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08 Feb 2018

Bio-capro, infinite recycling can secure nylon’s future in the circular economy – Aquafil CEO

06 February 2018  Source: ICIS News LONDON (ICIS)–Interview article by Ciaran Tyler Moving towards a circular economy for nylon is a matter of when, not if, according to the CEO at one of Europe’s largest manufacturers of nylon textile filaments, Italy’s Aquafil. “[Current] raw materials are not an infinite resource, sooner or later they will become less [and] only […]

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05 Feb 2018

AQUAFIL SIGNS AN AGREEMENT WITH INVISTA REINFORCING ITS PRESENCE IN ASIA PACIFIC, ONE OF THE FASTEST GROWING MARKETS IN THE WORLD.

  PRESS RELEASE – Arco (TN, Italy), 5th February 2018 – Aquafil S.p.A. [ECNL] has signed an agreement with INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibres, to acquire certain tangible and intangible assets related to INVISTA’s nylon 6 business activity in Asia Pacific.   The assets to be […]

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23 Jan 2018

Aquafil and Genomatica join forces for bio-nylon – target more sustainable apparel, carpets and fibers.

PRESS RELEASE – Aquafil to provide R&D collaboration and development funding; gains option for commercial plant.   Trento, Italy and San Diego, CA, January 23, 2018 – Aquafil and Genomatica have announced a multi- year agreement to create sustainable caprolactam, a key ingredient to producing 100 percent sustainable nylon. The collaboration aims to develop a […]

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18 Jan 2018

Première Vision Returns to New York – WWD

WWD 16/01/2018 BY TRACEY GREENSTEIN business The winter edition will take place at Pier 94 on Jan. 16 to 17. Organizers of Première Vision New York, which runs today and Wednesday at Pier 94, said sustainability and creativity are the central themes of its winter edition. This year, the event showcases 254 exhibitors across the […]

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02 Jan 2018

Aquafil to conquer America. Press: L’ Adige.

After Phoenix, two more carpet recycling plants to produce raw materials for ECONYL® fiber. Revenues of around $530 million. TRENTO – Italy. Press: L’Adige 30/12/2017 Industria. There is not only the new plant in Phoenix, Arizona, a $10 million plant under construction. Aquafil – listed at the stock exchange – also has an extensive investment program […]

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16 Nov 2017

From oranges to outfits. New York Times International Edition.

New York Times International Edition  13/11/2017  BY ASTRID WENDLANDT  p. S2  Fashion’s interest in alternative fabrics continues to grow High-end fashion and sportswear brands are taking a growing interest in recycled and alternative fabrics made from unusual materials like mushrooms, oranges and even proteins inspired by spider-web DNA – but not just out of concern for the environment. […]

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03 Nov 2017

Stella McCartney Is Weaving A New Way Forward.

18/10/2017 FAST COMPANY online. The designer has always eschewed leather, fur, and feathers in her collections. Now she is going even further. Will luxury fashion follow? BY MARY KAYE SCHILLING   Editor’s Note: This story is one of two covers of Fast Company‘s November 2017 Tech + Culture Issue.    Consider your favorite T-shirt. Maybe it’s soft and worn, […]

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09 Oct 2017

Aquafil Invests $10M in Enhanced Waste Regeneration Plant in U.S.

Aquafil opens a new carpet recycling facility to help a wasteful industry go circular. Trento, Italy, September 2017 Aquafil will open its first U.S. carpet recycling facility in Phoenix, AZ, offering a long-awaited solution to this persistent source of waste. Aquafil Carpet Recycling (ACR #01) will recycle the Nylon 6 waste from carpets back into raw material, […]

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02 Oct 2017

How facility will recover nylon 6 from carpet.

September 29, 2017, Resource Recycling Magazine, Plastics Recycling Update – Posted on  September 29, 2017 by Jared Paben International yarn producer Aquafil will invest $10 million to build an Arizona operation generating nylon pellets from post-consumer carpet scrap. The Italy-based company recycles polyamide in fishing nets and carpets into yarn for use in carpets and […]

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ARKITECTUR
08 Feb 2017

ALLES BODEN!

Design und Gestaltung von Böden sind extrem wichtig: Worauf man schreitet, geht und steht, entscheidet ganz wesentlich über das Wohlbefinden mit – optisch, haptisch und akustisch. Je nach Anforderungsprofil werden verschiedene Eigenschaften schlagend: Böden in öffentlichen und halböffentlichen Räumen sind wesentlich stärker beansprucht als die zu Hause. Wer immer sich über Bodenbeläge aller Art von […]

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