29 Gen 2019

MEDIUM – Sustainability in Fashion Is the Topic of 2019: From Davos to New York, Textile Leaders Join Forces to Address Sustainability in Fashion

Last week our chairman and CEO Giulio Bonazzi was in New York City for a panel at Texworld USA to discuss technological innovation in textiles and its impact on the environment . Here are key highlights from a very busy week in sustainable fashion and takeaways from Bonazzi’s Texworld experience. What a momentous couple of weeks […]

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21 Gen 2019

ECONYL® regenerated nylon plays an essential role at DOMOTEX 2019 in Hannover

“Good design begins with the end in mind”. With this concept, Aquafil created its booth at DOMOTEX 2019 around its commitment towards a circular economy. ECONYL® regenerated nylon played an essential role. New Samples, new Trends and a Circular Economy approach with the end in mind ECONYL® regenerated nylon gives you endless possibilities. At Domotex […]

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20 Dic 2018

MEDIUM – What a journey! Closing the loop on carpet manufacturing.

On December 13th we celebrated the opening of our first recycling plant in the States. This is one step further in our journey to revolutionize our supply chain and create more sustainable products both in the carpet flooring industry and in fashion. It was an amazing journey and many who were with us through it […]

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19 Dic 2018

AW lancia il morbidissimo tappeto che salva la fauna marina

With its new brand Sedna®, AW launches a broadloom carpet collection that is soft, luxurious and durable. Made with ECONYL® regenerated nylon, Sedna® carpet helps to save thousands of beautiful sea creatures like sea turtles, dolphins, and seals that will no longer get stuck in life-threatening abandoned fishing nets. Moreover, Sedna® comes with an ECO […]

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10 Dic 2018

MEDIUM – Men’s Gifts for Christmas that don’t cost the Earth

Clothing and fashion accessories are very popular items on many Christmas shopping lists, but we cannot forget the importance of our fashion choices just because it’s Christmas. So here are some sustainable ideas to make special gifts to eco-conscious men. Many studies show that there is a small but consistent gender gap in environmental views and climate […]

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28 Nov 2018

MEDIUM – Riding the wave of change in the automotive industry with circular economy

It’s an exciting time for the automotive industry. Technology is challenging it as well as a significant change in consumers attitude and the pressing problem of climate change, the waste crisis and the skyrocketing of the prices of raw materials. All these problems are calling for a profound shift in the mindset of the industry […]

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09 Nov 2018

Breitling realizza il primo cinturino fatto con materiale plastico riciclato, proveniente dai mari

Breitling presenta per la prima volta nella sua storia un orologio dal cinturino realizzato a partire da materiali riciclati, il Superocean Héritage II Chronograph 44 Outerknown. Ciascun segnatempo è dotato di cinturino NATO in filo ECONYL®, un materiale plastico rigenerato prodotto con nylon di scarto, ad esempio delle reti da pesca, proveniente da oceani di […]

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22 Ott 2018

MEDIUM – A fishing net, a carpet, a dress and the endless possibilities in between

The story that we would like to share with you today is a visual one, and one that we would like you to smell, touch, hear and feel. We are in the Piazza del Duomo, in the city center of Milano. Here, twice a year the area transforms into an open runway because models, journalists, […]

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18 Ott 2018

Il Nuovo museo di ‘Fashion for Good’ ci fa ripensare la moda

Il primo museo interattivo per la moda sostenibile ha aperto I battenti ad Amsterdam con un’installazione realizzata con fili ECONYL®. Fashion for Good è un’organizzazione olandese dedicata alla moda circolare che ad Amsterdam ha appena aperto un museo unico al mondo. I visitatori sono incoraggiati ad esaminare le loro abitudini di consumo, fare scelte più […]

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09 Ott 2018

Recuperata una rete da pesca da oltre 2 tonnellate abbandonata al largo delle isole Eolie che verrà trasformata in collezioni da passerella

Tra il 6 e l’8 ottobre un team di subacquei volontari della no profit Healty Seas ha raccolto oltre 4 tonnellate di reti da pesca abbandonate nel mare al largo delle isole Eolie. In particolare, l’operazione ha permesso di recuperare una gigantesca rete da pesca, di oltre 2 tonnellate, persa oltre 10 anni fa durante […]

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05 Ott 2018

MEDIUM – How to future-proof the design of your office

Nothing has changed as rapidly in design as the concept of offices in the latest years. But, are there trends which are persistent? What is the future of offices, and why there are so many changes constantly? We talked with two brands of carpet flooring design — Tarkett and ege carpets — who are now focusing on finding out […]

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04 Ott 2018

Parte la missione di recupero delle reti da pesca disperse nei fondali delle Isole Eolie

Healthy Seas, in collaborazione con l’Aeolian Islands Preservation Fund (AIPF), Blue Marine Foundation (BLUE) e la Ghost Fishing Foundation, si fa promotore di una missione di recupero delle reti da pesca perse o abbandonate nei fondali marini al largo delle isole Eolie. La missione è interamente sponsorizzata da Aquafil, con un contributo di AIPF e […]

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