DuPont Named Among the "World's Most Admired Companies" by FORTUNE Magazine

 DuPont Named Among the "World's Most Admired Companies" by FORTUNE Magazine

Company Ranked in Top 50 for Fourth Consecutive Year

PR Newswire

WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 28, 2013

WILMINGTON, Del., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --DuPont is among the world's
top 50 most admired companies for the fourth consecutive year, according to a
study released today by FORTUNE magazine.

DuPont is No. 41 on FORTUNE's Top 50 "World's Most Admired Companies" list –
widely considered among the most definitive report cards on corporate
reputation. For the second consecutive year, DuPont is the only company in
its sector named to the list. The results, which are available online, will
be in the March 18 edition of FORTUNE.

To identify and rank the most admired companies, FORTUNE and its partner, The
Hay Group, started with 1,400 companies from the Fortune 1,000 and the
non-U.S. companies in Fortune's global 500 database. Hay then selected the 15
largest for each international industry and the 10 largest for each U.S.
industry, surveying a total of 687 companies from 30 countries.

To view FORTUNE magazine's Top 50 "Most Admired Companies" list, click here.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the
global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services
since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers,
governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such
global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere,
decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the
environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to
inclusive innovation, please visit


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