The LIFE-FLAREX team wants to share the invitation to an upcoming workshop organized by C2MA (Mines d’Alès) and EPNOE (European Polysaccharide Network of Excellence) entitled “Towards flame retardant biopolymers and biocomposites: current research strategies, scientific barriers and perspective applications” which be held on October 16-17th in Alès (France).
AEI TÈXTILS participated at the 17th edition of CITEXT – International Business Convention for Textile and Soft Functional Materials. CITEXT was held on May 16th and 17th in Troyes (France). LIFE-FLAREX project was presented in the AEI TÈXTILS booth and brochures were given out to interested visitors.
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LEITAT presented a joint poster on LIFE-FLAREX and MIDWOR-LIFE projects during SETAC 2018 held in Rome on May 13-17th. The poster was about the challenges for a comparative risk assessment among conventional hazardous substances and alternatives for textile finishing
LIFE-FLAREX Stakeholder’s Workshop attracts companies and organizations from 8 European countries to discuss on alternative Flame Retardants
The LIFE-FLAREX Stakeholder’s workshop was held in Brussels on January 16th 2018 and it was co-organized by LIFE-FLAREX partnership, EURATEX-The European Apparel and Textile Confederation and the European Chemical Agency (ECHA). This event brought together a total of 32 relevant stakeholders (chemical producers, textile industries, industrial associations and groups of interest) coming from organizations in […]
LIFE-FLAREX reviews the selection of products to be used during the project in the second consortium meeting at Centexbel
On Wednesday January 17th 2018, the LIFE-FLAREX consortium held its biannual project meeting at the project partner CENTEXBEL premises in Gent, Belgium. The External Advisory Board of the project attended to this meeting as part of the project strategy to gather vital inputs during this milestone. The members present were Ms. Dunja Drmac, Sustainability Officer […]
Workshop registration open: “ADVANCES IN THE SUBSTITUTION OF HAZARDOUS FLAME RETARDANT CHEMICALS IN HOME TEXTILES”
The aim of this workshop is to discuss the advances and implementation of chemical substitution policies in the textile industry, particularly on the use of flame retardants for home textiles including carpets, upholstery for home furniture and other products such as mattresses or curtains.
LIFE-FLAREX project was present at the first edition of the Technical Textile Meetings Morocco. AEI TÈXTILS, LIFE-FLAREX coordinator, distributed project leaflets during the event which took place in Casablanca on 22nd and 23rd November 2017.
LIFE-FLAREX partners LEITAT and CENTEXBEL were present at the third European conference on “Fire-safe Textiles and Plastics”
The third edition conference on “Fire-Safe Textiles and Plastics” took place in Ghent, Belgium, on 12th and 13th October.
EASME, the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, from the European Commission, organized a kick-off meeting for all the LIFE+ projects cofounded by the 2016 programme. AEI TÈXTILS, as coordinator of the project LIFE-FLAREX, participated at the event, together with LEITAT, partner of the project
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In the beautiful venue of the New Zebra in Ghent-Belgium, experts from industry and research will discuss the main changes and trends in flame retardant products, legislation and environmental concerns