The GORE Universal Pipe Gasket, a breakthrough gasket with low creep, high tensile strength and low stress-to-seal characteristics, has been recognized with a Third Place award for the Americas Region in the 2004 DuPont Plunkett Awards competition. "The winners of this year's Plunkett Awards again demonstrate the valuable contribution of DUPONT Fluoropolymers in innovations that make a difference in people's lives by reducing costs or improving performance," said Cindy Green, global business manager for DuPont Fluoropolymer Solutions. Each winner was selected for its entry's degree of innovation, breadth of use and commercial significance.

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