09 Okt 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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24 Apr 2018

Radici Contract chose ECONYL® 100% Regenerated yarn at Fuori Salone in Milan

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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19 Mrz 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 Mrz 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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05 Feb 2018

Aquafil signs an agreement with INVISTA reinforcing its presence in Asia Pacific.

China is one of the fastest growing markets in the world and from today Aquafil has an even more important presence in this strategic area for its development, thanks to the binding agreement with INVISTA reached precisely in these days. INVISTA is one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibree. […]

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08 Jan 2018

Aquafil and corporate videos for internal communication.

For the past few months, videos have been installed in every department of the company to communicate to all employees the most important facts and contents of the Group. For now, our „palimpsest“ includes: the last two news stories from the corporate website, the tweets, all the obligatory data on accidents, news of the territory, […]

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26 Jan 2018

Aquafil with ECONYL® yarn at the Heimtextil fair in Frankfurt.

From January 9-12, 2018 Aquafil was present at the Heimtextil fair in Frankfurt.   Heimtextil is the largest international trade fair for interior and contract textiles, furniture and accessories and attracts thousands of people from the world of furniture and design: architects, retailers, designers, interior decorators, interior designers, as well as visual merchandisers. Aquafil was […]

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16 Jan 2018

AQUAFIL AT DOMOTEX 2018 IN HANNOVER.

From January 12-15, Aquafil was in Hannover at Domotex 2018, the most important trade fair in the sector. Compared to previous years, the booth was almost completely dedicated to products made using ECONYL® yarn and with a communication that detailed some of the successes of ECONYL® yarn, taking into consideration various ideas, from the exclusivity […]

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