Healthy Seas and Hyundai

Hyundai Motor partners with Healthy Seas to foster a sustainable future

Always looking for new partners to join the cause, Healthy Seas is happy to announce the new partnership with Hyundai Motor.   Healthy Seas, established in 2013 by Aquafil S.p.A., ECNC Land & Sea Group and Star Sock, aims to free the oceans of abandoned fishing nets and other debris through education, prevention, and clean-up […]

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Aquafil joins in Fashion Revolution Week’s action to help amplify unheard voices

This week is Fashion Revolution, a time where the fashion industry comes together to question itself and improve its practices. The week-long event centers around the anniversary of the tragic Rana Plaza factory collapse on 24th April 2013, which killed 1,138 people and injured many more. 2021 marks 8 years since the tragedy, and this […]

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Earth Day Focus, how are we going to “restore our earth”?

In the week of Earth Day, Rosanna Falconer and Lizzie Carr will explore how we can ‘restore our Earth’ on the @econylbrand Instagram, join the conversation on Monday 19th April at 6PM BST, 7PM CET and 1PM EDT. The mission of the Earth Day Movement is to diversify, educate and activate the environmental cause worldwide. Beginning in 1970, EARTHDAY.ORG is the […]

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Post-COVID Eco-Conscious Design Choices for Commercial Office Spaces

Sustainability is the name of the game in 2021, with businesses being judged just as much (if not more) for their commitment to protecting the environment as they are for their financial potential. Therefore, eco-conscious design is a hot topic among contemporary commercial developers. In order to make an office space more environmentally friendly, give […]

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What is an eco-educator and what role do they have on social media?

Author: Brittany Johnston An eco-educator is a person who has a presence and platform on social media which is used to inform and engage their audience on climate issues, environmentalism, solutions to creating a better future for our planet and reversing the effects of fast fashion and climate change on the planet, without centring their […]

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6 Fashion & Interiors Brands Empowering Women Around The World

Author: Beatrice Murray-Nag For any brand, being truly sustainable means thinking beyond the environmental impact of each item it creates. Instead, it’s about actively seeking out problems to solve, developing products that turn a business into a force for good in the world. Alongside using low-impact materials and eco-friendly packaging, going one step further means […]

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Aquafil continues supporting the BMW Group’s sustainability strategy

Sustainability has become a strategic priority for the automotive industry, with automotive organizations increasingly using sustainable materials and 62% claiming to have a comprehensive sustainability strategy, according to Capgemini. Since 2016, the BMW Group has used ECONYL® yarn to make its floor and floormats for the BMW i3, BMW iX, and other models. Committed to […]

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“Waste: an ocean of opportunity” free webinar, live today on Material ConneXion platform

Sustainability and circular economy are top of mind for manufacturers and consumers but what does that mean for material scientists, engineers, and designers? How might we best address these issues? Wednesday, February 24th / 11am EST, join Material ConneXion, Dr. Andrew Dent, and Giulio Bonazzi for an insightful conversation on material topics. The webinar is […]

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ECONYL® In Conversation: Exploring Circularity in Fashion

Instagram Live on Wednesday 9th December on @econylbrand, with Vogue Intl Sustainability Editor Emily Chan and Outerknown Creative Director John Moore. 6pm GMT | 7pm CET | 10am PST

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Last years’ carpets are today’s couture – ECONYL® at the Green Carpet Fashion Awards 2020

This year’s extraordinary edition will centre around the theme of togetherness and rebirth – Aquafil highlights how discarded materials can be regenerated into ECONYL® yarn for the fashion industry Matilda De Angelis wears a mid-length cocktail dress Prada Re-Nylon and ankle boots completely made from Aquafil’s ECONYL® regenerated nylon yarn. Milan, 10th October 2020 – […]

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Mercedes Benz

Mercedes-Benz presents the new S-class with floor mats made with ECONYL® regenerated nylon

The S-Class stands for the fascination of MERCEDES-BENZ: legendary and traditional engineering expertise defines the luxury segment in the automobile industry. The new S-Class can be experienced with all the senses – seeing, feeling, hearing and smelling – while offering numerous innovations that allow humans not only to travel comfortably and work relaxed, but also […]

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Webinar – Dumpster Diversion: Designing with the end in mind

In July this year, Lance Hosey wrote on the Arch Daily that architects never waste a good crisis. And for this matter, we believe designers don’t either. He continues, “At heart, we are problem-solvers, and we jump at every problem that needs solving, a tendency that is inherent to our industry’s optimism.” Lance Hosey was […]

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