The LIFE-FLAREX team of CSIC-IQAC and LEITAT have published a peer-reviewed paper on the Journal of Industrial Textiles with the technical results of LIFE-FLAREX on expandible graphite as a sustainable alternative against halogenated compounds.
Release of the LIFE-FLAREX reports to facilitate substitution of flame retardants in the textile industry
LIFE-FLAREX project, led by AEI TÈXTILS, the Catalan Technical Textiles’ Cluster, run from July 2017 to June 2020.
CSIC-IQAC published a technical paper on about the results of dermal toxicity of flame retardants tested during the LIFE-FLAREX project.
On September 24th, CS-POINTEX participated in the Round Table of the event “BIOECONOMY DAY”, together with the other 6 Regional Innovation Cluster Managers and with the Regional Government. During CS-POINTEX speech the LIFE-FLAREX project was presented as a success story.
The Spanish Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism has released the latest edition of its publication “Economía Industrial Núm.416: Transición Eco-Industrial” featuring an article from LEITAT that features LIFE-FLAREX project as a benchmark in Catalonia activities towards the circular economy.
ATEVAL keeps disseminating the project results and presented the outcomes of LIFE-FLAREX project to several companies within the cluster. ATEVAL president visited two textile finishing companies in the region to explain in detail de outcomes and the safer alternatives identified in the project.
LIFE-FLAREX meets remotely to assess the conclusions of safer flame retardants for the textile industry
The LIFE-FLAREX consortium met remotely on June 18th 2020 in the last project meeting. The consortium reviewed the conclusions of all the actions of the project. Several points were treated with utmost detail; particularly, the completed industrial trials and the final results of the Life Cycle Assessment and the Risk Assessment that assesses the human […]
LIFE-FLAREX final event brings together companies and organizations to discuss on alternative flame retardants
The LIFE-FLAREX final event was organized remotely on June 17th 2020 and it was organized by FLAREX partnership. The event was highly successful with over 60 participants from across Europe.