Founded in 1802, DuPont offers a range of products for the building and construction, health care and medical, packaging and graphic arts, and safety and protection industries. It features products of various brands, including Pioneer, Teflon, Corian, Kevlar, SentryGlas and Tyvek. The company provides a range of products that includes fluoropolymer additives, lubricants, monomers, crop seeds, fungisides, herbicides, fire extinguishants, fuel cell components, ink-jet printers and cable materials. It also offers packaging materials that include envelopes, resins, sealants and food packaging systems. DuPont provides sample analysis, asset maintenance, analytical solutions and consulting services. It serves the agriculture, electronic, energy, government, plastic and transportation industries. The company additionally sponsors NASCAR car racing events. It employs more than 60,000 people and operates in over 70 countries in the United States, Europe, Asia and Africa. DuPont maintains a location in LaPlace, La.