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11 Dic 2017

SwimSwam – ADIDAS X PARLEY UNVEIL LATEST SWIM COLLECTION WITH CORALIE BALMY

adidas,  leader in innovative and sustainable swim apparel, today announces the latest collection under the adidas x Parley partnership, told through former 200 m freestyle (short course) World Record holder and Ecologist, Coralie Balmy. (…) As with previous collections, ECONYL® is the fundamental material used to create swimwear in this collection. (…) Read more

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27 Nov 2017

WWD – Stella McCartney Honored for Innovation at the Fashion Awards in London

The designer will be the first recipient of the Special Recognition Award for Innovation By Natalie Theodosi STELLA’S MOMENT: The British Fashion Council will honor Stella McCartney’s commitment to championing sustainability and animal rights at this year’s Fashion Awards. McCartney will be the first recipient of the Special Recognition Award for Innovation, a new accolade […]

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13 Nov 2017

la Repubblica – Aquafil è pronta a fare shopping grazie allo sbarco a Piazza Affari

PARLA GIULIO BONAZZI, PATRON DELLA SOCIETÀ CHE PRODUCE RIVESTIMENTI PER PAVIMENTI E ABBIGLIAMENTO TECNICO RICICLANDO L’USATO: “PUNTIAMO ANCHE AGLI INVESTIMENTI SULL’ECONYL E SUL TAPPETO” Sara Bennewitz Per Giulio Bonazzi, patron di Aquafil, la sostenibilità è una condizione necessaria per fare impresa. […] «Anche in questo segmento siamo leader nel mondo e serviamo numerosi e prestigiosi […]

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12 Nov 2017

The New York Times – Fashion’s Interest in Alternative Fabrics Keeps Growing

By ASTRID WENDLANDT High-end fashion and sportswear brands are taking a growing interest in recycled and alternative fabrics made from unusual materials like mushrooms, oranges and even proteins inspired by spider-web DNA — but not just out of concern for the environment. They are recognizing that these cool materials of tomorrow could be something people […]

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30 Ott 2017

MOTOR1.COM – Volvo V90 Cross Country Volvo Ocean Race Fights Marine Pollution

Abandoned fishing nets will be used to make the 100% nylon carpet inlays. The Geely-owned premium automaker has found just the right way to celebrate the start of the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race by preparing an eco-friendly special edition of its V90 Cross Country rugged wagon. In a bid to fight marine pollution, the stylish hauler created […]

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25 Ott 2017

Stile.it – Sportswear che impara dal waterwear

Le proposte di due brand iconici nel mondo degli sport acquatici per il fitness fuori dalla piscina G. M. Il fitness acquatico richiede capi dalle altissime prestazioni. Ecco che i brand di waterwear hanno sviluppato una miriade di soluzioni per costumi, tute, mute, cuffie e occhialetti altamente performanti, che di anno in anno aggiungono un […]

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18 Ott 2017

Fast Company – Stella McCartney Is Weaving A New Way Forward

The designer has always eschewed leather, fur, and feathers in her collections. Now she is going even further. Will luxury fashion follow? BY MARY KAYE SCHILLING Consider your favorite T-shirt. Maybe it’s soft and worn, or fitted and new, or a recent pickup from a Kanye West or Taylor Swift tour. Whatever the style, chances […]

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17 Ott 2017

SUSTAINABLE BRANDS – How Companies ‘Seeing Goldmines in Landfills’ Are Refashioning Textiles

by Jasmin Malik Chua Want to subvert the traditional apparel supply chain? You must possess a “little bit of craziness,” according to Giulio Bonazzi, CEO and president of Aquafil, an Italian company that transforms abandoned fishing nets and castoff bits of carpet into good-as-new nylon fibers. Speaking on a panel at the Textile Sustainability Conference in Washington, D.C., last week, […]

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09 Ott 2017

Aquafil Invests $10M in Enhanced Waste Regeneration Plant in U.S.

Aquafil opens a new carpet recycling facility to help a wasteful industry go circular Trento, Italy, 11 September, 2017 –– Aquafil will open its first U.S. carpet recycling facility in Phoenix, AZ, offering a long-awaited solution to this persistent source of waste. Aquafil Carpet Recycling (ACR) #1 will recycle the Nylon 6 waste from carpets […]

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28 Set 2017

LA STAMPA Green Economy – Sarà di Aquafil il “Green Carpet” della Milano Fashion Week

L’azienda trentina, pioniera della circular economy e prossima matricola di Borsa, realizzerà il “carpet” più ecosostenibile della Milano fashion week: rigenerato da reti da pesca abbandonate e infinitamente rigenerabile MARCO TEDESCHI Il gruppo trentino Aquafil, leader nella produzione di nylon 6 e in particolare di ECONYL®, nylon 100% rigenerato da reti da pesca e materiali […]

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27 Set 2017

GIOIA – ECCO IL GREEN CARPET FASHION AWARD, IL PREMIO CHE CELEBRA LA MODA SOSTENIBILE

Un premio che dimostra che può fare fashion etico senza sacrificare l’estetica, e il made in Italy può conquistare il primato mondiale, per intraprendere una nuova strada del lusso che metta al centro l’uomo e il suo talento di Maria Elena Viola Milano, wow! Sono sempre più rare le occasioni per sentirsi fieri di essere italiani – sfogliando […]

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23 Set 2017

Aquafil scelta da Eco-Age come partner del The Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia 2017

Aquafil scelta da Eco-Age come partner del The Green Carpet Fashion Awards Italia 2017. L’azienda trentina, pioniera della circular economy e prossima matricola di Borsa, realizzerà il “carpet” più ecosostenibile della Milano fashion week: rigenerato da reti da pesca abbandonate e infinitamente rigenerabile Arco (TN), 23 settembre 2017 – Il Gruppo trentino Aquafil, leader nella […]

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