27 Oct 2018

ECONYL® Regeneration System displayed at the Circular Economy exhibition

A mobile exhibition on “The circular economy in the Danube region” is travelling across various countries: – from August to September 2018, it was in Augsburg (Germany) – in October 2018 it was at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Slovenia in Ljubljana – from November to December 2018 it will be at the Ministry of the Environment and […]

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09 Oct 2018

Divers remove monster ghost fishing nets from Italian waters

4000kg of discarded fishing nets recovered from Italian waters by Healthy Seas initiative with Ghost Fishing volunteer divers Ghost fishing nets account for 10% of the total plastic waste in our seas Textile manufacturer Aquafil transforms collected oceanic and landfill waste into sustainable textiles Gucci, Richard Malone and Adidas among hundreds of other brands who […]

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25 Sep 2018

Aquafil, partner of “Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia” second edition

Milan, September 23, 2018 – Aquafil renewed its partnership with the Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia and took part at the event’s second edition with a magical green carpet. The event, organized by Eco-Age with the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, Ministero dello Sviluppo Economico, the Italian Trade Agency and the Comune di Milano, has a […]

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21 Jun 2018

AquafilCRO to install a rooftop photovoltaic power station

Croatian Ministry of Environmental Protection and Energy approved the AquafilCRO’s project of a photovoltaic power station worth 2.27 million € with a 1.435 million € subvention. 9.200 photovoltaic modules, which are going cover the Croatian plant’s roof are estimated to produce2.602.192 kWh/year. The electricity produced by the rooftop photovoltaic system will represent 8,65 % of […]

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08 Jun 2018

The ECONYL® carpet made by ege at CFDA Awards in NYC

Last night we were at the CFDA Awards at the Brooklyn Museum in New York with a fancy carpet made by ege with our ECONYL® regenerated nylon. The carpet was not actually a red one, but rather a customized carpet with black and white stripes. Lot of celebrities were welcomed into the Museum walking on our ECONYL® carpet and […]

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24 Apr 2018

Radici Contract chose ECONYL® 100% Regenerated yarn for its booth at Fuori Salone

Abandoned fishing nets and old carpets are just a few examples of the waste that are used to produce ECONYL® yarn, a top-quality regenerated nylon fiber, used by groundbreaking carpet manufacturers who make sustainability one of the pillars of their business. Radici Carpet chose ECONYL® yarn for their sophisticated luxury rugs and for their special […]

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05 Apr 2018

OHSAS 18001:2007 AquafilSLO

AquafilSLO Ljubljana has been found to conform to the Occupational Health and Safety Management System standard: OHSAS 18001:2007.

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28 Mar 2018

Welcome to Aquafil booth at Chinafloor.

Aquafil was present with an impressive booth of over 100 square meters. The 28 new colors of the ECONYL® Global Collection, ECONYL® StayClean Home and Office, and luxury rugs were the main topics displayed in the booth. The exhibition was a great success, and our booth was always crowded with a lot of customers and […]

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19 Mar 2018

Aquafil at the Domotex ASIA Chinafloor Exhibition March 20-22, 2018.

This year, Aquafil is present with an important booth at the Domotex Asia Chinafloor Exhibition, which will be held from March 20 to March 22 in Shanghai. The booth has an area of 100 square meters and will resume the communication displayed at the Domotex in Hannover, on four external walls. The themes will be: […]

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05 Mar 2018

ACR No. 1 starts initial operations.

Press: Floor Covering News, March 02, 2018 Cartersville, Ga.—Aquafil USA’s initial operations at Aquafil Carpet Recycling (ACR) No. 1 in Phoenix have begun. ACR No. 1 will deconstruct used nylon 6 carpet back into raw material and provide its Econyl facility in Slovenia with nylon 6 material to be depolymerized. ACR No. 1 is expected to […]

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23 Feb 2018

Here’s how they celebrated the Chinese New Year at Aquafil Asia Pacific and China.

The Spring Festival, known as the Chinese New Year, is the most important annual festival in China. According to the Chinese Zodiac, 2018 is the Year of the Dog. Even our colleagues in Aquafil Jiaxing China celebrated, they sent us some pictures of their moments of joy in the company: a ballroom lit by stars, […]

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14 Feb 2018

POLETTI, MINISTER OF LABOR AND SOCIAL POLICIES, VISITS AQUAFILSLO IN SLOVENIA.

Ljubljana, February 13, 2018. Giuliano Poletti, Italian Minister of Labor and Social Policies visited AquafilSLO, the Aquafil plant in Slovenia, accompanied by Italian Ambassador for Slovenia Paolo Trichilo. In Ljubljana, the pair was welcomed by two representatives of the senior management of Aquafil, Fabrizio Calenti and Adriano Vivaldi, as well as members of the board […]

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