprene in North America. Neoprene is a versatile synthetic rubber still used for many chemical and weather-resistant applications today.