A video explaining the ECONYL® Regeneration System
“The time has come to clean up our act. The time has come for ECONYL®”. This is how the story of the ECONYL® Regeneration system starts.
In three minutes this video talks about the whole journey in six steps of the regeneration of nylon 6 waste into ECONYL® yarn for a variety of application. Besides explaining each step, the focus is mainly on the infinite product life cycle that is created thanks to this close loop process that can be repeated perpetually.
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, […]
On Monday, March 27th, Aquafil’s Chaiman and CEO Giulio Bonazzi will be speaking at the 5th Responsible Business Summit in New York. The event will take place on the 27th and 28th of March and is organized by Ethical Corporation. Giulio Bonazzi will speak in a round table together with David Rosenberg, CEO and Co-Founder of AeroFarms and […]
The innovative high-tech tile maesh unlimited by TOUCAN-T is the result of creative design and the latest tufting technology. The goal was the creation of a structured carpet tile which visually connects form and floor space. Through its fine high-low-optics, seamless transitions can be created. maesh unlimited is made with ECONYL® 100% regenerated yarn and combines product […]
Swimsuit designer Jessica Rey, founder of Rey Swimwear has developed sustainable swimsuit designs partnering with our company, Aquafil, to create designs that incorporate our ECONYL® 100% regenerated Nylon. Rey’s collection will include one-piece, two-piece and kids’ swimwear lines and will offer popular designs with women’s confidence, comfort, and timeless style in mind. The company was […]
On January 19th, our CEO Giulio Bonazzi participated in a panel discussion in Berlin at the Ethical Fashion Show. The subject was “Plastics in our waters: The role of the textile industry”. The moderator was Dr. Bernhard Bauske of WWF and the other guests were: Alexander Nolte (Langbrett), Michael Spitzbarth (Bleed), and Angele Zettner (Manufactum). […]