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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Hylene organic, isocyanates plant at DuPont Chambers Works
DuPont's 25 million pound 'Hylene' organic, isocyanates plant now on stream at the Chambers Works, Deepwater Point, New Jersey. The plant was constructed during 1955 and completed in January of 1956. It currently employs approximately 80 people. Organic isocyanates are versatile chemicals which, in combination with various other compounds, form rubber like or plastic like material with potentially wide use in such fields as building, transportation, upholstery and insulation.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Chemical plantsChemical industry
Deepwater Point (N.J.)
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341)
Series VIII, Box 8, Folder 20 'Chambers Works Deepwater Point, New Jersey'
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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