TURNING WASTE

INTO FIRST-GRADE NYLON

THIS IS

ECONYL®

CLOSING THE LOOP TO BRING RESPONSIBLE PRODUCTS TO LIFE, FOREVER

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A VISION

COMES TO LIFE,

IN ALL SHAPES AND COLORS

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LET'S FACE THE FACTS

Find out about the environmental footprint of the textile sector and how ECONYL® is doing its part.

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76.4

million tons of global textile production in 2010

(Source: PCI Fibres Red Book published May 2012)

69.2%

of fibers consumed in 2012
were man-made fibers

(Source: Opus Business Consultants 2012)

20%

of global production waste comes from the textile and apparel sectors

(Source: Environmental Protection Agency - European Commission Research Project Recycling Textile 2010)

ECONYL®

PRODUCTS

Learn more about the endless applications of the bulk continuous filaments (BCF) and nylon textile filaments (NTF) we produce.

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NEWS

19 Jan 2017
Fashion Photo-Shooting in a Waste Treatment Plant
We never thought about our waste treatment center in Ajdovscina as a place for a photo shoot with a model. It is cold, big and full of waste material. But, we were intrigued when our client Kunert asked if they could organize a photo shoot with a model in our Ajdovscina Waste Treatment […]
18 Jan 2017
Domotex 2017: Inspiration, Color and Pure Design
There was a lot going on both outside and inside our booth this year at Domotex. Let’s start from outside, as we are very proud to announce that Aquafil with ECONYL® yarns was selected for the “Innovation@Domotex”! As such, we were granted a spot in the special area of the exhibition […]
20 Dec 2016
7 tips to help grow your circular economy business
The webinar about “Growing a circular economy” by Ethical Corporation just ended, but we would like to share with you some final tips to help grow a circular economy. The tips come from the final discussion among Timothy […]
12 Oct 2016
The gold medal team for plastic and sustainability at Plasticity Forum London
Here is the video of the panel discussion “Weaving sustainability into our textiles” that took place at Plasticity Forum London on September 21st. The event was part of the London Design Festival and sought to bridge the […]
11 Oct 2016
Street art to represent the production process of Nylon at Aquafil’s headquarters
During this past weekend on the external wall of Aquafil’s headquarters in Arco (Trento), Italy, a 40-meter graffiti appeared. It is a creative representation of the production process of Nylon, commissioned by Aquafil to a group of writers from a local cultural organization […]

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