DETROIT -- DuPont Automotive Systems has opened a $10 million paint laboratory in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
The laboratory will employ 30 scientists.
The DuPont Aichi Coatings Laboratory will be run by DuPont and DuPont Shinto Automotive Systems, which is a joint venture between DuPont and Shinto
DuPont Automotive Systems, of Troy, Mich., supplies coatings, engineering polymers, fibers, chemicals, refrigerants, finishes and small motor and transmission components.
It is a unit of DuPont Co., of Wilmington, Del.