> Celebrating 50 Years of Tyvek®
> Protecting Workers Decade After Decade
> Protecting the Health of Millions
> A Material for Greater Good
> Innovative Building Envelope Solutions for Nearly 40 Years
50 Years of Ingenuity
Tyvek® Photo Gallery
50 Years of Ingenuity
CELEBRATING 50 YEARS OF TYVEK® - 50 YEARS OF INGENUITY
The amount of Tyvek® HomeWrap® used on buildings worldwide could circle the Earth 1,000 times.
Tyvek® covers help protect the NASA International Space Station during manufacture and transport.
Tyvek® manufactured with 25% post-consumer recycled content has kept more than 460 million milk and water jugs out of landfills.
In Shin Godzilla, the 38th film in the Godzilla franchise, soldiers wear Tyvek® apparel when battling the fictional monster.
Tyvek® is an essential part of the Lumio, an LED lamp that folds out from the shape of a hard-cover book.
Tyvek® medical packaging helps protect umbilical cord devices that in turn help save the lives of mothers and newborns in Africa.
In 1995, a map printed on Tyvek® helped U.S. Air Force Captain Scott O’Grady survive when his plane was shot down over Bosnia.
In 2003, Tyvek® helped health workers combat the SARS outbreak in China.
Tyvek® is used in art packaging to protect priceless works during transit and storage.
Hotels and resorts offer Swim-eeze brand disposable bathing suits made of Tyvek® to guests who have forgotten to bring their own.
Tyvek® protective garments help keep responders safe while cleaning up the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill along the U.S. Gulf Coast.
80% of vaccines are packaged with Tyvek®.
Tyvek® serves as a weather barrier for the pavilion housing the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia.
The American Indian Museum uses Tyvek® for preservation work, including maintaining the shape of fragile, antique moccasins.
In the mid-1990s, fashion icon Donna Karan used Tyvek® to create line of bridal gowns.
More than 13,000 square yards of Tyvek® are used in the construction of the Ice Cube Curling Center ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Celebrating 50 Years of Tyvek®:
Protecting Workers Decade After
Protecting the Health of
Innovative Building Envelope Solutions for Nearly 40
A Material for Greater
Tyvek® Media Center