P&G brands have been in the business of cleaning for over 175 years. More than a decade ago, a P&G scientist developed a powdered cleaning technology he believed had the potential to change lives. Today, these P&G packets have helped millions of people make dirty, dangerous water clean and drinkable.
It’s called the HydroPack™ – a paper-thin pouch that overnight can turn dirty water into a flavored, healthy drink. Developed by Hydration Technology Innovations (HTI), the HydroPack™ uses a membrane made from Eastman cellulose acetate that is the heart of HTI’s proprietary Forward Osmosis technology. In the hands of children following a disaster such as […]
With busy lifestyles and a growing urban population comes an increase in demand for food that is fresh, healthy, and convenient. Increasing food production efficiency and addressing waste has become a major priority, and Dow is committed to developing innovative flexible packaging solutions that address these challenges.
There’s a fixed amount of water on our planet, but an ever growing population. Dow finds ways to more effectively filter it, more efficiently purify it, more completely re-use it, on both a small scale and large. For more than 70 years Dow has been developing and applying separation and purification technologies around the world. […]
People are remaining active longer than ever and they don’t want to surrender the freedom that comes with being able to enjoy hobbies and exercise. That means more people will require artificial joints and more will be demanded of those devices. Celanese makes GUR UHMWE-PE, a polymer that cushions prosthetic parts and has become the […]
Evonik is the only supplier worldwide of all four of the amino acids essential to animal nutrition – DL-methionine, lysine, threonine and tryptophan. Besides ensuring a healthy animal diet, these amino acids also make it possible to obtain high quality protein using fewer precious resources.
The Procter & Gamble Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program has provided 7 billion liters of clean drinking water around the world! That much clean water has saved an estimated 39,000 lives during emergencies and in sustained community programs. The not-for-profit program aims to save one life every hour by 2020 by sharing 2 billion liters […]
3M touches virtually every part of your life. With medical dressings that help wounds heal faster, reflective materials that make our roadways safer, and even stethoscopes that listen to astronauts’ heartbeats in space, 3M people and technology help make the impossible, possible.
DuPont drives progress in healthcare design with advanced materials like Corian® that help heathcare architects and designers prevent infection while creating vibrant spaces. With Corian®, hospitals like the UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s hospital in Cleveland are helping adolescents physically and emotionally relate.