16 Jul 2015

Outerknown + ECONYL® has officially launched!

Aquafil has established a unique partnership with 11-time World Champion surfer Kelly Slater to launch a sustainable menswear apparel brand. Outerknown was born from Slater’s desire to create a clothing brand that blends style, function and sustainability. Slater’s unique connection to the ocean and environment pushed him to create a product he knew wouldn’t harm the things he loves […]

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02 Jul 2015

Medium – GreenTec Awards reward and promote best practices

A new Medium article by ECONYL® brand is out, talking about the incredible positive power of events like GreenTec Awards to promote sustainability in everyday life and in industries. Here is a report of what you cannot miss about that night and the awarded projects for green technologies. We know everything about is, we were there! GreenTec Awards reward and promote […]

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01 Jul 2015

Mr. Bonazzi’s interview on GreenTec Awards’ Newsletter

Here is the interview to Mr. Bonazzi, President of Aquafil, featured on the GreenTec Awards Newsletter. The interview is in German. Click on the picture to open the pdf.

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26 Jun 2015


NeoCon 2015 has officially come to a close. As North America’s largest commercial interiors tradeshow, NeoCon brought in more than 50,000 architect and design professionals from around the world. This year, Aquafil introduced the ECONYL® Global Collection to the North American market. The newly expanded collection now offers 137 colors for more than 10,000 possible combinations. Made […]

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18 Jun 2015

Ec-group wins the prestigious Good Design Australia Award with ECONYL®

On Friday 29th of May 2015, our client Ec-Group won the Good Design Award in Australia for their Wilderness carpet tile range featuring ECONYL®. Managed by Good Design Australia, the program promotes the very best in design, innovation and creativity at a national and international level. The aim is to showcase superior examples of good design across a […]

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11 Jun 2015

ECONYL® Regeneration System to be highlighted in Sustainia 100

Today, we are proud to announce that the ECONYL® Regeneration System will be spotlighted in the fourth edition of Sustainia 100. Sustainia is a think tank with a focus on identifying and advocating readily available, financially viable and scalable innovations. Every year, this think tank screens about 1,500 projects and innovations to highlight the top 100 promising […]

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04 Jun 2015

Great shots on the GreenTec Awards’ Green Carpet by ECONYL®

On Friday 29th, 2015, the GreenTec Awards took place in beautiful location of Tempodrom, Berlin. Many guests were present and many great projects were awarded in the different categories. We were there following the Gala and cheering up guests in the after gala at our ECONYL® booth.  The Green carpet made with ECONYL® in collaboration with Vorwerk was once […]

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26 May 2015

ECONYL® to appear at third consecutive GreenTec Awards in Berlin

Only two days remain until GreenTec Awards celebration in Berlin on May 29th. This is the third year that Aquafil has participated by supplying the ECONYL® Green Carpet made in collaboration with Vorwerk. Aquafil will again have  booth with fun activities related to saving the seas and ECONYL® final products including the red green carpet of course, […]

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25 May 2015

Medium: Sustainable business is profitable business

“How can businesses apply their knowledge to reduce their impact on the environment? And why would they even embark on such a complex and long-term process?” An article talking about why Aquafil decided to jump right into the challanges posed by the environment and by our changing society and how its example could be of inspiration for others busineses. […]

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19 May 2015

HealthySeas on Earthrise/AlJazeera

Earthrise called it “Fish Net Fashion” and is a great 10 minutes reportage on Healthy Seas and the journey from marine waste to wear. The whole journey from the recovery of fishing nets to the regeneration and to final products is explained in a very clear and visual way, also with the help of an animation for the chemical process of […]

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06 May 2015

Healthy Seas and ECONYL® go to school in Ancona

On April 30th, Healthy Seas and ECONYL®  met with students at the A.Volta middle school in Ancona, Italy to explain how the Healthy Seas initiative works and to talk about the collaboration with local fishermen at Ancona Harbor and DeFishGear. We demonstrated to the kids what is Healthy Seas and why it is important to recover marine waste […]

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30 Apr 2015

A journey from waste to wear with Earthrise

The Earthrise TV crew visited the Aquafil facilities last week to film a feature on Healthy Seas. The segment  will air at the end of May on Al Jazeera International. The  Earthrise team spent three days traveling to Croatia and Slovenia to document the story of this initiative. The trip began with a diving expedition in Croatian waters […]

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