[DuPont] A registered trademark for a mineral-filled molded acrylic resin that was developed by DuPont in 1965. Corian was introduced commercially in 1971 as a solid polymer surface for bathroom countertops. Its uses have expanded to include kitchen counters, sinks, desks, moldings, outdoor furniture, windowsills, sculpture, and jewelry.
Hazards and Safety
Volatile organics = 0.0% at room temperature (website).