02 May 2017

A full day in Madrid dedicated to sustainability, with Now_Then and Sustainable Brands

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. […]

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28 Apr 2017

A world without waste: German documentary with the ECONYL® Regeneration System

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 […]

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21 Apr 2017

Inspired by the ECONYL® story!

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 […]

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10 Apr 2017

Risks and Rewards of the Circular Economy

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, […]

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23 Mar 2017

Giulio Bonazzi at the 5th Responsible Business Summit in New York

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 […]

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16 Feb 2017

The New Maesh Unlimited Collection by TOUCAN-T

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 […]

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14 Feb 2017

Rey Swimwear launches new collection made with ECONYL® regenerated yarn

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 […]

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13 Feb 2017

MEDIUM – Building a Sustainable Fashion Brand: the Story Behind Girlfriend Collective

 The number of environmentally conscious people is growing hand-in-hand with the awareness of the global environmental crisis. Every day there are more consumers who, when buying a product, look for companies with a sustainable mindset. But finding sustainable products suitable for our needs proves to be a difficult task too many times, and we simply […]

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20 Jan 2017

Giulio Bonazzi at the Ethical Fashion Show in Berlin

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). […]

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17 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 where our five new […]

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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 circular economy. The tips come from the final discussion among Timothy R. Basilone, Vice President – Environmental Affairs at Horsehead Corporation, Scott O’Connell, Director of Environmental Affairs at Dell […]

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09 Sep 2016


On Tuesday 13th of September, Giulio Bonazzi, CEO of Aquafil, will be attending the opening of Anne de Carbuccia’s exhibition “ONE • One Planet One Future” at Westbeth Artists Community on the West Side of Manhattan (NY). “I build ‘shrines’ to time,” says the artist who photographs large images of landscapes in which an hourglass and a […]

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