02 Jul 2020

At Virtual NeoCon Aquafil takes the opportunity to create new conversations around sustainability and the future of design

This year, NeoCon tradeshow goes virtual and Aquafil takes part with an interactive showroom. The Virtual Showroom is centered around sustainability, re-design, and beauty, with no limitation to our imagination and to the ability to connect, with the hope to create new conversations around the future of design. We decided to collaborate with magazine Interior […]

20 Jun 2020

Giulio Bonazzi to discuss supply chains embracing circularity on GreenBiz Webcast on June 23

Today, June 23, 2020, Giulio Bonazzi will be a featured panelist at GreenBiz Webcast, discussing the topic, “How to Get Your Supply Chain to Embrace Circularity”. This webcast, organized by Interface, the worldwide commercial flooring company and global leader in sustainability, will also highlight ways to support existing suppliers, how to identify new opportunities, and […]

04 Jun 2020

Aquafil focuses on reducing ocean waste in circular economy on world oceans day June 8, 2020

Giulio Bonazzi, Chairman and CEO of Aquafil Group to Share Insights at the Fashinnovation Virtual Conference   Cartersville, GA, June 4, 2020 – Aquafil announced today that will share insights on reducing ocean waste as we move toward a circular economy this World Oceans Day, June 8, 2020. World Oceans Day was created to remind […]

13 Jun 2020

Our new video on Aquafil Carpet Recycling Plants in the USA is now online!

Do you know what Aquafil Carpet Recycling Plants are? Each year in the U.S., 4 billion pounds of carpet is discarded in landfills. The Aquafil carpet recycling plants focus on sourcing materials through the disassembly of carpets. The goal is to recycle as much carpet waste as possible. Aquafil opened its first U.S. carpet recycling facility […]

19 May 2020

Congratulation! Sacco Goes Green, made with ECONYL® yarn, is awarded with “NYC AwardxDesign” for the category “Greater Good”

Sacco Goes Green, made by Zanotta, has claimed the NYCxDESIGN Award in the “Greater Good: social + environmental impact” promoted by Interior Design Magazine. The category “Greater Good” is focused on projects that have a value in terms of environmental impact and represent a solution for sustainable development: it is, therefore, a great acknowledgment for […]

18 Mar 2020

A note from Aquafil Chairman and CEO about COVID-19

Dear Aquafil friends, As COVID-19 spreads, we at Aquafil want to do our part to protect our community. We have taken additional safety measures to protect our employees, customers, and suppliers. We are working hard to ensure the safety of our personnel worldwide, in addition to the continuity of production, while applying the most effective […]

21 Feb 2020

Safilo and Aquafil together to produce eco-sustainable eyewear

PRESS RELEASE Padua, February 21, 2020 – Safilo, a worldwide leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of eyewear, today announces the introduction of ECONYL® regenerated nylon in its eyewear collections, thanks to a pioneering partnership with Aquafil, a recognized global player with over half a century of expertise in creating synthetic fibres. ECONYL® is […]

16 Jan 2020

Giulio Bonazzi joined the CEOs Call to Action endorsed by almost 400 CEOs

Giulio Bonazzi, Chairman and CEO of Aquafil, joined the CEOs Call to Action endorsed by almost 400 CEOs to promote a more sustainable Europe. …”We are almost 400 business leaders that take the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals as a compass to make the transformation required to face the challenges.” what is written in the […]

18 Nov 2019

AquafilCRO is installing the biggest solar power plant in Croatia

In our plant in Croatia, the roof will be entirely covered by solar modules: this means CO2 savings of 941.994 kg a year. It will be the biggest solar power plant in Croatia. Here are some pictures of the work in progress.

21 Nov 2019

Tarkett and Aquafil close the loop on carpet tiles: a key step towards circular economy

PRESS RELEASE Paris, France and Waalwijk, The Netherlands, November 21, 2019 – Tarkett today announces that it is closing the loop on commercial carpet tiles in Europe thanks to a pioneering partnership with Aquafil. This is the result of an intensive collaboration over recent years, going beyond the traditional customer and supplier relationship. The two […]

23 Sep 2019

Aquafil provided the green carpet made from ECONYL® regenerated yarn for the third annual Green Carpet Fashion Awards.

Milan, 23rd September 2019 – Aquafil provided the centerpiece of the third annual Green Carpet Fashion Awards, Italia,– a green carpet made with ECONYL® regenerated nylon produced in collaboration with the Danish Company, ege carpets. For the second year, the carpet was designed by Vogue editor, Hamish Bowles, Creative Director for the awards. Inspired by Leonardo […]

19 Aug 2019

Fortune’s 2019 Change the World List: Companies to Watch

August 19, 2019 FORTUNE – By Matthew Heimer and Erika Fry Fortune’s Change the World list focuses on companies that are addressing social challenges through their core business activities. Most of the companies on that list are relatively large, with $1 billion or more in annual revenue, which helps them both pay for and scale their […]