The bright side of waste
In this TEDx conference Giulio Bonazzi, President of Aquafil, starts from his very personal experience to tell the story of how the initial idea of ECONYL® regenerated yarn came to life.
It has been a long journey but the story is fascinating and inspiring to point out how important it is to be brave and bold when looking for new solution to the environmental challenge we face.
Giulio Bonazzi representing Aquafil sustainability journey at 2nd International Circular Change Conference
Our CEO Giulio Bonazzi will be one of keynote speakers at the 2nd International Circular Change Conference, which will be held on 11th and 12th of May in Ljubljana and Maribor. His speech, entitled “Emergence of the Circular Culture in a Sustainable Business, will show Aquafil’s successful journey towards full sustainability as one of the […]
On May 11, 2017 the fifth edition of the Copenhagen Fashion Summit will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark. The summit is the world’s most important event on sustainability in fashion and offers a meeting platform for the fashion sector’s decision makers and creatives to learn and engage with industry frontrunners. We will be there to […]
This Sunday, May 7th, in Madrid, the whole day will be dedicated to sustainability with the Sustainable Sunday event by Sustainable Brands and the British Council. This event will take place in Paseo del Prado from 10 am to 8 pm and will include laboratories, talks, live music, movies and also little shops of the most sustainable brands. […]
We would like to share this documentary that was broadcasted on ZDF German public television during the planet-e program. The documentary explores the possibility of a world without waste material where — thanks to the circular economy — waste is part of the supply chain and, as in our ECONYL® Regeneration Process, becomes raw material […]
Some days ago we spotted some nice pictures of a swimsuit on Instagram and discovered that a senior student of North Carolina State University created the swimsuit by using our ECONYL® regenerated yarn woven into beautiful Carvico fabric. We interviewed her to discover what inspired her and what she sees for the future of sustainability […]
A bikini that began as a fishing net? A jacket that started as a carpet? There’s a common thread in each of these – the circular economy. While this approach to business is time intensive and requires continuous collaboration, the end result is powerful. Companies are risk averse – just like people. But now more than ever, […]