LAMPO – The implementation of a circular economy cycle is the target of new EU directive 2018/851 of European Parliament that rules recycling instead waste to energy also for textiles starting from January 1st 2025. Lampo and RadiciGroup has cooperated in developing a zipper in response to these guidelines. A textile garment is made of fabrics, and accessories, too; so it has to be designed as a “mono-material”, thinking of the end of its lifecycle.
RadiciGroup is the new sponsor of the Brazilian Men's Rafting Team
GRUPORADAR - With actions focused at promoting sports and preserving the environment, RadiciGroup Performance Plastics - considered Brazil’s second polyamide industry and one of the world's leading manufacturers of engineering plastics - is the new sponsor of the Brazilian Men's Rafting Team.
Italian study measures jacket's environmental footprint
ECOTEXTILE - The environmental magazine for the global textile supply chain. Europe's only vertically integrated textile mill has announced the results of a pioneering initiative to measure the produci environmental footprint (PEF) of a 100 per cent 'Made in Italy' jacket.
EN Air Brake Pipes and Tank Breather Hose Made of Bio-Based Polyamide 6.10
KUNSTSTOFFE - Excellent performance properties combined with low environmental impact were the main requirements made on new polyamide 6.10 grades developed for usage in media resistant pipe system in the automotive industry. Current application examples are pneumatic brake lines for trucks and, developed by Fiat Chrysler Automobile, tank breather hoses for passenger vehicles.