Our Expertise and Innovation


We have hundreds of scientists researching food safety problems and water and energy solutions. Studying the viruses and bacteria that can make people sick – and how to destroy them. Investigating how a new technology can impact – and be impacted by – the efficient use of natural resources.

Stepping in When Progress Needs a Little Help

  • 5,300 patents
  • 1,300 scientists
  • 13 RD&E centers worldwide
  • 22,500 field experts